Newborn How-To Guide

HelenMoon-e1372860177588By Stacey Whitman

From round-the-clock feedings to sleep deprivation to piles of laundry, life with a newborn can have its challenges. But it doesn’t have to be unpleasant. In Cherish the First 6 Weeks: A Plan That Creates Calm, Confident Parents and a Happy, Secure Baby (Three Rivers Press, 2013), infant-nurse-to-the-stars Helen Moon shares her secrets to getting a baby on a sleeping and eating schedule, teaching him to self-soothe and keeping him calm with consistency. Written with an authoritative, friendly tone, the book is the next best thing to having Supernanny in your house.