The Motherload
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The Motherload

It Was Not Love at First Sight When My Daughter Was Born

The slow burn to building our bond was very real

Woman wearing salmon-coloured sweater looking down at crying infant in her arms.

I was ashamed to admit this as a new mom.

I never had that life-changing moment when I looked into my daughter’s eyes for the first time and felt an overwhelming rush of intense love.



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Megan Llorente

Love is the answer ❤️ Certified Coach, Children’s Books Author, Avid Entrepreneur. Creator of 2 Pubs: Modern Women & MIDFORM. Find me @