Being a mother can be the most rewarding and scariest thing in the world. The day you have your baby the worrying will begin. If you think you were worried about your baby while you were pregnant you will soon learn that was nothing compared to the stress you will now feel.
It is our responsibility as mothers to keep our sweet baby happy and safe. Worrying over your baby is normal and just because they get older does not mean it will stop. Just try to remember that your child has to live their own life and learn things by themselves but there are times they will need your help to learn. When your baby first learns to walk or crawl and you have home space heaters in your house, this is definitely a time that you have to help them learn.
This is a great example of a time to teach them. There are things that will be alright for your baby to learn on their own but if the lesson will cause them harm it is the mothers job to stop it. Some people like to say that if they hurt themselves doing something then they wont do it anymore. I believe this is a horrible way to let your child learn something. It is not necessary to let your child come to harm so they can learn something.
Mothers often use tear free baby bath or shampoo so the babies eyes wont hurt, so why would anyone want their baby to hurt for any reason? If you have space heaters around your home be careful to keep them where you baby can’t reach them. Babies grow up too fast and when you are putting away the baby boy bedding or the little girl clothes you will wonder how they out grew them so fast.
Spend all the time you can with your babies as possible because it is important. No mother wants to miss things in their babies life because they grow up way too fast. One day their in a crib the next day they are sleeping in a toddler bed. Even though they grow up fast you should still hire a sitter on occasion to have time to yourself. All mothers need a break and it does not make you a bad mother.
If you are one of the mothers that calls the sitter every half hour to check on your baby, that is alright too. If you are worried about your baby and you will be, it is perfectly fine to reassure yourself. Just like you have to teach your baby things, you have to teach yourself to have a good time even though you are worrying.
Mothers worry that is just what they do. It is important to learn how to put it to the back of your mind and do not dwell over it. Your baby will grow up and have babies one day and then you will see how good a job you did raising and teaching your child even through all the worrying.