The "Holy Crap! We're Having a Baby!" Moment
Editor's Note: I remember that moment of realization when expecting our oldest son. "Oh my goodness! We're going to be PARENTS! PANIC!" Jamy at The Mom Road recently received a gift in the mail that made her step back and have that same moment. Did you have one of those? -Jenna
As I pulled the bouncer box out of the FedEx packaging that was now forming an undesirable puddle on my hardwood floors, I leaned it against the wall and studied it for a good 90 seconds before I realized I wasn’t breathing. I was unconsciously rubbing my bulging belly, mesmerized by this smiling happy baby on the front of the box.
“Holy crap we’re having a baby…”
They were the only words that would form as I struggled to process what was now sitting in my kitchen, staring back at me.