Things never go exactly as planned but you have to always be prepared for where life is going to take you, for my husband, son and I it’s back to my home state of Florida. Originally we were supposed to be going to Germany but due to my anxiety disorder we were not accepted to go. I believe everything happens for a reason and can’t wait to begin this new chapter.
As long as I can remember, I’ve had anxiety. Continue reading
So recently I made the decision to start cloth diapering, my son is almost 7 months old and I have been strongly against it since before he was born. I honestly have no idea what overcame me but one day out of nowhere I was like ‘hey, I should try it.’
Being a new mom is tough, you are just thrown into this new world where you have another human to take care of. It is scary and exciting and you most likely have no idea what you are doing. I was there, well I still am and my son is almost 6 months old now. These are a few of the most important things I have learned with this new life:
The cramped spaces, the uncomfortable pressure of altitude changes, loud noises and too many people – welcome to airline travel. Now, dealing with all of this stress, add an infant to the mix and you’re wondering how you’re going to make it to your destination with your sanity in tact. I recently had to fly across country with my infant alone, let me tell you, I wasn’t ready.
Giving birth is hard work and the months that come after it are not any easier. My son is now 3 and a half months old so I’m created a list of things that helped me through the first few months with a new baby.