As new parents, the main thing you should do is be ready with a strong step or every necessary thing that will make labor and first few days at home more easy to go with. Here’s a to do list for a new born baby :
- Plan your paternal leaves in order to support your partner
- Do some financial planning in order to pay expenses incurred
- Do essential home repairs in order to make sure your new baby is safe around
PLAN YOUR PATERNAL LEAVE
Paternal leaves are allowed to take when their baby is due. Your company may also offer you a certain number of leaves for taking care of your new born baby. According to your company, you might fill in any gap with holiday leaves. Enquire about your leaves from your working department early so you have time to plan and fill out the necessary forms and complete.
DO SOME FINANCIAL PLANNING
It’s no secret that children’s expenses are more ! It’s a good idea to find a spendable amount not only for the first year of your baby’s life, but also for a long-term expense such as education and extracurricular activities. Consider opening up a savings account for your little one. You can then make monthly contributions and then you can just adjust the monthly balance to go smoothly.
DO ESSENTIAL HOME REPAIRS
Set necessary holes in the wall and replace light bulbs. These are the basics ? Who has time for that with a newborn baby to get these things done ! Get all these home repairs , renovations done before the baby arrives. If you and your partner aren’t handy, consider hiring a helpman.