Motherhood: I don’t mind waking in the middle of the night

Four month old babies don't always sleep through the night, especially when they're breastfed. There goes my bubble. But that's okay. I call those middle of the night wakings my reading time. Since I'm trying so hard to get my baby back to sleep by keeping quiet and offering no interaction so he gets bored, … Continue reading Motherhood: I don’t mind waking in the middle of the night

Motherhood: Mastering the one handed peck

It's not easy being a writer when there's a three month old baby demanding attention. Every day he insists the only place he can sleep is lodged firmly on my chest. Attempts at doing anything other than quietly reading a book or gazing adoringly at his sleeping figure are met with squirming and cries and … Continue reading Motherhood: Mastering the one handed peck