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Who said your sleep has to go out the window when you have kids?

When I work on a child’s bedroom it doesn’t matter what the reason is. The first thing I always look at is the bed position. This is the most important factor in the quality of sleep your child is getting and whether they actually sleep. 560 more words

Confessions of a Highly Sensitive Wife, Part 1

An Ode to Bedtime

A Dialogue between an HSP and her non-HSP husband.

non-HSP: “Okay, baby’s asleep, let’s get some rest.”

HSP: “But wait! We only just put him down.” 570 more words

Highly Sensitive Person


                I have a confession to make.   I co-sleep. I know, I know, there was no stronger opponent to this abhorrent practice than myself. As a physician, I have had the unpleasant, heart-breaking task of pronouncing four babies dead from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, and all but one of these was due to co-sleeping. 627 more words


Sleep disorder

I awoke to a panic attack last night and it’s symptomatic of a wider malaise. My sleep is interrupted and has been for weeks. I feel I’m on a downward spiral, but for what? 470 more words

Reprobate Mum

Day Seven Hundred and Ninety Seven of Unemployment-Fifty and Unemployed

Early Morning Run to UBC Volunteer

It was hard to get up this morning because I had trouble sleeping last night. I thought that the hot weather was over but it was hotter than ever. 408 more words

Finding Sweet Dreams

Sleep is a surrender, a laying down of arms. Whatever plans you’re making, whatever work you’re up to your ears in, whatever pleasures you’re enjoying, whatever sorrows or anxieties or problems you’re in the midst of, you set them aside, find a place to stretch out somewhere, close your eyes, and wait for sleep.

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Just Curious: Random Thoughts About The World.

The Clock Tick Tocks And I'm Pissed Off

(Image from: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/research-shows-insomnia-doubles-risk-of-heart-attack-stroke-8288856.html)

I’ve had a long day and I just want to go to sleep. My honey makes me a cup of Sleepytime tea and I settle in for the night. 944 more words