Monthly Archives: May 2013

Day 15: blocked tear duct

She slept well last night. However we noticed a rather big, bruise like lump near her eye today. After seeing the GP who wasn’t sure what it was or how to treat it, we went to AE. There our pediatrician … Continue reading

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Day 14: and the day’s not over yet

Had quite a productive day. Amongst feeds hubby gave me the opportunity to sleep til 11am. Then the marathon feeding sessions began. We did however achieve 3 things today: 1) food shopping so i have good calorific food when he’s … Continue reading

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Day 13: rough night

Can’t lie. Last night was a rough night. 50mins on one breast. 40mins on the other. All by 10.30pm and she was still hungry. I was exhausted, empty and needed a break. Hubby looked after her til 1am so i … Continue reading

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Day 12: 1st good night’s sleep

Yesterday evening we took her out for a long walk. She fed like crazy when she got back. Last feed at 10pm…. And then, nothing til 7am. Not gonna lie. It was bliss and, as we’reĀ  working on baby’s schedule, … Continue reading

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Day 11; Amazing hubby & something useful

Not 100% sure how all this will work out when hubby is gone. Last night i fed at 12, 4, 5, then hubby took her so i could sleep as she was still restless, then fed at 8, then took … Continue reading

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Day 10: car seat and pram

So breastfeeding endures. Baby has puked somewhat but still having dirty and wet nappies so we’re hoping the puking is just a passing phase. Might have something to do with the thrush medication i took/am using. As the hospital says, … Continue reading

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Day 9: Baby’s 1st bath and… I lied

So, no holds barred! I thought breastfeeding was getting better. I lied. Turns out the feeling of razors when baby is breast feeding is thrush of the nipple. Who knew!? and more to the point, seriously? No fair. On medication … Continue reading

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