Crib mattresses should be maintained properly. There are numerous crib mattress models today that can be easily converted into a toddler bed. Your baby should be able to enjoy the benefits of that mattress until their toddler or school-age stage.
When it comes to dream on me mattress reviews es, federal regulations recommended measurements of 27 1/4 inches by 51 5/8 inches. The mattress should also not be more than six inches thick. If the crib mattress is too soft there is a danger that it will conform to your baby’s shape and cause suffocation or SIDS. Also, if the mattress is too small, gaps in the crib could become danger zones for your baby. Both foam and innerspring mattresses are good choices as long as they meet the above criteria. Remember, don’t add anything soft or plushy to your baby’s crib including pillows, blankets, stuffed animals, or positioning devices. These all increase the risk of suffocation and SIDS.
Your baby will spend the majority of the first year on the mattress. Avoid buying a cheap mattress that sells under $80. It won’t be very durable and in my opinion, simply not safe enough. While a good quality baby mattress is made of high quality materials, and as a result is more pricier. In my opinion, the best crib mattresses on the market are those that are made of 100% certified organic materials. These mattresses are not chemically treated during the manufacturing process, and therefore will not leach harmful chemicals such as Phthalates.
A baby carrier or sling is great because it keeps your baby close to you while freeing your hands. I found that my babies were a lot happier during the first few months in a baby carrier. Later on they learned to like the stroller – but not before the age of nine months. Of course, each baby is different.
Keep in mind that no matter what they look like, baby bedding sets are designed with parents in mind. Baby’s outgrow their cribs before they know what type of sheets they have. So whether your infant has a cartoon character theme, sports theme, or an exclusive one-of-a-kind theme that matches the rest of the house is up to you.
Always maintain a positive, upbeat tone when training your dog. Give your dog a reward, especially when he learns a new skill or learns to refrain from doing something bad. Punishment and negative reinforcements will only lead your dog to have a great deal of fear of you and make further training even harder.
So consider your crib mattress choices carefully. Put the comfort and the safety of your baby first above everything else so they can have the best quality of sleep.