Sometimes the weight crushes me.  Find my socks.  Make me breakfast.  Change my diaper.  Nurse nurse nurse.  Vacuum.  Pay the car insurance.  Where is my doll? I want to go to soccer.  Diapers.  Clean.  Bills.  Food.  Nursing.  Errands.  The weight of all of the demands crushes me. Everyone wants a piece of me every moment…

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Have you ever left a doctor’s appointment feeling like a total failure of a parent?  Have you ever disagreed with something that a doctor has told you but went with what they said anyway because you were afraid to contradict them?  Mama instinct (or mama gut) is a powerful thing.  It’s OK to listen to…

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If you are an expecting mom you probably have created a baby registry, or at least are in the process of creating one.  I started creating my baby registry when I was only about 4 months pregnant because Black Friday was coming up and the baby monitor that I really wanted was going to be…

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