Ten Things No One Tells You About Having a Baby: The Five Month Edition

4 years ago

Continuing with my series of things that people don’t tell you about having kidsbefore you have kids {like what happens to your body after childbirth}, here’s the five month edition. Here are some of the things I’ve realized {slash learned} as the mama to a five month old – that I wish someone would have prepared me for!

1. They sleep through the night. And then {because of teething/other things} they stop sleeping through the night. I was totally prepared to go sleepless for the first couple of months – and I was completely un-prepared to go back to sleepless nights after a month of actually getting some rest...Continue reading at The Mommyhood Project

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