Sleep is seriously the worst thing going on right now. For those who have not had to deal with sleep deprivation would not understand that even a week, let alone months without sleep can ruin someone’s ability to function in all areas of their life. After last night’s post which was an in-the-moment post on … More Can warm milk and a full toddler tummy be the answer for sleep?
So we sit here in opposite ends of the room, stewing, angry and resentful of the other person. I hate that you come out of our son’s room screaming under your breath with frustrations that he won’t sleep on your terms. I resent that you then leave it up to me to carry the 15kg … More When toddler sleep tears you apart
Master X fell asleep in the car on our way back from Questacon this morning. Questacon is a science infused place with a special section for toddlers and babies. The play is all science-based and my toddler loves it. MR 18 months played in the water and with the construction site for ages. Needless to say he did not … More Nap time does not mean sleep time for toddlers
The nicest part of the day is also the one that I most dread and that is sleep. Our routine is pretty set now with Master X and I having a bath when we get home from work at about five-thirty and then dinner at six. A bit of digesting (and poo time for someone … More Becoming a mum and managing sleep expectations
Headphones in. Speaker loud. I can still hear him screaming from the crack underneath the door as he rains out protests and calls for ‘mumma!!’. This is hard shit and it hasn’t become any easier as Master X has gotten older. Normally I have the patience to either stay with him until he is asleep, … More Go to sleep anxiety