• Your baby: 2 weeks old

    2 monthes ago - By Today's Parent

    As your baby passes the seven-day mark, are you starting to gain a bit of confidence? Settling in a bit? Or just wondering when the real parents are going to show up for the adorable little screamer? A sense of disbelief isn't unusual at this point as you swing between lamenting that your baby is already a week old and being in shock that you were still pregnant eight days ago. Can your entire life have changed so dramatically in just one week? Oh baby, you'd better believe it! And week two promises to be even more wonderful-and exhausting-than week one.
    The adrenaline has worn off, your...
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  • Your baby: 3 weeks old

    Your baby: 3 weeks old

    2 monthes ago - By Today's Parent

    After two weeks of feeding, diapering and getting the little creature to sleep, you may feel like you're both ready to get out and see the world. Cooped up for 14 days amid burp cloths and bottles? Have an urge to get out and show off your beautiful baby? Or just need witnesses to commiserate over all the crying? By now, you've accepted that the slog is real, you've learned a few things, and your partner or other helpers may have gone back to work. Whether you need to get out or are just ready to explore, there's a lot going on this week.
    As you emerge, squinty-like, from the blurry cocoon...
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