The beginning of breastfeeding was challenging, but for me, the end was even harder
Your baby can roll over now, horray! But now he can’t sleep fully swaddled. What do you do? How do you transition your baby out of a swaddle?
All anyone ever told me was “it’s a HUGE needle going into your back, and you need to stay very still otherwise you’ll get paralyzed” No pressure, right? I was extremely nervous about getting this ‘giant needle’ I’d like to say I was mentally prepared for it. I mean, I did have 9 months to… Continue reading What is it Like Getting an Epidural?
Towards the end of my pregnancy, all I kept asking myself was “How will I know I’m in labor?” All anyone kept telling me was “Oh, you will KNOW” Very reassuring, right? “It’s like super intense period cramps” the doctors would tell me. They couldn’t be more accurate. There’s no other way to describe it.… Continue reading What is Labor Really Like?