swaddling 101

swaddle 101

did you know that you should always swaddle your baby's arms upward toward their face?

it's the most comforting position for them! babies naturally love to bring their hands to their face. it is the most appropriate for babies developmentally - it stimulates sensory neurons as they touch their face and mouth and uses their little motor skills. having baby's hands at their face reminds them of being in utero (as you probably remember from those adorable ultrasound pics!)

here's a step by step guide to a swaddle: