Big Love & Hormones: 12 Women Share the First Time Motherhood Made Them Cry (PHOTOS)

Most of us realize that deciding to have a baby means that there will be a lot of crying in our future. But how many of us expected that it would be us and not the baby covered in tears?

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The combination of postpartum hormones, sleep deprivation, and crazy joy is a potent one and can leave a new mom feeling like she is riding an emotional rollercoaster.

Read on for the sweet and sometimes funny (OMG, #8!) stories of the first time our babies made us cry.

Do you remember crying after your baby was born?


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