The first days home with a newborn can feel so stressful.

If you have a newborn, did you feel like this?If you’re pregnant, has anyone told you about this?

We are talking all about this today.  What to expect the first days with a new baby…

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Things we talked about: 

Feeling like everything is going wrong [4:45]

No one tells you the first days are hard [7:35]

Having doubts [9:00]

Unsettled babies [11:00]

Pumping [21:04]

The hated bassinet [22:40]

Temperament…it’s really a thing [25:20]

Adding to the family [28:10]

What happenes when you’re the one with the boobs? [31:43]

When do we wake the baby?  Or do we? [32:40]

Find support!! [37:00]

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