Tag Archives: crying

3.5 Months: This is what a bad day feels like when they cry

Morning nap cut short. Cry. Cry. Cry. Cry. Hug. Calm you down. Feed. You won’t be put down, you need to be held…. time for your lunchtime 2 hour nap. Cry. Cry. I try to calm you down, stop you from crying … Continue reading

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#2 is 4 weeks yesterday: the truth about good and evil (a.k.a. to drink or not to drink)

And I don’t mean like totally wasted but I do mean having a few and getting a little merry. And I don’t mean like all the time (well, maybe I do but I don’t actually do it! That’s the point! … Continue reading

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Day 391: Jab, and left hook

This Monday Lo-Lo had her 12 month injections.  My hubby kindly took a turn to get them done. She got her 12 month booster and then (because that wasn’t enough) they said, ‘oh she’s 12 and a half months,  she … Continue reading

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Day 367: A Blllurbbering Mess

So this time last week it was a Wednesday, it’s worth noting it was my 2nd day back at work. I should leave work at 4.30 to be able to pick up munchkin face from the childminder at a decent … Continue reading

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Day 267: Coz she wants Mummyyyyy (a la Pharrell Williams/Happy)

Ok. Anyone else got a mega clingy baby? Since she hit about 8.5 months there has been a noticeable shift. I used to be able to put her on the floor for 30 minute stints with no worries. She’d entertain … Continue reading

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Day 236: Shrrrieking

And so it has begun. I thought this kind of stuff was reserved for the terrible twos but no. The last couple of days Lo-Lo has been sat, happy as Larry, shrieking. Some might say she’s clearly not happy if … Continue reading

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Day 199: And there was much squeaking

So this morning I popped Lo-Lo on her front, on her play-mat, safely, with a few toys and I went for a shower. It was a short shower, it always is. But you do worry. You figure it’s this moment … Continue reading

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Day 191: What’s wrong baby?

We had crying in the middle of the night last night. It was 1am and she cried for about 40minutes. It was mainly grizzling rather than full out tears. She’s still sleeping in our room and all I wanted to … Continue reading

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Day 95: The importance of being Low-Low

Here are my 3 thoughts on how to make a baby go down for naps during the day, knowing when to do it and how to give mummy some free time. My mother-in-law, from the start would pick up Lo-Lo … Continue reading

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Day 84: 12 weeks today, we’ve come a long way

12 weeks ago you popped out. I still find that amazing. The biggest thing for me in this unbelievably short amount of time is just how much you have changed over the weeks. When you initially turned up you had … Continue reading

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