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Involving Dad in Baby Feeding

Father’s Day is here and it’s got us thinking about how to build the crucial relationship between dads and their babies. Early on, this relationship can be a challenge for dad. He can be intimidated by the fragile life he’s holding in his arms and may worry he might do something wrong. One way to help dad cultivate this special relationship is to involve him in feeding time. He’ll get a chance to bond with baby and he’ll be helping you by giving you those precious opportunities to rest, which can make all the difference. There will be a learning curve at first but with patient coaching he’ll get there and the time invested will be well worth the effort. ...

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