So you’re about 6 weeks, give or take, from the date you had your baby and now it is time to check in with your doctor or midwife for your postpartum care visit. For those wondering what to expect at this 6 week postpartum appointment, here is a quick run down for what to expect after having a vaginal delivery.
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The Fourth Trimester
It has officially been three weeks since I gave birth to my beautiful baby girl. While I am enjoying newborn cuddles and adjusting to joining the mom of two club, I’m still feeling the aches and pains of giving birth both physically and mentally. This is what I like to call the fourth trimester, most commonly known as postpartum.
Expecting Mamas With Little Monsters
Whether your second pregnancy was planned or a pleasant surprise, being pregnant while caring for a toddler is no easy task. On top of first trimester fatigue you will also be dealing with daily temper tantrums. Surviving pregnancy with a toddler in tow and keeping your sanity will soon become your number one priority, trust me.