We often regret too late not having preserved the first memories of our baby, his precious objects & small important moments. To know what to keep and how to keep them, find out our beautiful ideas !
1) A PREGNANCY DIARY
A simple school notebook can serve as a diary ... But in the stores, you can now find sublime pregnancy diaries designed specifically and methodically to detail all these incredible 9 months. Writing a diary from the first day of pregnancy to childbirth is a fun way to spend time, but it is also a nice way to show the grown up baby later, what was the life of his parents before his arrival, to narrate his intrauterine life (first kick, first hiccup ...). Isn’t it Exciting 2 !
2) A DETAILED PHOTO ALBUM
Today, it becomes easy to photograph excessively any small moment in the life of baby or the future mother. We encourage you to photograph your little one as often as possible and to list these photos in a memory album. However, the images alone are not enough ... Do not hesitate to comment on all the photos, to date them, and even to tell the anecdotes related to them.
3) A BIRTH BOOK
In the same way that the pregnancy diary is used to describe all the events and the stages that the pregnant woman lives, the birth book will allow to keep all the stories of the first moments of baby's life, starting from his birth day until his 2-3 years. These birth books are easily found in stores, and for your convenience are ready to be completed.
4) A BLOG
For mothers or future mothers who are followers of the net, there are also blogs .... The blog has the advantage of being accessible, if you wish, to all other members of the baby family. In addition, you can now print all the pages of your blog as a book, so that you can keep all these moments of happiness (.com). Some platforms allow you to restrict access with a password.
5) VIDEOS OF SOME KEY MOMENTS
Videos recorded using digital devices are also good ways to keep incredible memories of your baby ... His first steps, his first words, his first smiles, his first meal ... When much later, they will be watched, they will delight everyone young and old and provide shards of laughter and moments of emotions.
6) A TREASURE BOX
Nice treasure boxes are now created from scratch to receive directly all the symbolic objects of the baby's life ... Often designed with drawers, you can store: his first blanket, his birth bracelet, his first slipper , her first strand of hair ... Some moms keep everything! Then, large containers will be needed to preserve: the birth suit, the baptismal dress, the mail of relatives ...
7) FOOTPRINTS OR MOLDINGS
An original and cute way to freeze a key age of baby's life is to make footprints or molds of the toddler's hands or feet. Kits are available online (www.kubai-world.com), but some maternities offer this service made by a specialist directly in your maternity room the first days of baby's life. In addition to being a great memory, these prints or casts can serve as decorative objects in your home.
8) A PAINTED PORTRAIT
In the same way as making fingerprints, having your child's portrait painted by a professional will make the moment magical! The eye of the painter and his reproduction on the canvas have no equal to highlight the delicate features of baby, freeze a mimic proper to his character ... And the result is often incredibly beautiful and so realistic.
9) A 3D ULTRASOUND
Advanced technology allows you to make fabulous shots of your baby via 3D ultrasound ... Ask those who have already tested around you, you will see how they do not regret it! A wonderful shot, very realistic, very accurate ... that already allows you to daydream about your future baby and that you can also insert into your famous pregnancy diary or in your treasure box.
10) FURNITURE OR ACCESSORIES
The generation-to-generation transmission of baby accessories and furniture is one of those magical acts that make sense ... Later, give him, for example, his beautiful baby cradle, so that he can serve his own child. ... And who knows, maybe her child will do the same this much later his descendants ... same for bed linen, cover ... Think about it!