Life with a Newborn {in gifs}

Oh, the newborn phase. Those first snuggles, those tiny baby feet, the bonding time, the OHMYGODIAMSOTIREDWHATDAYISITWHEREISMYCOFFEE... At first, yeah, you're tired. But then, it continues. And tired becomes exhaustion.

big-bang-theory-tired giphy r2d2 sherlock-game-of-shadowsThe exhaustion starts to do funny things to your brain, and you get confused by simple things that you didn't get confused by before like...

What day is it?

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When did you shower last?

Britney-confused_zps9eff516aWould you like paper or plastic, ma'am? Ma'am?

giphyBut, eventually you buck up and pull yourself together...

tired-catMaybe you try on some of your pre-pregnancy clothes...

tumblr_inline_mwirgmlhqo1s5826cYou give up on that and just go for comfort, give it time...

tumblr_mofnjfLedT1r2uzr3o1_500mean-girls-sweatpantsMaybe you try to go to the grocery store...

polar-bear-tiredMaybe you try to work out...

parks-and-rec-tiredYou feel like you might NEVER get back to your old self again...

jack_sadBut then, things start to get better, maybe the baby starts sleeping just a little bit longer...

ZodyltPAnd you start to feel like a human again...

tumblr_inline_mjogarod6U1qz4rgpMaybe you even fit into an old pair of jeans, ACTUAL JEANS!

lemon-selffiveSo don't sweat it, pretty soon you'll have your mojo back and you'll be a pro at this parenting thing...

Joel-McHale-Hands-Back-BabyAnd before you know it, you'll be the parent of a TODDLER.

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