The harsh reality that having a baby has on your relationship is often a cruel blow to new parents who are simply unprepared for the minefield of changes that happen once you bring bub home. And the ‘new family bliss’ seems to take a back seat while you learn to navigate the negative consequences of starting this ‘much wanted’ family. A lack of sleep, mental & physical exhaustion & stress all contribute to a sense of uncertainty that plagues all new parents, and the saddest part is, many begin to feel depressed & isolated because they didn’t know that these are all normal processes and consequences. But it’s not all bad news. There are simple steps every new parent can take to learn the skills needed to survive & thrive this transition.
Read more here – Baby Makes Three: Dealing With Children in Your Relationship