Babies are relatively easy to handle – until they start moving, that is! Here are nine clever tips and tricks for wrangling your squirmy baby and making all those everyday tasks just a little bit easier, safer and less stressful.
2. Sing out
Bursting into song is a great way to stop your squirmy bub in their tracks. They love the sound of your voice (even if you can’t carry a tune), and will usually go still as they listen intently to what you’re singing. This is particularly helpful at feeding time when they’re up to their usual high chair high-jinks and you can’t get that spoon in, but also works at other times, like changing their nappy.