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Bedtime Safety

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What Material to Swaddle a Baby in During the Summer

As new parents we worry about whether our newborn is too warm or too cold. Especially when swaddling. They look so snug and comfortable all wrapped up, but then we think – won’t they get hot? In the summer months knowing what to swaddle a baby in and the signs of a baby that is too warm is important. Excess heat can lead to risks like SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome). Below you will learn easy ways to tell if your baby is too warm, the best fabrics for swaddling your baby in warm weather, and some simple ways to keep baby the right temperature at night. Best Material for Swaddling Your Baby in Warm Weather First off, in the warm summer months, we’d suggest swaddling just from the chest down. There are some really good tutorials out there for the half swaddle. Using lightweight, breathable material when swaddling baby…