How to Raise A Happy Healthy Baby Author:Beulah France, R.N. "At Last Mrs. France, Internationally Famous Professional Nurse, Fellow of the American Public Health Association, Member, Royal Society of Health, London, Answers the Questions Most Asked by New Mothers." — This is the "What to Expect" book from the 1960s. It is very interesting to read the advice given to see what has changed and remains the sa... more »me from yesterday to today.
Let your husband hold the baby when the infant is clean, comfortable and calm - not only when he is fussy or screaming. Let the two of them "grow up together" and find it fun. It may surprise you to discover through this plan that very often when your baby is on edge he will relax and rest if cuddled by his father. that will please your husband, too. I've had many men tell me - or show me - with great pride how they can calm their babies when no one else can. In every such instance the wise wife has backed up her husband's statements.« less