Tue, Feb 15, 2022
A calm, happy baby is priceless. And if you can catch a few hands-free minutes at some point in the day, even better! These are two of the reasons that many parents turn to baby rockers and the like.
But, as with all baby products, you need to know what you’re buying, how to use it safely, and what to take into account when making your choice. That’s what we’re here for.
Mon, Jan 17, 2022
Want to give your little one the gift of a good night’s sleep? Practice sleep training to teach them how to fall asleep on their own and stay that way without all the crying that can interrupt your nighttime rest.
Here, we’ll discuss various methods of effective sleep training and offer tips to make the process easier.
Fri, Jan 07, 2022
There’s nothing quite like watching your sweet newborn sleeping peacefully! If you’ve decided to let them snooze in a bassinet for the first few months, you’ll need to know what to look for to keep your baby safe and cozy during every sleep.
The Newton Baby experts are here to help you choose the perfect bassinet. We’ll explain the main differences between bassinets and cribs and then tell you 11 things to look for when shopping for a bassinet!
Finally, we’ll give you sleep safety guidelines and a primer for choosing the right crib — after all, babies grow right before your eyes.
Fri, Nov 05, 2021
Parenthood arrives, and suddenly you’re contemplating things you never had to think about before. One such topic is your baby’s sleep position. If you’re wondering what’s best — your baby sleeping on their side or their back — you’re in the right place.
In this article, we’ll discuss what’s safest for your little one when it comes to putting them down for naps and nighttime.
Wed, Oct 27, 2021
If you’re wondering how to get your baby to sleep without being held, you’re not alone. This is something many parents struggle with.
Sometimes it doesn’t matter how long you wait to put your little one down or how deeply they seem to have fallen asleep in your arms. The minute your body separates from theirs, your baby immediately wakes up and fusses until they are picked up again.
So, like many parents, you end up with a sleeping baby in your arms. Nap after nap. Night after night.
Fri, Oct 15, 2021
Choosing the right crib for your newborn can be a daunting task. There’s a lot that goes into picking the safest, most comfortable option. Don’t get discouraged, though. We’ve created this modern crib buying guide to help you decide.
But before we get to our shopping tips, let’s review some basic crib safety tips.
Thu, Oct 07, 2021
Give your baby the best night’s sleep and keep them safe at night (and all day long), with a GREENGUARD Gold certified mattress from Newton Baby. Why is such a certification important?
In this article, we discuss what GREENGUARD Gold certification means and why it matters for the health and safety of you, your little one, and your entire family.
Tue, Sep 21, 2021
So many changes take place during your baby’s first year of life, including their sleeping arrangements. Your baby will hit different milestones, so it’s important to know just when to lower their crib mattress height.
We’ll show you some crib safety practices to keep your baby safe while they sleep, plus we’ll give you a recommended crib mattress option. After reading this article, you’ll know when it’s time to lower your baby’s crib and how to do it.
Here at Newton, we care about safe sleep. It’s our top priority! So our experts share all the details when it comes to the best sleep practices.
Wed, Sep 08, 2021
With your brand-new baby finally in your arms, it can be hard to put that sweet little one down. You want them by your side at all times! Because of this, many parents opt for a co-sleeper to keep their baby nearby while they snooze.
If you’re interested in this option but need more info, you’re in the right place.
In this article, we’ll define co-sleepers and co-sleeping. Then we’ll discuss the pros and cons of co-sleepers as well as tips for choosing one if you decide it’s the right bed for your newborn.
Mon, Aug 30, 2021
How do you know when to stop swaddling your little one? This is an important question to ask, especially for your baby’s safety.
Swaddling is a great technique to help your baby feel safe as they adjust to life outside of the womb. We understand the many incredible benefits of this ancient technique, which is why we created swaddles that are 100 percent breathable and help prevent overheating.
But the older your little one gets, the less they need this method to help them feel calm or fall asleep.
Also, while swaddling has lots of great benefits for newborns, there comes a time when your baby is just too old to be swaddled and swaddling can become more harmful than helpful.