Becoming a mom

by Shelley Heaphy

Around this time, eight years ago I began maternity leave for my first born. I can remember the emotions running through my body, fear, love, excitement, joy, uncertainty, as well as a whole host of others I couldn’t even explain. We were so excited to share our lives with our baby that each day dragged on and on until she arrived almost a month later – a week overdue.

 

*  This article is available only to subscribers of the Premium or Online Edition memberships.  *

If you have already subscribed please login using your email address and password. If not then please subscribe to the online edition using our Subscribe page.