So You've Just Had a Baby. Now What?

The initial postpartum period, the first six to twelve weeks after giving birth, is challenging. Whether it's your first baby or your fourth, you are adjusting to having a new member of your family, of meeting the demands of a helpless, dependent being, and of getting to know and love this new little person. Let's talk a little about what you can do to make this time of transition as healthy as possible for you and your newborn as well as the rest of your family....more

Two weeks old: Five things I've learned about taking care of a newborn

My little man is two weeks old. And while he melts my heart pretty much every time I look him, he’s also still a newborn – and taking care of a newborn is a heckuva lot harder than it looks!...more