Mommy and Jack’s special day

Jack in the, you know

The caption writes itself

Jack started school in September as my work schedule became busy enough to justify regular childcare, but he doesn’t go on Tuesdays. I think these special days when it’s just the two of us have almost come to an end. Continue reading

Toddler nap FAIL

Hugo standing on his bed

Not sleeping!

Nothing about parenting consistently frustrates me more than the nap fail. Sleepy child at the right time of day, after the right amount of activity, and the right amount of food – invest 20 minutes or more in nursing and rocking and BAM! He’s wide awake. I just wasted all that time, and have to face being denied that precious productive period that happens during a nap.

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