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by kingofthedivan
Thu Mar 20, 2014 9:46 am
Forum: Parenting in general
Topic: How do you get your baby to sleep?
Replies: 14
Views: 1452

Re: How do you get your baby to sleep?

...although the temptation to just stay there in bed with her will be strong! Don't fight the temptation! When you breastfeed all night long you have every excuse for a little lie down 8) This morning Dd was really cranky so I returned to bed with her...only mistake was to let her fall asleep in my...
by kingofthedivan
Wed Mar 19, 2014 3:21 am
Forum: Parenting in general
Topic: How do you get your baby to sleep?
Replies: 14
Views: 1452

Re: How do you get your baby to sleep?

I feel I have exactly the same problem, although with a 10 week old. DD sleeps only in the ergo during the day, or sleep feeds on the boob while i'm watching tv. I've given up trying to put her down for day sleeps, but I'd like to try the feed to sleep in bed then creep away. (Thanks SHM!) although ...
by kingofthedivan
Wed Feb 26, 2014 11:27 pm
Forum: Everything else!
Topic: Facebook statuses you're not going to actually post
Replies: 10040
Views: 305739

Re: Facebook statuses you're not going to actually post

thanks mummy woo and yankee... i should investigate the cleaner. during pregnancy my wardrobe went from dapper shirt n ties to stretchy tops and anything i could get away with not ironing. i don't think i'll ever go back! i thought my standards (well, care factor) had slipped then, but hooee, the th...
by kingofthedivan
Wed Feb 26, 2014 11:03 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello!
Replies: 13
Views: 1627

Re: hello!

thanks for the welcome and warm wishes! I don't mind the night feeds, its usually 2 per night and DD feeds for 20mins each side, going to bed quite easily. so I've been considering myself lucky, getting sleep in 2-3 hour blocks! (touch wood of course). Its the days i struggle with, cluster feeding a...
by kingofthedivan
Wed Feb 26, 2014 10:23 am
Forum: Everything else!
Topic: Facebook statuses you're not going to actually post
Replies: 10040
Views: 305739

Re: Facebook statuses you're not going to actually post

Can someone tell my DP that despite having an amazingly successful morning (ironed her work shirts, 2x loads of washing out on the line, tidied kitchen and lounge, unstacked and stacked dishwasher, had breakfast AND lunch - cos any meal with a clusterfeeding velcro baby is an achievement- BF on dema...
by kingofthedivan
Wed Feb 26, 2014 10:19 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello!
Replies: 13
Views: 1627

hello!

Hi all, I'm a gay lady mum to DD 7 weeks old. I've done plenty of lurking in the midnight hours and now breaking rank to post in broad daylight! The forum has been a wealth of reassurance re nipple shields and expressing. I'm so glad to have started breastfeeding, (well, with a midwife mum I never q...