4. Love at First Sight

Lots of new moms are sure that they're going to fall in love with their new baby right at the gate, that they will think he or she is the cutest thing ever, and they feel awful if that doesn't happen – but it's totally normal! Newborn babies have gone through a horrific process. They are not necessarily beautiful. Some women will fall in love at first sight, but some won't – and that doesn't make you a bad mom. The two of you will bond, so don't sweat the small stuff or the smooshy face.

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