Sample E-Newsletter Content: Four Months Old

“What’s wrong with you?”

Her baby has been settled and predictable for several weeks now.

  • Suddenly mother says the baby seems out of sorts during much of the day and wakes up a number of times to breastfeed at night.
  • “What is wrong with you?” this mother wonders.

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Rolling Over! 

  • Baby delights in being on her stomach. Her spine twists as she gaily glances over her shoulder at mother.
  • Baby looks really surprised when she suddenly flips over to her back.
  • Driven by this new skill, within two weeks baby rolls from one side of the room to the other!

Click HERE to watch VIDEO: BABY’S DEVELOPMENT  AT FOUR MONTHS

Breastfeeding and Distracted Baby

  • Suddenly baby pulls off the breast whenever her father walks into the room or the dog barks.
  • He reaches for mom’s face and pulls her necklace.
  • Mom worries, “Does all this mean it’s time to wean?”
  • Being easily distracted is a sign of a surge in baby’s mental abilities, NOT a sign that it’s time to wean!
Click HERE to see video: Mother and her distracted four-month-old
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