Arms full, heart full. That was the part I couldn't wait for. But my full heart came with so many growing pains. That was the part I wasn't prepared for.
Because, somehow, you have to snuggle and cherish the newborn days. And do puzzles with the toddler. And do both at the same time. And hold the toddler when she gets an owie that's completely invisible to the naked eye. While feeding the newborn. And then change the newborn while trying not to leak milk e.v.e.r.y.w.h.e.r.e because you overproduce and it's the best worst problem to have. And then the toddler wants Mommy. And how is it time to feed the baby again? And then there's guilt over too much screen time, or letting your baby cry 2 seconds longer than you would've let their older sibling cry. And it's only 11am.
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