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Mindful parenting: How to raise children in a home with happiness
Health & Wellness Mindful parenting: How to raise children in a home with happiness
When applied to parenting, mindfulness has the potential to benefit both you and your child. Here is our guide on what mindful parenting means, and how you can practice it in your own parenting rou...
5 Benefits of Swaddling
Registry 5 Benefits of Swaddling
Discover 5 benefits of swaddling a baby, from promoting better sleep to providing a sense of security. Read on to learn how to swaddle safely with Nanit today.
How Do You Swaddle a Baby?
Registry How Do You Swaddle a Baby?
Learn how to swaddle your baby with our step-by-step guide. Discover the benefits of swaddling and how Nanit's innovative sleepwear makes it easier and safer.
How Long Can You Swaddle a Baby?
Registry How Long Can You Swaddle a Baby?
Discover how long to swaddle your baby per day. Read on to learn about safe swaddling practices, signs to stop swaddling, and the benefits of using Nanit.
What Age to Stop Swaddling?
Registry What Age to Stop Swaddling?
Discover when to stop swaddling your baby and how to transition them to safer sleep practices. Read on and explore Nanit's modern swaddling solutions today.
What is Swaddling?
Registry What is Swaddling?
Explore the benefits of swaddling & why it's ideal for newborns and sleep promotion. Read on to discover Nanit's modern swaddling solutions.
Postpartum recovery timeline: What to expect and how to support yourself
Health & Wellness Postpartum recovery timeline: What to expect and how to support yourself
While the postpartum recovery timeline varies depending on a number of factors, there are a few general changes to expect as you heal.
Top white noise machines for soothing your baby
Sleep Top white noise machines for soothing your baby
Here’s how white noise helps calm, and where to find the best white noise machine for your child.
Maintaining Baby’s Sleep on the Go: The Best 3 Night Lights for Travel
Registry Maintaining Baby’s Sleep on the Go: The Best 3 Night Lights for Travel
With the right tools, you can learn effective ways to help your baby sleep—and build your parenting confidence while traveling. 
A Complete Guide to the Best Baby Swaddles for New Parents
Registry A Complete Guide to the Best Baby Swaddles for New Parents
With the right technique, swaddling can be an effective way to soothe your baby throughout the legendary fourth trimester. 
Top travel tips for stress-free journeys with baby
Health & Wellness Top travel tips for stress-free journeys with baby
With the right balance of flexibility and planning, your trip with baby can be fun for the whole family. Give yourself plenty of time and do your best to go with the flow while keeping baby fed and...
Surviving and thriving: Must-know advice for new parents
Growth & Milestones Surviving and thriving: Must-know advice for new parents
While the parenting journey will be unique for everyone, some general guidelines can make this new adventure a little easier. 
What your baby should wear for bedtime
Registry What your baby should wear for bedtime
What should your baby wear to bed? Where you live and the weather will certainly impact this decision, but their age affects what sleepwear works best for them as well. Here are our tips on how to...
How Nanit’s AI supports parents every day
Growth & Milestones How Nanit’s AI supports parents every day
Parents can truly benefit from the extra help of AI tools, which can support your growing family as you learn your baby’s patterns and rhythms.  Here’s how Nanit’s behavioral AI technology can eas...
Coping with postpartum anxiety: A guide for new parents
Health & Wellness Coping with postpartum anxiety: A guide for new parents
With the right tools, you can parent confidently while also caring for your mental health needs.
Doula Expo recap: Nanit researches factors impacting parental confidence. CEO Sarah Dorsett spoke with Alicia Quarles
Nanit News Doula Expo recap: Nanit researches factors impacting parental confidence
Research illuminates the impact of parental confidence on the health and development of infants, a reality that makes it absolutely necessary to study.
why date nights are important
Health & Wellness Why date nights are a must for new parents: 11 ideas to create connection after baby
It’s key to make time to recharge and reconnect with your partner. Here’s why date nights are important to keep relationships thriving after your little one makes their debut—and how to make it hap...
Essential baby gadgets for modern parents
Registry Essential baby gadgets for modern parents
Baby gadgets simplify bedtime, eating, and playtime, and some even offer insights into your baby’s wellness our parents never had access to at home. Read ahead for a guide on the essential baby gad...
The ultimate guide to new dad gifts
Registry The ultimate guide to new dad gifts
A thoughtful gift can make new dads feel appreciated in a big way. It’s all about finding a way to balance the practical needs of a new parent, with something that uniquely fits their personality.
How to recognize and soothe an overtired baby
Sleep How to recognize and soothe an overtired baby
Discover why babies fight sleep and how you can help soothe an overtired baby. 
white noise for baby
Sleep The soothing power of white noise for your baby
White noise can be an incredibly useful way to create a tranquil environment to relax your baby.
best gifts for new moms
Registry 10 Heartwarming Gifts to Show Your Support or New Moms
For new parents, help from friends and family makes a world of difference in postpartum recovery.
What to expect at baby’s first pediatrician visit
Health & Wellness What to expect at baby’s first pediatrician visit
Use this guide for your baby’s first pediatrician visit to navigate this first appointment and ensure it’s a productive one.
questions to ask a pediatrician at your first newborn appointment
Health & Wellness Questions to ask a pediatrician at your first newborn appointment
The following questions can help guide your conversation with your baby’s pediatrician during their first weeks of life.