- Written by Mandy
When I got pregnant, everyone and their brother gave me advice about what I should and should not do with a baby in my belly.
“Don’t eat lunch meat.”
“Limit your workout routine.”
Then when I had a newborn, I was given opinion after opinion on how to handle diapers and nap time and breastfeeding. I was told to never let a child “cry it out” and that my boobs would essentially “never be the same”.
I call it…”Welcome to Motherhood: Where Everyone You Know is Now A Baby Expert.” <— an entire post dedicated to the highly opinionated parenting expert. Thank me later.
Then, a few years ago I sent my (now) seven year old off to the big K. Yes, Kindergarten. (more…)