I Am a New Mommy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 37 People

    Why We Sometimes Let Our Kids Be Brats

    Don't we just love to judge other parents...? "If that was my kid, I’d never let him throw food like that." "I would make her say please." "Why are parents so terrified of their own spawn?" Oh yes, I have said and thought all of these things and more… and then my kid...
    MaxineR MaxineR
    36-40, F
    Mar 17, 2013

    My twins are 6mos old

    and it's the best and highest calling of my life
    sahmmama sahmmama
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 23, 2015

    This Is Some Crazy, Wonderful Ride.

    My little one is 1.5 now, and I've been reminiscing. It is true, that on this road the milestones come about every ten feet. I'm so amazed at every little thing he learns, each new word and expression. Never has any endeavor of mine had the power to make me feel so incredibly...
    usetheforceluke usetheforceluke
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 24, 2012

    And my daughter is 9mnths.

    She has two top teeth and two bottom teeth and she loves to grind them together.....does anyone knw how to break her of this? Or will she grow out of it?
    BarbaraStovall BarbaraStovall
    22-25, F
    Dec 11, 2014

    The moment you look down at your baby

    and he smiles back at you while nursing, milk in the corner of his mouth and a happy, satisfied look on his face and love in his eyes as he is drifting off to sleep.
    Hotmama8728 Hotmama8728
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2015

    Bad Mother, Useless Human Being

    I constantly feel like a bad mother. Other parents seem to have boundless time and energy to expose their children to all experiences necessary for them to hit every developmental milestone spot on, whilst also holding down a full time job. They take their babies to swimming...
    MaxineR MaxineR
    36-40, F
    Jul 9, 2012

    I left my one year old home with my husband.

    When I got home he said "I caught her today walking around without a diaper." Tonight I'm finding little poop pieces hidden all around the room. Devious child.
    buttonsrevisited buttonsrevisited
    26-30, F
    Jun 27, 2014

    My daughter is six months now,

    she's quite hefty but lovely. She eats food drinks out of a sippy cup relatively well. However she HATES tummy time!! Two minutes tops and she's wailing!! I've tried her favorite toys and the phone and getting down their with her as a distraction even using her tummy pillow, but...
    kissalulu kissalulu
    26-30, F
    Dec 2, 2013

    In a few hours the birth mother is going to be

    induced. Yes, we are adopting. I am so excited to meet this child!!! And for the new adventure!!! ❤️
    Mrskatearch Mrskatearch
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Jun 29, 2015

    10 Things Not To Say To A New Mom

    So you’ve just experienced the miracle of birth. Isn’t it wonderful. And now you are the proud and exhausted mum of the cutest little angel in the world. Family and friends come over to coo. Everyone is smiling and celebrating this new life. Well, everyone that is except...
    MaxineR MaxineR
    36-40, F
    May 18, 2012

    Well....I am a mommy.

    ...isn't he the cutest?
    CuteBlondie321 CuteBlondie321
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 1, 2015

    One Tired Mommy

    Ever since my son was born he has been crying. Ok maybe a little exaggerated but close. I have worked in daycare and Ive been the nanny to my nephew since he was born. My nephew was not this hard. Even people around me sympathize, especially the ones who've lived it, which is...
    DelightfullyDistant DelightfullyDistant
    1 Response Oct 11, 2013

    I am the proud Mommy of a beautiful,

    perfect, amazing little boy, he is 9 weeks old and I am so in love with my son! This is my first baby and I am 28( on July 9th ) . I am the happiest gal in the world!
    Hotmama8728 Hotmama8728
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 7, 2015
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