Thinking of Having a Baby
Having a baby is one of the most wonderful yet stressful stages in a woman’s life. Being a mom is a great leap from the careless habits of a single adolescent. It’s a great role and an even greater responsibility which you should be able to fulfill at all costs.
Rethink your life. Now that you are moving towards being a parent, you will have to make changes in your life. Gone are the days of careless and rash decisions because from now on, all your choices will affect your child. You may have to adopt major changes in your life all in the name of being the best parent to your child.
Give importance to your emotional health. Carrying a child makes a woman highly-fragile. They have to be looked after and they have to be in perfect health. But one might forget that emotional health is as important as physical health. Some moms go through stages of depression and some moms never get through it. Because of this, moms-to-be need the support of her family.
Be excited! Even though your belly starts getting the bump, and you start feeling fat, there is really nothing to worry about. Being a mom gives a woman a characteristic glow only pregnant women have. It’s the sheer joy of being a parent to a precious child.
October 16, 2007 Tuesday at 6:21 am