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We’ve got a stage-five clinger! Find out how to ease separation anxiety. Plus, the low-down on parenting disagreements.
If baby is still displaying signs of stranger anxiety, try not to worry too much. As she becomes more cognitively aware of her environment and primary caregivers, she understands that separation is a real thing. She isn’t yet sure if she can trust unfamiliar faces when you’re gone. It can take a few weeks, but this phase will pass.
In the meantime, your baby may just need a little extra TLC. here are some things you can try to help her through it:
It’s been almost 8 months of getting used to this whole parenting thing. You may be noticing that there are some differences in parenting styles between you and your partner. So how do you handle these differences? While it may be frustrating that you may not always see eye-to-eye on everything, there are effective ways to make these differences work.
Many mamas find that parenting styles are something they never really discussed or thought about prior to baby’s arrival. It’s a learning process. You don’t really know what kind of a parent you are going to be until you’re knee deep in baby spit up! As long as you are open with your partner and grateful to be going through this process with someone by your side, you can get through anything!