What new parents need more than a baby shower.
A few articles have come out lately bringing attention to the many needs of the postpartum parent. Some of these voices have pointed out the disproportionate attention we seem to give to expectant parents before baby arrives, unintentionally neglecting the high needs of what happens once baby is actually here. Case in point, the traditional baby shower, where parents are showered with basket loads of material gifts and enough onesies for a baby army! Giving the birth itself o