One of the sweetest experiences is being first time parent as it is the amalgam of joy, happiness, excitement, stress, unrest and chaos. In this context, advice for new parents plays a very significant role in your first parenting journey immersing the qualities of good parenting in your personality.
Following pieces of advice for new parents will be very helpful in child nurturing process.
Accept stress and chaos
When you become parent for the very time in your parenting process, stress and chaos are unavoidable in spite of so much preparation. But, as you are mentally prepared for distress and disturbance in your routine life, you are in a better position to handle it. So, be ready for this stress and every situation coming in your first-time parenting process will become an easier one.
Accept help from seniors and experts
No one can be master in parenting process; the best way is to take help from seniors in parenting journey and experts in parental coaching and guidance. Taking help from another one also mitigates your ego which smoothers your worries making you an attractive personality.
Follow your gut feelings: believe in yourself
In different situations, take pieces of advice from different doctors, experts etc. but don’t follow all the opinions blindly. Sense your gut feelings also. After analyzing all the ideas and suggestions, carve your own plan and go ahead. In case of difficulty, again you can consult some expert person in that relevant field also.
I just want to communicate that don’t neglect your inner voice as far as the nurturing of your baby is concerned.
Enjoy your parenting process
In spite of all the challenges, the best piece of advice for new parents is to enjoy parenting process by taking the help of positive thinking and positive attitude. The top most quality of a positive parent is that he always tries to take the positive aspects of life ignoring negativity. So, focus on enjoying your parenting process by thinking that such moments will never come back again in your whole life.
Join new parents’ groups
In the era of technology and social media, you can easily find different platforms of new parents expressing their joys and problems while nurturing their first babies. When you share your happy feeling with other new parents, these are doubled. In the same way, expression of sad feelings reduces the impact and intensity to a greater extent.
Dear parents, follow these pieces of advice for new parents and share your experience with us in the form of comments. My article on positive parenting solutions can also be assisting in one way or the other for you as a new parent.
Wish you happy and successful parenting journey. #ajmaldass
By: Ajmal Dass Jaipal