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
It’s a beautiful day in Canberra today with a mild temperature of 22 degrees, sunny and a light breeze. It is the type of weather that sends families outside in the Autumn sun, riding bikes and hiking, relishing the delight of the skies. I am sitting inside on the lounges trying to hide from the … More Keeping toddler busy
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
It was about seven in the evening and the light from outside the window had already faded into a deep sunset, sending rays of golden light through the crack in the curtain. I hurried to hide the ending sun, replacing it instead with the dull light from the lamp that sat on Master X’s bedside … More When toddler favours one parent