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Fears & Worries of Second Time Parenting

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  1. […] Gender Reveal and the realization that we were actually doing this (having another baby that is). Fear and worry about how I would divide my time between my two boys, my husband and my business started to set in and so many of you offered up […]

  2. Kimberly says:

    I have had these same worries with each one of my kids. Nothing will take away from Noah, I promise. It will just add to the love that’s already there. Just remember to watch for the warning signs from last time. And lean on us when you need to! xo

    • Courtney says:

      Thank you, Kimberly! 🙂 I do feel a bit more relaxed that at least this time I will know what to watch for and can get it under control early!

  3. adrienne says:

    Sending prayers for peace, Courtney. Hang in there!

  4. Shell says:

    I know it probably doesn’t help right now, but your fears are so normal- I think every mom who is adding a child to her family goes through the same thing. I remember rocking my oldest in the rocking chair, awkwardly fitting him in my lap with my hugely pregnant belly and crying because I didn’t know how I was going to make having a second child work. But as soon as baby #2 was born, it all made sense and we got it figured out. The same will happen for you. xo

    • Courtney says:

      Thank you, Shell! I’ve had so much encouragement through this post that I’m realizing that we will certainly figure it out. Over time things will just make sense, right? 🙂

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