the honeymoon is over

The honeymoon is over with Cassidy Mason | Episode 4

The honeymoon is over. You’ve spent 10 – 14 days with your sweet, sleepy newborn when suddenly everything changes. You might find that they’re waking more often at night, grizzlier and harder to settle.

In this week’s Sense by Meg Faure podcast, Meg chats to Cass about the changes she’s noticed in 2-week-old baby Max. Meg shares some insights into the sensory experience of the womb and what you can do to calm your newborn when they are overstimulated and fussy. Take a look at ideal baby awake times (chart included) to help you to know when your little one needs to be settled.

The honeymoon is over – now what?

While you’re adjusting to being a new parent, you might find the end of the honeymoon phase particularly hard. You could get so much done while your newborn was sleeping – even go on outings. But now that your little one is harder to settle (especially at night) and just fussier in general, parenting suddenly becomes much harder. How do you manage it? What cry is a cry you should be worried about? And when does it end?

Meg and Cass tackle these questions and more as they discuss growth spurts and what changes that brings. They also talk about when to call the Doctor if your baby is crying non stop. Meg also shares a super tip for managing night waking that you don’t want to miss.

Listen to this week’s podcast now and download the Parent Sense app. Parent Sense is the all-in-one baby app that takes the guesswork out of parenting in your baby’s first year! Subscribe today and unlock all the benefits of smart tracking, a customised routine, expert guidance, daily tips and much more! The honeymoon might be over but you can start parenting with sense today and make the most of your baby’s first year.

Guests on this show

Cassidy Mason

Cassidy Mason

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Meg faure

Meg Faure

Hi, I’m Meg Faure. I am an Occupational Therapist and the founder of Parent Sense. My ‘why’ is to support parents like you and help you to make the most of your parenting journey. Over the last 25 years, I’ve worked with thousands of babies, and I’ve come to understand that what works for fussy babies works just as well for all babies, worldwide.