Tag Archives: sleep

Let It All Go, Says the Lord!

Tonight, I was text messaging back a dear friend of mine whom I haven’t seen in a while. She had asked me how I was doing. I started writing back about the start of the school year, dealing with bouts … Continue reading

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I almost made it thru the whole day!

Yesterday, I almost made it thru the whole day being peaceful, compassionate, and loving with my kids. I almost made it thru the whole day managing myself well. However, at the very end of the night, just before bedtime, I … Continue reading

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Who is slipping my toddler No Doze?

I don’t know why, but when we get to bedtime, my normally drowsy 18-month-old has been a ball of energy. My husband and I usually get the kids in bed by 8:30 pm, and they are asleep by 9:30. The … Continue reading

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I Made it Through Last Night

Last night, I managed to make it through my son being awake until midnight. I also managed to make it through my daughter waking up at 1:30am, and not going back to sleep until about 3am. Of course, my usually … Continue reading

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My Son is Still Up!

This morning, my son got up at 4:50 am. He had an 1.5 hour nap midday, which he normally doesn’t have. Now, it is10:55 pm, and he is still up. I am proud of myself that I have kept a … Continue reading

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You Don’t Love Me

Well, my son said, you don’t love me, for the first time. He wanted my help getting to sleep, instead of his father’s help, the other night. Even though I know he didn’t mean it —most days he refers to … Continue reading

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Three Hours of Gold

Last night, my 5 & 1/2 month old was able to stay with someone else for three hours! This is a big deal, because usually she only makes it about an hour. After that, she cries so hard that her … Continue reading

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