Whether this is your first newborn or your seventh, newborns are hard. You're sleep deprived and your recovering from the most trauma your body will ever naturally go through, and you're supposed to have a good solution as to how to calm your baby as he communicates his specific need through ear piercing crying? Sometimes they're like complicated puzzles that you're trying to solve while blindfolded.
Well, in a way, it does get easier as a mother as you learn some tricks along the way. This is my third newborn and I'd like to share with you what I've learned through experience and wonderful advice in case it helps you.