Monthly Archives: August 2016

No sleep for mommy!

posted in Baby

I'm sure every mother has faced this issue of baby sleeping during the day and bright eyed at night. For the past several nights I have been falling asleep on the couch at around 4:30 with Arya falling asleep next to me on the chaise - I assure you she is safe and won't be falling off. She starts her cry fits at around 11:30 which is the time Andrew goes to bed and has to wake up early. So being ...

Monthly Archives: August 2016

Life as a new mom

posted in Baby

Wow 1 month flew by so quickly, can't believe that Arya is 5 weeks old today. I'm not going to lie and sugar coat anything the past month has been rough! Started out getting about 2-4 hours of sleep a day, it seems as though she has colic, breastfeeding on demand.... it's been a bit hectic around here. Of course I am on her schedule now so she wakes up at about 3am so I can nurse her, that lasts for ...

Monthly Archives: August 2016

My birth story

posted in Pregnancy

I have finally found the time to make a post of my delivery, these past few weeks have been very hectic. I had my regular OB checkup on Wednesday July 13, I was 39 weeks pregnant, the OB suggests that I go into labor the following day! I had a 2 vesel umbilical cord - normal cords have 3 vesels. She said they would induce me and to go to the hospital the following day. This is when reality hit and ...

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