Dear First-Time Expecting Mama,
You're weeks, maybe days away from the life-changing miracle of birth. You don't know when exactly it will happen and the anticipation is probably starting to give to you a feeling
You’ve been given so much advice already, so I’ll make this short.
“enjoy every second"
“it’s hard at first, but it will get better"
“don’t be afraid to ask for help"
“sleep when the baby sleeps"
It’s all great advice, but doesn’t it seem so cliche? There’s a million logistical things running through your head after all-- uncertainties, fears, questions. How will you handle the pain when the moment comes? What if something goes wrong? Will it be a boy or girl? How will you react the first time you see him/her? Will you be able to figure out the car seat/stroller/carrier/alien-spaceship aka bouncy seat? When will you be able to return to your fake career of professional coffee drinker?Read More