C’s Naps

C napping collage

Over the past few weeks, C’s been having problems sleeping.  My baby boy fell asleep in my arms a couple of times recently.  Before that, he hadn’t fallen asleep in my arms in over a year.

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Mr. Growth Spurt

C has been sleeping more than he’s been awake this week.  Yesterday, we had plans to go out to lunch with Hubster and some of his coworkers; but Mr. Growth Spurt had other plans.  He decided to take a 3-hour nap instead.  THREE HOURS.  This is Continue Reading…

5:30? 5:30??!!!

Apparently C has decided that instead of the more palatable wake-up time of 7 or 8, he would prefer to wake up at 5:30am.  FIVE THIRTY IN THE MORNING.  Naturally, he insists on continuing two night feedings, the second of which is typically Continue Reading…

High Needs Baby

Ever since C’s colic started, I’ve been following The Fussy Baby Site‘s blog.  Today, they posted a list of the Top Websites for Colic.  I visited the Ask Dr. Sears website that was listed and stumbled upon information on high needs babies.  I had an “aha” moment – FINALLY, C’s personality is explained.

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The Nap Trap

Every time C takes a nap in the afternoon, I never know how long he’s going to sleep.  The first things I get done are the essentials – pumping, washing bottles, laundry.  If he’s still sleeping, I check my email, Twitter, Facebook.  If he’s Continue Reading…