The newborn baby would spend most of their time to sleep. Similar to a robot that have been programmed, baby would have a nap from 2 to 3 hours between meals even day or night. So mother do not be too worried if you found that your baby sleeps all day and even not play much time.
In the first six months of life, the only thing that the concern of the mother is almost about the eating and sleeping of the baby, Depending on the choice of the parents that the sleep schedule of the baby is different. There are parents that do not give any schedule at all and just follow the lead of their babies. On the other hand, some have noticed that having a simple and flexible schedule would help to control the situation better. However, this is not the time to give your baby a rigid schedule, even the schedule looks like the best would not fit perfectly with your kid. The only suitable way is to train your baby slowly, together learn to give a best plan for both mother and baby.
With infants, mother should make time flexible for the baby to eat and sleep. Various health experts believe that, if appropriate, the mother should start doing the work according to a certain order : eating, playing and sleeping day by day.
Keep the sleeping place of your baby not too bright and too noisy
In the evening, the mother should not take time to play with baby, but focus on putting the baby back to sleep after feeding and diaper changing the baby. For young kid, play time seems to be simply cuddling gestures of the mother. Your baby would feel tired and sleepy after about 10 to 20 minutes “play” as such. So you should pay attention to those expression of baby to know when to stop and let the baby go to sleep again ! Thus, mother could establish a flexible schedule as she desires. What is important, remember to following the same sequence everyday !
The baby should sleep for 8 to 10 hours at night depending on age.