Kylie Purtell - Capturing Life: February 2013

Thursday, 21 February 2013

Confessions of a New Mum - Guest Post by Mez from Listen Sookie | Motherhood


This is the seventh guest post from other bloggers about their memories of being a new Mum. If you would like to write a post for this series let me know in the comments or send me an email to kylie(@)kyliepurtell(dot)com

Today's guest post is by Mez. Mez has written an awesome post about the struggle of being a new, first-time Mum and can I just say, I relate to everything she has written. In fact, I could have written this post myself! So here it is...

I wasn’t burping her.

For the first few weeks of Addison’s life I somehow forgot that babies need burping before, during, after a feed. I’ve been around babies my whole life for heaven’s sake, I knew this. But for whatever reason I forgot or was so damn sleep deprived and shocked, my brain didn’t compute this little fact. And so for a while