Labor Tips for Dad to Help Mom on Her Big Day
Dads can be the most helpful person in the delivery room. You can be there from beginning to end helping your wife with the birth. Try these labor tips for dad to be as helpful as possible for your wife.
1. Be a “Gopher”
Encourage your wife to rest in whatever nest she has prepared while you serve her food and drink.
2. Offer Massages and Back Rubs
Make sure that you provide whatever physical and emotional support she requests.
3. Be Brave
This is a stressful time, but you will be so thrilled when you hold your very own son or daughter. This little person and his mom will be very dependent on your steady, calm, supportive presence in the weeks and months to come.