She places her baby in the middle of the blanket and proceeds to wrap it very tightly. It might seem strange but there’s a reason for this.
Watch this video and see how this infant reacts… especially at 4 minutes 15 seconds!
This is called swaddling and while it might look odd, nurses say it comforts an infant because it is reminiscent of a mother’s womb, and it gives the baby a strong sense of safety, security and familiarity. The video actually shows a technique called the double swaddle, and it’s very useful for a baby who wriggles out of a regular swaddle. You can see just how comfy it is especially that adorable yawn!
Share this with all parents so they learn this awesome trick!