Category Archives: Breast Feeding

MicroBlog Monday: Dream Big

My five year plan is to be an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). But I am feeling very Veruca Salt and want it now! I looked up how to go about getting it and what my options are in … Continue reading

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Night Thirteen

Progress! He had a messed up nap at his normal time then fell asleep right before 6pm. I thought it would be for the night but he woke up after an hour. And he woke up mad! I tried to … Continue reading

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Night Twelve

My brain is fried right now. It seems that getting some solid sleep is making my constant mom-hangover worse. The super light dozing I get after 5 or 6am negates the good sleep. It also makes me really grumpy. Wallace … Continue reading

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Nights Ten and Elleven

The new thing is to wake up about 5 and then cry for tatas and refuse to calm down and relax. He doesn’t want anything I can offer him. Or he wants his socks or shirt on and off and … Continue reading

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Night Nine

It’s 5am. I am so exhausted. Wallace was all screwed up on sleep yesterday. He fell asleep on the bike ride home from the interview (faster than walking) and then we had to eat and go right back out the … Continue reading

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Nights Seven and Eight

We’ve made it a week! We are far from well rested but we are getting there. He has been sleeping so restlessly and then waking up early. Like 5am early. Then he wants to nurse and get up for the … Continue reading

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Microblog Monday: Linked Up

I haven’t done one like this in a long time. Here’s what I have been reading lately. An article on why nursing with a cover just doesn’t work for most of us. Thomas Jefferson Education, Core Phase, homeschooling theory. The … Continue reading

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Night Six

He kept delaying falling asleep by wanting to sing or jump or look out the window for airplaines. I think it was because we were out of routine. We have been doing a lot of baths before bed but I … Continue reading

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Night Five

I hope he starts sleeping more soundly soon. Lots of rolling around again last night but no big wake up. Got us up a little after 6 but I tried to get him to nurse back to sleep. Didn’t work. … Continue reading

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Night Four

I don’t feel the least bit rested from last night even though we weren’t up for two hours in the middle of the night. I really don’t want that to become a habit, so I am glad the last two … Continue reading

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