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Question 1: When is the best time to tell my child that we are having another baby?
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Question 2: I told my daughter that we are having a baby and she became angry, saying she doesn't want one. What do I do now?
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Question 3: My 5-year old son insists that we are having a boy and has made it clear that he wants nothing to do with a sister. I am worried that if we have a girl he will not handle it very well. What can I do to help him see that it's not anyone's choice?
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Question 4: My 2-year old is still in a crib but I want to put her in a bed when the baby is born, so that I can have the crib for the baby. The baby is due in six months. When should I move her?
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Question 5: My 3-year old was very independent until he found out that I was pregnant. Ever since he heard the news he has been so clingy and I don't know what to make of it. It's frustrating for me because I am tired and it's difficult to carry him around. What should I do?
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Question 6: My child will be 14-months old when the baby is born, how do I prepare her?
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Question 7: I am pregnant with my third child. Since my other two children are already used to having a sibling, do I really have to prepare them for the baby the way I did with my first child?
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Question 8: My daughter is 7-years old and I am pregnant. Since she has been an only child for so long is it going to be very difficult for her when the baby is born?
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Question 9: The new baby is getting so many presents that I think my 4-year old son is getting jealous. I'm thinking of giving him some gifts too, but I don't want him to think that he will get a present every time someone else does. What should I do?
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Question 10: Our 3-year old daughter had no problem adjusting to the baby and we thought we had escaped the "new baby jealousy" we'd heard so much about. But now the baby is crawling and all of a sudden my daughter seems to hate her. What is happening here?
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