Category: Breastfeeding

CerealGate 2010: An update

I promise to stop posting about cereal soon. But first! IT MIGHT BE WORKING! Yes, after the first night of no success (with Baby Boy still waking up every two hours — or less), the second night seems to have went a little better.… Continue Reading “CerealGate 2010: An update”

High hopes … We had hi-ghhhh hopes …

The cereal didn’t work!!! 😦 Oh, it is with a heavy heart that I type that! I had such high hopes that having a little more substance in his tummy would keep him asleep a little longer, but Baby Boy was STILL up every two… Continue Reading “High hopes … We had hi-ghhhh hopes …”

Food, glorious food!

… aaaaand I broke! Yup, it finally happened. We started Baby Boy on rice cereal this morning (after, ahem, much holding-out on my part). The yogurt incident yesterday was the final straw. He was ready. I knew it, I felt it, I couldn’t deny… Continue Reading “Food, glorious food!”

I’m starting to break …

They say your baby might be ready for solids if they are “showing an active interest in your food.” Baby Boy has been doing that for a month now — including a memorable moment the day after Thanksgiving when he grabbed a fistful of… Continue Reading “I’m starting to break …”

I don’t want to jinx it, but …

… for the last two nights, Baby Boy has only nursed TWICE. At midnight and at 4 a.m., both nights, like clockwork. For those of you who are saying, “Um, so? He is four months old — that’s normal,” let me remind you that… Continue Reading “I don’t want to jinx it, but …”