Here is a list of thirteen decisions you’ll have to make after the baby is born, and one before. What are some of your thoughts on these topics?
1 First, will you do this naturally? This can even cause a riff between husband and wife, depending on the beliefs both have. In the end, it really should be up to mom and the doctor watching over her.
2 Choosing your child’s name.
3 If you are having a boy, will you circumsize or not?
4 Breastfeeding vs. Bottlefeeding
5 cloth diapers or store-bought diapers (pampers, cruisers, etc)
6 Who will wake up with the baby?
7 Where will the baby sleep? Crib, your bed, etc
8 How long will you wait before company can come over to meet the baby?
9 spanking or positive discipline
10 Working mom vs Stay at home mom
11 If you choose to work, how do you decide on a babysitter?
12 home daycare vs daycare center
13 public school vs homeschool