The moment of waiting is over - the new born baby has finally
arrived from the maternity hospital and everyone at the house is
excited and just waiting to get the baby into their arms.
The last nine months have not been easy for you and your husband
and now things can get back to normal again. You are both exhausted
from the long hours spend in the labour ward and now you can rest.
Its time to start implementing all the plans you set 9 months ago.
This website is going to help you get organised with your new born
baby...Subscribe to our 14 free series of "How to choose
a nanny" Your husband and his best friend probably spent the last
few months preparing the baby room and you hope that they did not
forget to put the baby furniture, baby clothing, toys and everything
a newborn could ever want and need in the room. You probably read
a dozen and a half baby care books and magazines while you were
at the hospital but you feel like all that information was not enough.
Don't worry.. just breathe slowly (sounds familiar?). Now lets start
with the first thing - have you given your baby (baby names last
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Give your baby a name you enjoy calling
baby is a very importa is a very important part of most South
Africans cultures. The name given to a baby normally tells a story
about either the parents life or has some other deeper message.
In the Zulu culture the male baby is normally named after the powerful
late forefather (e.g..
while the girl child is given the name of a hardworking grandmother.
Other cultures actually have a special naming ceremony were the
elders gather and decide on a suitable name to bless the child.
Other people might prefer to name their child at church during
the Baptism ceremony (like what happened to me 35 years ago). Nowadays
the system is a bit different because you have to name your child
at birth, while still at the clinic so that the birth certificate
can be drafted. Either way.. the whole process of naming the baby
is both exciting and sometimes confusing - but is enjoyable for
both the new mother and father.robably spent a few nights just imagining
your little bundle of joy sleeping in the baby's room in the little
cute crib. Its not a dream anymore. Little Shaka is in his baby
cradle dreaming about his new exciting adventures he will have when
he is old enough. Perhaps he will conquer Kingdoms like his Great
Grandfather. Anything is possible...
Babies are delicate and need soft baby clothing and shoes
If you had gone for a cat-scan then you will know the sex of
your baby in advance and this helps you plan and buy the perfect
clothes. The norm is blue for baby boys and pink for baby girls..
the choice is yours or you can mix the two. Knowing the sex of your
baby will also help you in decorating the baby room and choosing
the best toys.... don't get me wrong ..I'm not saying that you should
buy a rugby ball for you baby boy already.. ha that's too earlier.
If you go to Ackerman's you will find a section with toys for new
born babies and they also categorise them according to sex as well.
This specialised baby website is going to prepare you to become a good mother or father to your new born baby. We are going to focus on getting you ready for you baby's first year as a tiny human being. We have also drafted up the top 10 baby tips according to a South African baby survey done by independent auditors. Providing for a baby and all its needs isn't cheap. If your budget is stretched
payday loans and other such short term finance options can be a great help. . We are going to focus
on getting you ready for you baby's first year as a tiny human being.
We have also drafted up the top 10 baby tips according to a South
African baby survey done by independent auditors.
We will offer
advice on everything from getting your baby to sleep to baby's
first cold. This is by no means a guide that dictates what you should
or should not do. It is important to keep in mind that every baby
is unique and will react differently to different situations. Remember
your baby's very unique and that's why he/she is yours.
Learning what works for you and your baby is what parenting is
all about. Throw in love and patience and you have a formula that
is sure to work for you.
We have organized a list of what your baby will need for the
first few months after birth...
Baby names - There is a
lot that goes into naming your first born, second born baby.
Choose a name that the baby can leave up to and be proud of
when he grows up.
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Baby clothes and shoes -
Do not buy too at this point as the baby will out grow them.
Rather mix and match - buy 3 months baby clothes and then buy
some more after that. You can get your nieces old baby clothes
Baby furniture - It really
isn't that expensive and looks cute as well. You will have to
get the very best for your new born child. Baby furniture includes
a bed, a crib, strollers, prams, cots and seats.
Baby Room Decoration - Baby girls
are surely different from baby boys, How are you going to decorate
your baby's room. You might need to
hire an interior
designer to help you organize your baby's room
Baby city and shops ... There
are a lot of baby shops here in Johannesburg where you can buy
baby accessories, Baby city is the best if you ask me and they
are affordable as well.
But above all we would like to congratulate you on your new family
member. May those few sleepless nights, baby sniffles, teething,
bedtime times and eating times not bother you because its a way
of saying welcome to parent hood!
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