Baby · being a mommy · sleep

It’s an Easter Miracle!!!

He slept!! From 9:30pm until 4:00am … straight through!! Woke up at 4:00. I tried the Baby Whisperer trick & gave him a pacifier. Oops. At 4:30 it was apparent food was necessary. 4 ounces and 30 minutes later…he was out. And slept until 7:30am!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! For those you playing along, that’s 9 hours of sleep!… Continue reading It’s an Easter Miracle!!!

Baby · Book Review · parenting books

Book Review: 20 Things Adoptive Parents Need to Succeed (plus post 100, tidbits, and more!)

WOW! Post 100! Who thought in June when I started this as a way to alleviate some adoption-journey loneliness so much good would have come from it 🙂 Winner: Melba gifted me with this “Beautiful Blogger” award a week ago and in the frenzy of my week, I forgot to create my own nominations. Better late… Continue reading Book Review: 20 Things Adoptive Parents Need to Succeed (plus post 100, tidbits, and more!)