Monthly Archives: July 2013

Day 75: Nippy – update & the difference between doesn’t & shouldn’t

You may remember me writing about my attempt to help heal the sore nips (Day 44). Well it’s been a month and I wanted to report back. A recap of what I did: 1st feed in the morning from both breasts … Continue reading

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Day 74: She’s a screamer!

Yesterday whilst visiting a friend the topic of crying was brought up. She thought that Lo-Lo’s cry sounded cute. Her cry cuts straight through me but it was exactly the same for me. Her boy’s cry was just a noise … Continue reading

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Day 73: baby’s going down

So now she’s been consistantly sleeping through the night for 5 weeks we have another nut to crack: going down at night still awake. Why do we want to do this? I’m hoping that I can start putting her down … Continue reading

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Day 72: it’s a miracle

Everytime she falls asleep it feels like a miracle. Everytime a hug, rocking, swaying, soothing actually works, i am pleasantly surprised. As her sleeping habits are yet still up in the air in the evenings, I’m always on tenter hooks … Continue reading

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Day 71: Teething or heat?

It’s odd but the thought has crossed our mind that she might be teething. She’s been irritable, playing silly buggers when she’s been feeding and drooling. The NHS advise that the following are symptoms for teething:   Drooling (which can lead … Continue reading

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Day 70: We may have a glitch in the sleep matrix

10 weeks today!! Lo-Lo’s been amazing so far when it comes to her sleep pattern, sleeping an average of 8-9 hours a night. BUT! Last night we had a glitch. She was asleep yesterday from around 8pm. I woke her … Continue reading

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Day 69: The eyes have it

A few interesting facts about babies eyes… Eye size: I had heard that the eyes were the only part of a baby that stays the same size into adulthood. No true apparently. They are only 70% of their eventual size … Continue reading

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