Bonding with baby: the first two weeks

Bonding with baby: The first two weeks. My experience immediately following the birth of my baby - over at the www.happilytiredmama.com

 

Papa Mermy and Baby Mermy have a beautiful bond.  When Papa Mermy comes home from work, Baby Mermy lights up with the biggest smile on his face and starts squirming in my arms, trying to escape to get to his papa! It’s the sweetest, most beautiful expression of love and it does a mama’s heart good to see her two favourite men being each other’s lovey-doveys.  But, it wasn’t always this way.  Not for me.  Bonding with the baby in those first two weeks was extremely difficult and seeing Papa Mermy do it with such ease made me feel really insecure as a mother.

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