Daylight Savings Time Can Bite Me

That was the subject of my twitter status update at 6:15 am Sunday Morning and could have been my status again this morning.   I didn’t quite realize how luxurious my 7:30 Jasper wake up call had been until Daylight Savings …

Dropping the Second Nap – Let’s Discuss!

But first, allow me to share a few photos I took Saturday of my beautiful, 7 month pregnant friend Sarah – my first ever maternity shots!

Before I show you my two favorite images, I have to tell you that …

Night Terrors and Baby Jail

Jasper Gives you a tour of his new baby jail:

After reading your recommendations on play yards and doing some research, I decided I wanted to get the L’il Playzone, mostly because it doesn’t look like a dog kennel.  …

And the Worst Mom of the Year Award Goes to..

cute hat

Mom, you suck.

Today was an all time mommhood low.. I locked myself out of the house with Jasper inside!!!!

Words cannot even describe the panic I felt as I returned from the car I had just started and turned …

Can I get an Hallelujah Please?

The skies just opened and the angels just sang.. Day Four of Ferber and I just put Jasper in his crib, closed the door and without so much as a whimper made himself comfortable and went down for a nap.  …

A Weekend of Ferber

We started Ferberizing poor Jasper this weekend. It sucked. Bad.

The first night he cried for about 20 minutes which seemed like 20 years. But he did sleep pretty well IN HIS OWN ROOM in HIS OWN CRIB!!! for the …

Jasper’s Law

Jasper’s Law: Wait until mommy says something like “He totally stopped spitting up” to his daycare teachers or “the middle of the night wakings aren’t as bad as the early bed time” on this blog and …

Can We Talk about Wakeup Time?

Sometime in the last two weeks Jasper decided that 5am is his new wakeup time.

KILL.ME.NOW.

He has been sleeping on his tummy in the bassinet next to my bed and he wakes up around 5am, pushes his little head …

It Takes a Village

Grandma with Jasper after bathtime..

Jeff has been on a business trip for 10 days now, and I can’t believe I even considered NOT moving in with my parents for the two weeks he has been away!

My initial resistance …

The Real Reason Jasper Won’t Sleep Anymore..

Ha! Just kidding. I wish it were as easy as him kicking a latte habit :)

But seriously, the time has come for a discussion of sleep, (or lack thereof.)

The dreaded four month wakeful period/sleep regression is fully upon …