Never take for granted what moms do and don't know
Moms are a lot of things: strong, intuitive, loving, determined, fierce and loyal. Never take for granted what a mom knows.
But at the same time, never assume that all moms — especially new, first-time moms — know everything.
Here are 11 important terms for a baby’s first 6 months that all moms should be aware of:
There’s nothing like the joy of holding a newborn baby in your arms. But sometimes with the bliss comes an unexpected sadness. Some women are surprised to find themselves moody and prone to tears for weeks after giving birth. Thanks to a combination of exhaustion, anxiety and a drop in hormones, you may find yourself hungrier than normal (or with no appetite at all), and more irritable and nervous. Ask family and friends for help and take some time to get extra rest. Baby blues will go away on their own, and a little extra emotional support will go a long way in helping you recover.Source: AmericanPregnancy.org
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