2 – 1 Nap Transition

(Dates might be a bit off – didn’t realize this post didn’t get uploaded!) I know I said I would write about baby D’s routine in a sleep training post I wrote 5 months back! I didn’t! So now that I have big plans about returning to writing (again!), maybe I should write about ourContinue reading “2 – 1 Nap Transition”

After a hiatus, am I back?

I looked up at women who talked about their emotional struggles postpartum. I still do. Just that, now my respect and admiration for them has grown by leaps and bounds. It is so soothing to find comfort in knowing that you are not alone when other women share their stories. But have you ever thoughtContinue reading “After a hiatus, am I back?”

Getting Real about SLEEP!

Baby D was sleep trained by 6.5 months as you may have read in my previous post. But then the 9 month regression hit us and it hit us hard. We were still room sharing which was making the ride tougher in so many ways. She was waking up every sleep cycle which was 47Continue reading “Getting Real about SLEEP!”

How not to lose your”SELF” after becoming a mom!

I am not the picture perfect example of what a happy mom should be like. In the past 5 months since bringing my child into this world, I have cried at least twice a week, I have felt complete loss of control over my “schedule”, I have plopped my child on my husband’s lap andContinue reading “How not to lose your”SELF” after becoming a mom!”

Trying to set a schedule for a 4 month old baby

Babies are cute. They give you lots of happiness. They also give you sleepless nights and dark circles. Frustration arises as a result of the constant attention your baby needs and a sleep deprived mind and tired body. Wouldn’t you give anything for at least a 4 hour long continuous shut eye?! I can empathizeContinue reading “Trying to set a schedule for a 4 month old baby”

Keeping myself accountable?

As a new mom, my life has changed completely. Not that the change came to me as a surprise, but the magnitude of it hit me hard. I live on a minute to minute basis at the moment!! I am a sucker for routine. I function well when I know what’s in store for atContinue reading “Keeping myself accountable?”