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Bedtime Safety

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11 Things to Do Before Your Baby Can Crawl

The time between coming home from the hospital with a newborn and having a baby that is crawling goes at lightning fast speed! Before we can even figure out the newborn sleep cycle, babies are off to the next stage: Mobility. Once your baby can crawl, you will want to make sure to have these tasks crossed off your list of things to baby-proof. Use door holders to protect baby’s fingers Once a baby can crawl, it doesn’t take long to figure out the opening and closing of doors. Unfortunately, they have not yet learned to move their fingers when pushing a door shut. Protect their little fingers from getting shut in the door. Set up secure gates at your stairs Stairs present a great danger to crawling babies. A baby safety gate will be a permanent way to prevent falls down the stairs. Make sure you use one that is…