before i was ready to contemplate it, there was a thread about post-partum sex. Now, at 3 weeks post-partum, I am ready to contemplate it. I would love to read the thread. Or start this one as a new forum for the same. I'll start. My MW said that we can go ahead after the 3 week mark (if I feel up to it), and that the 6-week rule I had heard derived from Jewish law regulating access to the mikvah (not an issue for us). I would definitely like to have intercourse before the 6-week appt. so that if I have pain or whatever I can report it to my MW for discussion/diagnosis/treatment. There are a couple of hindrances to this. First, I'm scared. I don't know why exactly. I had no tearing. Second, we are not getting enough sleep (particularly me, the lactating parent), and I can't imagine giving up zzz. Third, we cosleep...
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9/9/07 at 11:37pm