Monthly Archives: April 2011

Talking to my Baby

A story from a mum who has been to Babiesknow 1: Foundation Weekend

One of the key lessons I learned at BabiesKnow was the importance of speaking with my son right from the beginning.  This was all the more important because our home life is a little different as my baby’s father no longer lives with us, a reality that at first was very unsettling to my young child.  The BabiesKnow team helped me understand that despite his early age, my baby could sense what was going on anyway.  And that naming and acknowledging it while telling him he was safe and secure and loved would be immensely reassuring to him. Continue reading