How to Prepare for a Baby. Babyproofing can be a daunting task for new parents, so we asked our trusted kid advisors on the best way to baby proof a house and just generally be prepared for an infant. Great tips include: keep your baby away from fire and swords, lock your doors, and try to keep Baby out of the toilet. How do you baby proof? Where do you put your swords? Tell us! SUBSCRIBE! And Like and Share. It makes the kids happy.