Wish We'd Known: 19 Things No One Told Us About Having Baby No. 2

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Jenna McCarthy on Jul 12, 2011 at 1:01PM

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... But Number Two Will Not Get the Same Treatment

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a Jenna McCarthy on Jul 11, 2011 at 4:11PM

When there’s only one babe in the house, it’s (relatively) easy to maintain a quiet, sane atmosphere and arrange errands strategically around her sleeping and feeding schedule. Throw another kid in the mix, and any sense of schedule all becomes an impossible dream. The good news is that your second child is likely to be a better sleeper and a lot more go-with-the-flow because of it.

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