A Few Noticeable Ways My Life Changed After Having A Baby

Jessica Delfino
OneAndDoneMom
Published in
4 min readJul 25, 2021

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the author and her little one

My life changed in such dramatic ways after I had a baby. I am still shocked and stunned at the things that other mothers left out when telling me stories about what parenting would be like. But the truth is, I probably wouldn’t have believed them or understood until I went through it myself. The unspoken truths of motherhood are also so bizarre, personal and emotional, that they probably…

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Jessica Delfino
OneAndDoneMom

I write about life with 1 husband, 2 kids, 1 cat, sometimes funny. Instagram.com/JessicaDelfino Bylines: TheNew Yorker, The NY Times, The Atlantic, McSweeney’s.