Momaha Blog: 3 things we don’t tell new parents, but probably should

By Ashley Strehle Hartman
Published by the Omaha World-Herald’s on January 21, 2021

People don’t seem to know what to say to expecting parents. Though parenting has been around since, well, forever, and a lot of people do it, it still seems like we don’t have the right vocabulary to talk about it.

When I was expecting my first child, it felt like almost all parents wanted to talk to me about parenting in one of two ways. They wanted to go all negative or all positive. There was no in-between.

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