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When is the best time to have a second baby? 5 important factors for you to consider.

Having a baby is one of your major decisions in life.

In this article, I will be sharing when is the best time to have a second baby and what are the important factors for you to consider before you go for a second baby.

5 important factors for you to consider before you go for a second baby

1. Have your children close in age.

6 Pros

Have a sibling and best friend.

Talk to one another.

Teach one another.

Take care of one another.

Are on the same routine or schedule.

Sleep and nap together.

Wake up together.

Bathe together.

Share similar interests.

Love the same TV shows, movies, toys and books.

Pass down bibs, toys, books and clothes when close in age and size.

1 Cons

If your first child has special needs or if he is a demanding or irritable child, he might not happily received the second baby.

You need to prepare your first child before the second baby are born.

2. Have support from your hubby and families.

You can get helps from them when you need.

3. Consider your age for maternity.

If you are under 30, you might want to have closer pregnancies.

4. Think about your finances.

Are you ready to foot the bill for one more baby?

Keep track of government policies which benefits your baby.

5. Think about your career.

If you are keen to have a career break to go for second baby and spend quality time, go ahead.

If not, second pregnancy might not be something you might want to go ahead with.

I hope all these factors will help you to consider before you go for a second baby.

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