I had given birth to Margot via a C-section and almost immediately I felt like things weren’t right. I didn’t bond at all with Margot (unlike my first baby Phoebe where I had immediate overwhelming love). A lack of bond made me really resent Margot. I absolutely hated feeding her, it wasn’t just the pain, I was getting huge anxiety every time I had to feed her and it took all I had in me not to rip her off every feed.
Posts tagged: pregnant
Sick of morning sickness? Did you know that over 1/3 of all pregnancies are affected with morning sickness. Many compare it to having persistent food poisoning or a constant hangover for four months. Oh the joys! Anyone who has not had a pregnancy really does not understand do they. To...
When I was pregnant with Phoebe I was FILLED with anxiety about what to pack in my hospital bag and what I actually needed for a newborn. Buying nappies was seemingly an impossible task and I had NO idea what a bunny rug was (it’s a stretchy square of fabric to swaddle a baby in).