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Becoming a Dad

ESTABLISHING A ROLE FOR YOURSELF IN YOUR CHILD'S LIFE  

First steps, first shoes

When the time comes to buying your baby their first pair of shoes, how do you find the right pair among the dozens of models on show in shop windows?  The best thing is not to go for the most aesthetically pleasing pair, but to pay particular attention to a few key points! 

When the time comes to buying your baby their first pair of shoes, how do you find the right pair among the dozens of models on show in shop windows? The best thing is not to go for the most aesthetic pair, but to pay particular attention to a few key points!

Baby swim sessions: like fish in the sea

Enjoyable and stimulating, baby swim sessions encourage your baby’s natural ability to move about in water. A moment of enjoyment shared between parents and their children! After 9 months in their mothers’ tummies, all babies feel at home in water! Up until the age of around 12 months, babies still have a natural swim reflex (or apnea reflex). This means that when they are in water, they spontaneously close their mouths, hold their breath and move their arms and legs. Although they have these unique reflexes, they are still not able to swim on their own and should always be held by a parent.

Enjoyable and stimulating, baby swim sessions encourage your baby’s natural ability to move about in water. A moment of enjoyment shared between parents and their children!