Overprotective caring for baby may do more harm than good. Free your baby from the mentality of overprotective caring.
There is a saying stating that a baby is an angel whose wings decrease while his legs increase. Baby grows and they will eventually learn to adapt. Sooner or later, the baby will desire to walk, run and play. This is a cycle that every baby will go through and every parent must accept.
If your baby has reached the period in which he/she becomes curious and adventurous, you as a parent should give your baby a chance to learn on his own and progress. You must let your baby experience life doing what baby does best, play and enjoy life.
Give your baby a chance to be independent. Let your baby explore and roam around the house, the backyard, and the rooms. Give them space to let their imagination fly and fill their lives.
You love your children and it will remain unchanged but still give your baby a chance to be alone. Let the fear of injuries and harm goes away from your thoughts. Remember that you are also once a baby. You also played and wished to be by yourself.
Give your baby a chance to do his wish although you are only protecting him. It is understandable for parents to be protective but now and then, you should practice letting your baby go on his way of growing. Do not let your care and protection slow his personality growth.
Give your baby a chance to be strong and enduring. Lights injuries are inevitable in a child growing years. In the event of a scratch, bumps, and falls, let your baby overcome it by himself. In this manner, the baby learns to know what hurts and what is not.
Give your baby a chance to grow independently but maintaining close attention. Interfere only when the event is truly impossible for the baby to comprehend. Your guidance is on standby but prepared for assistance whenever suitably needed.
Guide your baby if things will be impossibly hard for him. Direct your child in a much proper situation when he encounters hindrance that he may not understand. Give your baby a chance to feel you as a company, not as security guards.
All babies are born with a need for love and they never outgrow it. They may want to be alone for a whole day but in the end, babies will seek your love affection.