The early days were not easy; in fact, they were down right brutal at times! I felt as though I was in a never ending fog that filled the outside and suffocated my insides. The days drudged on relentlessly and I dreamt of sleep while my eyes laid open. I was thankful for the long naps R took early on so that I had me time to do nothing and yet everything.
For the first few months, I didn’t do much of anything in terms of activities – I spent time trying to recover and rest! My advice to new moms is to trust yourself and your body. If you need to rest, then rest! Once you feel up to it, start slowly and do what works well for you and your little one! Continue reading