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16 Signs You've Made It Through the Worst of the Newborn Phase

16 Signs You've Made It Through the Worst of the Newborn Phase

The newborn phase is pretty darn difficult. Don't get me wrong, I loved loving on my brand-new babies and the whole miracle-of-life bit, but what I didn't love was the other stuff: the sleepless nights, the endless diaper changing, the feeling that I couldn't leave the house, etc. So I'll be the first to admit that I was more than OK when I started to see the light at the end of the proverbial newborn tunnel and my babies went from being mushy newborns to being just regular old babies.

So whether you've just brought your bundle of joy home from the hospital, or you're in the thick of it, here are a few telltale signs that you've made it through the newborn phases.