The first year of motherhood is a learning curve. So much gets thrown at you that you can barely keep your head above water. Every cliche is true: You have no time, no energy and no money. You're tired and you're worn down, and if you can't have a sense of humor about it, things aren't going to be a lot of fun from here on out. It's a tough job -- not rocket science hard, but still -- and as the laundry piles up and the dust bunnies creep in, it helps to remember that a zillion other people have experienced the same thing and have come through it totally, completely unscathed -- and... More >>>