While I'm sure there's nothing extraordinary about my lack of free time as a new mom, it certainly is unfamiliar to me. When I was a student, and when I held a professional job, I always found a way to make my morning coffee and leisurely breakfast into my routine. Now that I … [Read more...] about The Little Things…Like Feeding Yourself
This morning, Brian (my husband) had to leave early for class. I must admit, I've gotten very comfortable with Brian being home 24/7, but the paternity-leave-fantasy-world I've been living in has come to an end. Boo.So, without any pumped milk, in a panic to feed a fussy … [Read more...] about The Mayo Clinic Said It’s Okay
My due date is July 26th. Today is July 17th. Am I ready to bring a baby home?Clearly, the answer is no. Pictured on the right is the bassinet portion of my baby’s pack and play, where he will be sleeping upon his homecoming, appropriately being used as a clothing drawer. … [Read more...] about Nest? I Still Have Nine Days For That.