The Dreaded Early Morning Wake-ups

Just when you seem to be getting into a groove with your babies sleep habits, they throw it all out the window and try on something new. We sleep-trained Eddie when he was 5 months old – you can read about our method here. After that settled in, he was sleeping quite well! Mostly sleeping…

When Breast Milk Isn’t Enough

Those who have kept up with my story on here and over on Facebook will know my beautiful little bub has always been a terrible sleeper. He would cat-nap during the day, and from about 3 months old he would wake every 30-90 minutes throughout the night for a feed. I also discovered at his…

Sleep Training at 5 Months Old

Sleep. The bane of my existence. Well, lack of sleep is the bane of my existence, as I’m sure every parent will agree. Once bub was about 3.5 months old, his sleep went right out the window. You hear a lot about the 4 month ‘sleep regression’ as a new parent, and if that’s what…

Adorable Baby or Drunk Friend?

As a parent, there are many things you find yourself congratulating your baby for. All those little milestones that they work through in order to develop into a functioning adult. Some are adorable, some are hilarious, some are mildly terrifying, and yet all of them fill you with an odd sense of pride. Things that,…

That Weird Parental Pride

Isn’t it funny that I am so damn proud of my baby doing something that virtually all babies do?

The First Month After Birth – Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding my newborn was something that I had always wanted to do, and always assumed I could do. I have a family history of breastfeeding issues, so I was concerned I might have problems too, but I kept my spirits high and ran with the assumption that I wouldn’t have any issues. Soon after bubba…

8 Things About C-Sections

I forgot a lot of stuff about c-sections…this is some things I’ve remembered after having my second.