• New Parent? Your Baby Has Prepared a Report Card for You

    New Parent? Your Baby Has Prepared a Report Card for You

    By Medela
    When you’re a new parent, especially a mom, there’s a tendency to be tough on yourself. Moms often compare themselves to others and worry about how they’re doing.
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  • Letter from a Man on Being a Dad

    Letter from a Man on Being a Dad

    By Medela
    Hello my love,

    You have finally gone back to sleep after an hour of breastfeeding, changing, hugging, and soothing our beautiful little baby. I am quite honestly in awe.
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  • Welcome to Motherhood – Adjusting to the Fourth Trimester

    Welcome to Motherhood – Adjusting to the Fourth Trimester

    By Medela
    Pregnancy has three trimesters, but newborn babies are so small and vulnerable that for them, the first few months of life outside the womb are truly a “4th trimester” of pregnancy. For new moms, welcome to the 4th trimester of motherhood!
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  • The Hardest Thing about Being a Mom - Advice from Medela Moms

    The Hardest Thing about Being a Mom - Advice from Medela Moms

    By Medela
    Being a mom is often described as the “toughest job in the world.” It’s a “job” that doesn’t pay you money and that constantly requires you to keep “learning on the job,” with no training manual.
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