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The many ways to hold a baby, in one handy video

Hey, new dads out there — do you know the proper way to hold your baby? It’s something you definitely  need to learn when you’re a first-time parent. Luckily, there are helpful resources out there, like this Australian YouTube user who created a handy guide to all the cutting-edge new techniques for holding that new infant:

I didn’t mean to ignore new moms, but somehow mothers seem to know what to do a lot more instinctively than dads. As I always said when I was a new father, if you’re not actually dropping your baby, you’re doing pretty well.

 

AboutJohn Fisher

John is a Midwest native who started his Northwest radio career in 1992 after moving to Seattle from Chicago. He’s an avid cyclist, painter, traveler, foodie, and dog lover (Hazel and Gizmo, both shelter dogs.) He’s worked with various animal organizations including PAWS, Seattle Humane Society and Seattle Animal Shelter. John got a late start on fatherhood – he and his wife have a 5-year-old son named Dawson who already has a crush on Katy Perry.