When is it Time to Ditch the Swaddle?

We love swaddling newborns, but swaddling can become very dangerous for older babies.

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We love baby swaddling! 🌯 Swaddling protects baby against their own startle reflux, and helps baby feel safe and secure by creating a womb 🤰🏻like feeling. But, when is it time to transition baby from the swaddle?

Swaddling can become very dangerous for older babies. You MUST stop 🛑 swaddling when baby learns to roll over from back to tummy. This usually happens between 3 & 4 months, but can happen as early as 2.

When you download the Lovebug app📱 - along with your custom sleep plan, you will find helpful "how to" videos demonstrating proper swaddling & much, much more!

...and yes - the @theollieworld swaddle (pictured) is one of our faves! However, there are many that work great. We have about 10 different swaddles at our house 🤪.

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