Monotony is Mind Numbing
Having a new baby in your house is exhausting in many ways. In ways that are exactly the same, over and over and over. We love our babies, and we care for them. Yet, there is little, to no, metal stimulation. The lack of stimulation, mixed with the monotony makes the early months of parenting extremely boring. Then we think we are a bad parent, for not loving every minute of being a parent. Trust me, you are not the only one who is bored.
Don't get me wrong. There are many moments of pure joy and fascination. Just enough to keep us from running for the hills. You are a parent, dealing with a normal part of being a parent. in america, in the twenty first century. We can admit that taking care of a baby is often boring.