At nearly two years of being a dad, I still find myself waiting for that “oh sh*t” moment to hit me. That overwhelming feeling of “what the hell am I doing?” That uneasiness that is inevitable; or at least expected when you’re to become a parent for the first time.
After a surprise hospital stay with our two year old, I realized how crucial a well-stocked diaper bag really is, and I feel even more prepared to share my thoughts on the essentials for both baby and toddler.
Remember this: you are a BADASS! Epidural, Catheter, Stomach cut open, Organs taken out, and a scar left behind to remind you how you birthed your babies. It might not have been what you planned for but a c section is still a birth!
It can be a risky step to take dating someone that has children. One has to potentially be ready to quickly take on a lot of extra very important responsibilities. Luckily, in my case it has proved so far to be one of the best choices I have made!