I wouldn’t trade anything in the world for motherhood. I mean, not a single thing in the world, although it would be great to have uninterrupted sleep at night. But hey, it comes with that bundle of joy! Motherhood is by far the most incredible yet challenging thing I have ever experienced.
I remember vividly when it dawned on me that my life as I knew it was about to change. I had just been discharged from the hospital two days after birthing my son, and the hubby showed up with balloons and flowers to take us home.
As we drove out of the hospital parking lot, I nestled my baby in my arms and it was in that moment reality really set in. I was a mother. That reality would continue to unfold over the next couple of days. From breast-feeding every other minute, to changing diapers, and even just fussing over newborn, my life had changed. I was…