Connect with us

Moms Speak: How to Make Time for Sex With a New Baby

Mother and Daughter Baby
Flickr Creative Commons.

Ay Love!

Moms Speak: How to Make Time for Sex With a New Baby

When experiencing the joy of motherhood is there time for the joy of sex? Some tips.

While giving birth to a child is a beautiful and miraculous event, it also affects your sex life. First, doctors say you must wait 6 weeks before getting it on again. If la cuarentena isn’t enough to kill the mood, you also have a newborn who refuses to sleep through the night and can’t get enough of breastfeeding. Still, as a new mom, you should have sex with your significant other. You don’t want him to feel neglected!

PLUS: Should You Have Sex On Your Period?

Also, being a mom doesn’t eliminate your sensuality. You are still a woman with sexual needs and desires. So get in the game and take notes! Here’s how to make time for sex when you have a new baby.

Sexy time during nap time.

Picture 1 of 6

When baby is asleep mami and papi will get freaky? Yes! One of the best times to have sex when you have a newborn is when your baby has gone down for a nap. Babies take frequent naps, so why not use that to your advantage? Lily, 37, is a new mom from New York City and swears by nap-time sex. “It's hot when you think you might get caught,” she admitted. “In this case, when you think you might be heard!” Also, sex will rarely occur at night since that’s when newborns are wide awake — and crying for milk! Flickr: Stickwithjosh.

Continue Reading

Sujeiry is a natural storyteller, dynamic radio show host and the proud CEO of She's been at this digital media and content creation game for 15 plus years and pours her heart and soul onto - the only site for Latinas on all things love. After realizing there was a void in the love/relationship Latina media market, she took matters into her own hands and became the go-to sex and relationship expert on Latinx platforms. The former sex and relationship expert on works diligently and passionately to encourage women of color to be their authentic selves as they navigate all things love.


More in Ay Love!

Get Love In Your Inbox

Sign up for the Love Sujeiry newsletter and receive a free chapter of Dating RITE. Plus, stay in the know on all things love, including videos, articles, merch and events.
Email address
Secure and Spam free...






  • Oh happy day! When God places passion in your heart
  • A belated Fathers Day to my baby daddy Yea I
  • My face when dishing on relationships mommyhood and living an
  • I caught Evan midwalk this morning The kid loves the
  • Smiling right now although I woke up feeling super down
  • Where the magic happens and apparently los perros en cuatro
  • When rebeccagitana tells you your jantzenswim fashion fortune Event by
  • He rides on the big swing now Growing up so

Latina TV

To Top