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The Failure of Those First Few Weeks

I had felt like I was over the first few weeks of Elvis’ life. The few weeks where I hated everything. where I was desperate for some sleep, where I actually kind of wanted to send my son back or have him returned to me as a toddler. 1,282 more words

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Two Nights In

Robin was born on Sunday night and I fought for discharge by Monday evening. I missed Elvis, didn’t want to spend more time away from him and I co-sleep with newborns which hospitals frown on so I… 339 more words

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A is for apple...

Simple boxy shape cardigan in a pure cotton yarn for baby aged 0-3 months, with wide sleeves and two-button fastening – all designed to make it easy for dressing baby. 67 more words


Parenting Wisdom of Star Trek Deep Space Nine

I’m currently watching Deep Space Nine, Season 4 episode 17 and there has just been a scene between Julian Bashir and Miles O’Brien. I’ll try and find a transcript later, but the jist of what O’Brien just said was: “Well, now that Molly (his and his wife’s pre-school daughter) is a year older, I was hoping to spend more time with Keiko (his wife). 325 more words

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essentials for baby: 0-3 months

so, i know a lot of lists like these exist already but i wanted to share the things that were essential to me the first 3 months of my little ones life. 551 more words


Sleeping beauty

This time last year I was preparing for surgery. After a course of injections the IVF doctors went in to retrieve 8 eggs from my ovaries. 278 more words


My 4th Trimester

I remember reading about the 4th trimester last time, how babies should gestate for longer, how they can still be incredibly dependent on Mumma because of this. 542 more words

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