It is generally seen that people give so much advice when you are conceiving for the first time. Just seeing your pregnant belly and getting the confirmation report, lots of people start to give tips and helpful tricks as well. But, when the time comes for your second baby, most of the people assume to get it down. Even some say to take care of your older baby first than the latter. So, before you are planning to bring a new life on earth, here are some of the hidden facts that you must know-
1. You Will Feel Much Guiltier Than Ever
While taking care of your newborn, you might miss caring your older child. It is true that you are not doing it intentionally, but a newborn needs much more care than the older one. This will eventually make you feel guilty. It becomes really hard to maintain the balance between your older child and the newborn. It is quite obvious that you love both of them, but you should concentrate on anyone at one particular time.
2. You Will Need Someone with You
When you are pregnant for the second time, you just need someone who will take care of your newborn and who can entertain your older kid as well. It is not possible for you to play with your older son while you are breastfeeding your little baby. Things become too much hard at times. Thus, if you have conceived one more time, be prepared to hire someone who will stay at your home and fulfill your needs.
3. The Whole Experience Will Not Be So Much Intense
First-time pregnancy means you are bringing a new life into the world from your body. This sounds so much of fun and of a lifetime experience. However, in the second case, you will feel it as normal as life bearing. You have gone through the immense pain of delivery once, before. Though there will be no change of hormones functioning at the time of your second pregnancy, however, there will be no such roller coaster ride, rather it will be simple up and down level in the body.
4. You Won’t Remember Things As Much As You Will
You might feel that you can remember everything like- changing time of the diapers, how many ounces of food to be taken from the bottle? How many times the baby requires sleep? When breastfeeding should be done and lots more. But, when have your second child, you will forget everything. Things will seem as like the first time.
5. Breastfeeding Will Be Still Hard
When you are becoming pregnant for the second time, you might think that breastfeeding can be an easier task for you. However, it will be not so much easier as you expect. You might be feeling happy that you have gone through this experience and you will be good at handling this. But, trust me, it will be harder.
These are some of the hidden facts you should know when you are pregnant for the second time. Second-time pregnancy is blessing and you should prepare yourself, both mentally and physically for it.Updated Date: 13 July 2018, 17:46