1. Unbelievable Patience
It may be obvious but attempting to get a little one to sleep (puh-lease sleep baby!) stretches your patience muscle... day in, day out. And with a new little one, there is no end in sight (hate to tell ya'). As your babe gets bigger, the lessons in patience just continue, and if anything, they get more intense (just wait until toddlerhood). But you have it in you, it just takes practice.