For nine months, you’ve been eagerly awaiting your baby’s arrival. You’ve lost count of the number of parenting books, blogs and magazines you’ve read to prepare you for what’s to come. Then, skip past the birth (because let’s face it, who wants to remember a lot of that part?) and you’re now left with this tiny, beautiful miracle.
You can hardly believe you created something so perfect. It’s like nothing else in the world exists the minute your infant is placed into your arms. You’re swept away by pure joy for an hour or two. Then it hits you – you’re going to have to leave this perfect, blissful cocoon with all of these helpful nurses and doctors. Now, it’s time to bring your baby home and in that moment, nothing is more terrifying! [Read more…]