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How do I get my wife to let me shoulder more of the burden w/ parenting?

Adding on to Joe's good answer: The "start to finish" is crucial. If you are going to do a task, say grocery shopping, you have to be the one to know what is getting cooked that week, make ...
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How do I get my wife to let me shoulder more of the burden w/ parenting?

My wife and I struggled with this some, and honestly even today (10 years later) still do sometimes - though by now, it's in reverse as I'm the primary caregiver. The things that helped was to talk ...
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What should we do with all this stage 2 baby food now that my son is eating stage 3?

There’s nothing nutritionally wrong with stage 2 baby food; it’s fine to use it up. It’s just that it’s not as interesting as stage three and doesn’t accustom the baby to more “real/solid” foods. But ...
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Baby Suddenly Wakes And Cries When Almost Asleep At 9 Months

I've had to do some trial and error, but I think I've figured out what's going on. It's a combination of the following things: First, check and change his diaper. If he's got a heavy wet diaper ...
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Baby Suddenly Wakes And Cries When Almost Asleep At 9 Months

Night terrors is a possibility, although not common at such early age. I recommend reading a bit about these, as they are different from nightmares - notably, they occur in the deep phase of the sleep ...
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Letting a newborn sleep - bassinet or full-sized baby bed?

As several other answers have already suggested, you should definitely get something that will let your baby sleep in the same room you sleep in for the first few months of their life. However, if you'...
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