Category Archives: Breast Feeding

Night Three

I woke up with that headache and it never went away. It progressed to full blown migraine by nap time despite medicine, ice cream, and water. By bedtime I knew I couldn’t handle an hour of trying to get him … Continue reading

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Night Two

We didn’t manage to start the falling asleep process any earlier last night. He tried to escape from my bed, jumped off steam in his bed, watched the airplane lights, and wanted me to hold him and sway. He eventually … Continue reading

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Night One

We did it! We made it 12 hours without nursing. We missed the normal bedtime, nursed about 7:45, I explained to him what was going to happen, we got ready for bed, and we read one more book. We then … Continue reading

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He Just Keeps Singing His Song

I feel all scattered from this stress and I don’t always know what day it is. I want to write but have nothing coherent outlined in my head. I really should just go to bed, but of course Wallace woke … Continue reading

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Picture Perfect

The 4 1/2 year old I work with drew this for me just now. It is Wallace haveing some milk. The spiky hair and one boob out are perfect.

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Ode to a Ring Sling

When Wallace was 5 months old, I was given a hand me down Maya ring sling. A friend showed me how to use it and pronounced me a natural when I popped a boob in Wallace’s mouth and he fell … Continue reading

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Ode to a Ring Sling

When Wallace was 5 months old, I was given a hand me down Maya ring sling. A friend showed me how to use it and pronounced me a natural when I popped a boob in Wallace’s mouth and he fell … Continue reading

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Protected: Pad Thai, Giggles, And a Walk In the Rain

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Protected: 3 Years

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Protected: Saturday: Lincoln Square

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