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HOW TO NOT LOSE YOUR SHIT AS A FIRST TIME MOM

Welcome to Rants & Whatnot. Grab a cup of coffee or tea, sit down, and relax!
Congratulations! If you're reading this post, you're probably expecting your first child! I applaud you for trying to read as much as you can before your baby arrives.
I bet you're overwhelmed as absolute hell.
Take a deep breath. I have one thing to tell you that should loom over your head as the big day arrives, and that is: Go with the flow.
Nobody else is going to say it so there you go. That's my biggest tip. The first three months are rough as you adjust to a life revolving around a little human who needs your attention 24/7. You can plan ahead as much as possible and schedule naps and feedings and bedtime. If you do though, you're setting yourself up for frustration.
I don't eat or go to the bed at the same time every single day. I bet you don't either. And trust me, if you force a schedule on your baby, you will want to pull your hair out.
Now don't get me wrong, babi…