I am a halfway mother and proud to be one. Because my parenting mantra is to atleast do something halfway and attempt it than to not do it at all.
For some reason, the older we get the less we say Yes. This is especially true of new moms who are overwhelmed with the things that are now on their plate. It seems easy to say No. But, I choose to say Yes and here is how I am trying to go about it.
Everyone seems to be in vacation mode with the summer in full swing in India. But, going on weekend trips of long holidays is stressful rather than relaxing for new moms. I prefer spending my vacation time doing simple day activities and here are some ideas of how you could spend your vacation time with infant in tow this summer.
When I gave birth, I was lucky enough to have more gifts than I knew what to do with. And, while I always appreciate the thought and energy behind someone choosing me a gift, there are some gifts given to new (and pregnant) moms that are plain useless. Next in the #AtoZChallenge is a list of useless gifts that you should skip giving.
Tears are an inevitable part of motherhood, especially those first few months. Either the baby is in tears or you are because you can’t figure out what the tears are for. Here’s how I cope!