Before having a Baby, I read articles with titles like “How a Baby Ruined My Marriage” or “Marriage Survival Tips Post-Baby”. I knew having a baby would be challenging and stressful, but I figured we had already been through so much as a couple, and we were always able to work through things, We both had such a strong desire to grow and develop as individuals that we would find our way through challenges. I felt like knowing it was going to be hard made me prepared; it was all going to be okay.
When I gave birth, I was on such a natural high that I felt completely in love with everyone and everything. Life was beautiful. My fiancé, Nic, was amazing. I had just had the most awesome experience of a lifetime. I was holding the most precious human in the world, and life couldn’t get better. Nothing could upset me or anger me. It was a little irritating that Nic watched football and did whatever he was up to on his iPhone right up until just a few moments before I finished nursing Hunter, when he suddenly fell asleep. It was slightly annoying that he washed my … Continue reading..