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18 August 2003

Keeping older siblings happy while you nurse

Here's a way to keep older siblings out of trouble when you are nursing or feeding an infant. Buy a plastic lunch box for each older brother/sister and fill it the night before with crackers, grapes, raisins, etc., and the thermos with non-red juice.

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Here's a way to keep older siblings out of trouble when you are nursing or feeding an infant. Buy a plastic lunch box for each older brother/sister and fill it the night before with crackers, grapes, raisins, etc., and the thermos with non-red juice.

Each time the baby awakens, have everyone bring their treat (lunch) box to the feeding room and settle in. Reading their favorite stories will add to the fun.

 
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