If you already have a little one, the arrival of a new sibling can be tricky time for them. They may look for extra attention overnight and their sleep and behaviour can suffer. I have popped below a few tips which may help with the transition from only child to elder sibling.

  1. A good idea is to start getting into slightly new habits a few weeks before your new baby is born. If, for example, you all go swimming on the weekend, mummy might need to sit in the cafe watching everybody swim for a few weeks before the baby is born. This will mean it is not the babyโ€™s fault that mummy canโ€™t come swimming any more, but it is normal for her to go and watch with the baby like she used to.ย 
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