The arrival of a new baby can bring several changes to one’s life. You start investing all your time and energy making arrangements, baby-proofing and supply hunting; and once baby is here, caring for your precious little tot is all that’s on your mind. These transformations can be both thrilling and challenging for the older one(s). However, there’s no challenge too hard to overcome, and a little prep can go a long way!
There are chances that the younger ones are most likely to regress when a new baby arrives. And jealous older siblings can make the shift harder by exhibiting signs of aggression and anger, because their need for time and closeness is still looming large. Older tots tend to understand something in a more sophisticated manner, and may go through deep feelings of envy. To tackle such circumstances it is imperative mums, that you prepare your li’l one for this new phase, and help them feel involved in the process.
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