Tag «postpartum»

I Wish Someone Had Warned Me

New mom with crying baby

There’s a blog post you may have seen about the joys of new motherhood that went viral last week. The writer recalls that when she was pregnant, she was warned about the many hardships of motherhood, but she really should have been “warned” about how amazing it would be. So amazing, in fact, that sleep didn’t matter–she was thrilled to be …

Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide

We waited six years to have kids after we got married. Six years. That’s a long time to wait for someone like me who had dreamed of becoming a mom since I was a little girl. Included in that dream was being a stay-at-home mom for all the reasons one dreams of that–baby snuggles all …