15 videos that every new parent should watch

Have you - or are you preparing to - welcome a new arrival into the world? Then don’t miss this series of two-minute videos designed to help first time Moms and Dads cope with the challenges and stresses of becoming new parents.

The videos - developed by Water Wipes- contain advice from leading parenting experts like expert midwife and ante-natal educator Margaret Merrigan Feenan, sleep trainer Teresa Boardman and general parenting expert Kate Barlow.

1. Your guide to baby’s milestones

2. Dont worry, there are many parenting types

3. Remember a happy parent makes a happy child

4. Here’s some expert insights for Dads

5. Some common question asked by new Mums

6. Coping with being a new mum

7. Top tip for every new parent

8. Expert insights on child sleep issues

9. Five tips for getting baby to sleep

10. Coping with sleep loss and stress

11. Your newborn essentials

12. Looking after a newborn’s skin

13. Some essential nappy changing tips

14. The first month as a new mum

15. Cleaning baby with wipes

Kate Barlow is a parenting consultant with more than 20 years childcare experience. She has developed effective, practical solutions for eating, sleeping and potty training issues, and runs her own business, the Parenting Consultancy

Margaret Merrigan-Feenan is a Clinical Midwife Manager, Antenatal Educator and Family Planning Counsellor at the Rotunda Hospital, Dublin. She runs private antenatal classes, writes for medical journals and magazines, and has appeared on TV3’s Ireland AM offering parenting advice on baby-related topics from breastfeeding to bathing.

Teresa Boardman is a maternity nanny with more than 25 years experience of working with children and their families. She specialises in helping children overcome sleep issues.

Thanks to Water Wipes for allowing us to reproduce this series here.


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