January Babies: What to Expect

A new baby is an exciting way to start the New Year. If your little one is expected to arrive in January, you should read on to learn more what you can expect from your January baby. We've pulled together fun facts, from personality traits to special days of the month, to give you a sneak peak at what you can expect from your family’s new addition. Of course no one can predict exactly what to expect because every baby is one of a kind!
 
Personality Traits
January babies are known for being organized, hardworking and showing high levels of creativity and problem-solving. But it's important to keep in mind that they can also be sensitive and have trouble expressing their emotions. 
 
Zodiac Signs
January bridges Capricorn (December 22 - January 19) and Aquarius (January 20 - February 18.)  Capricorns are considered the most determined of the entire Zodiac. Referred to as "Goats," they are often ambitious, conservative, determined, practical and helpful. Aquarius people are also very determined and are often considered friendly, creative, loyal, independent and supportive. 
 
Birthstone
Garnet, a deep red stone symbolizing trust and friendship.
 
Birth Flowers
Carnation, a flower available in many colors and meanings: white symbolizing love and good luck, light red symbolizing admiration, and dark red symbolizing deep love and affection.
 
Snowdrop - symbolizing hope and beauty. 
 
Celebrities Born in January
Dax Shepard, Bradley Cooper, Diane Keaton, Eddie Redmayne, Jeremy Renner, Mary J. Blige, Liam Hemsworth, Orlando Bloom, Patrick Dempsey, Jason Bateman, Zach Gilford, Jim Carrey, Betty White, Zooey Deschanel, Jason Segel, Logan Lerman, Dolly Parton, Rainn Wilson, Ed Helms, Alicia Keys, Ellen DeGeneres, Oprah Winfrey, Christian Bale, Justin Timberlake, Portia de Rossi, Kerry Washington 
 
Special Days
January 1 - New Year’s Day 
January 15 - Martin Luther King Jr’s Birthday 
January 21 - National Hugging Day