Here's what I expected based on what my birth class taught me, what articles explained, etc: First time moms will be in labor for a long time. That is the norm, so my expectations had me prepared for hours of painful labor, and no less than an hour of pushing. At 4 cm dialated, mothers… Continue reading My Whole Labor Story. Everyone’s is Different – Especially in 2020.
Month: November 2020
Here we go again – COVID Lockdown
Bergamo is in a red zone. Well, what we all were fearing has now become a reality: the second wave. A lot of people have asked what this means for us, so here is a pretty straightforward summary that was sent to me. I thought that it was worth translating and sharing: Sintesi nuove DPCM… Continue reading Here we go again – COVID Lockdown
10 Useful Gift Ideas for New Moms
1. Hakaa/Lady Bug and Milk Storage Bags *For moms who breastfeed* My hakaa is the most useful present that I got during my on-going baby shower! No drop of milk (liquid gold) is left behind. Since this helps collect so much milk, mama will definitely be in need of more storage bags as well. I… Continue reading 10 Useful Gift Ideas for New Moms