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‘You wait until they’re crawling’

This was one thing I repeatedly heard when people were confronted with a clearly exhausted new mum (me) – ‘you think it’s bad now, just imagine what it’s like when they’re crawling!’

Was this supposed to make me feel better about the then-current newborn situation? Or was it a not-at-all-veiled warning said with a sigh of relief that their children were past that stage? Continue reading