Tag: babies

Muscling Through My Son’s Hypotonia Diagnosis

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“I can’t wait to see my kid struggle!” said no parent ever. We’d all be naive to think that struggles weren’t going to be...

It Will Get Better, I Promise

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In the beginning, it's hard. I mean heart-wrenching, questioning if you can even do this, lay on the kitchen floor crying hard. You will...

5 (Realistic) Tips for New Mamas

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Listen up, expecting mamas. I’m about to drop some knowledge on ya! When you are pregnant, everyone tells you a bunch of (mostly unsolicited)...

The Last of All Firsts: No More Babies for Us

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They say the days are long, but the years are short.  I will miss these years. The excitement of telling my husband we are pregnant,...

Waiting for the Aunt Experience

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Eight years ago, my second baby, a son, was born on a hot summer’s night at five minutes after midnight. He was three weeks...

Giving Birth to Motherhood: How to Write Your Birth Story

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When my son was still an infant, I stumbled across some slightly crumpled papers in a desk drawer: a brief version of my birth...

10 Things I Have Learned In 10 Months Of Being A...

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At times, my life seems to hardly resemble what it was a year ago. Gone are the early morning sales briefings to review quarterly...

The Wild and Wonderful Ways That Twins Will Change You

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Two and a half years ago, when I found out we were having twins, I was excited, overwhelmed, and FREAKED THE HECK OUT. We...

Sleep Training: Misunderstandings vs Things that Actually Help

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“Sleep when the baby sleeps.” That sounds easy enough, right? When I was pregnant with my first daughter, I remember being told this more...

When the Miracle Becomes a Miracle Worker

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To the one who made me a mother, The one I made a mother said to me during a recent phone conversation, “You used to...