Badass Breastfeeding Podcast

Spoiling Babies

May 02, 2022 Dianne Cassidy & Abby Theuring Season 1 Episode 248
Badass Breastfeeding Podcast
Spoiling Babies
Show Notes

Spoiling your baby…is that even a thing?

Has anyone ever told you holding your baby (or responding or feeding..) will lead to spoiling?

Let’s figure out what is really true and what is ridiculous nonsense.

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Things we talked about:

A couple of stories to start the conversation [6:30]

Who else thinks about stuff instead of sleeping? (besides Dianne and Abby…) [10:38]

Exley had to pee [14:26]

The more you respond, the more secure the baby [16:00]

Why is spoiling a negative thing, anyway? [16:53]

Dianne might’ve made someone cry [22:00]

The adult comparison [27:34]

Flashback to the breast sleeping episode and info from there [29:58]

It is very hard to respond to your baby’s every need [34:50]

It’s not all about the food [41:05]

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Links to information we discussed or episodes you should check out! - the Babies movie


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