Category Archives: Sleep

Night-weaning Part 5

It’s been a little over a week now. And we had our first decent night! Jason slept from 7pm to 5am. He had pooped, which might have been what woke him up. At least that’s what I hope. Five in … Continue reading

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Night-weaning Part 3

Not a great night last night. The good news is that Jason didn’t wake-up until 3am and he cried only for a very short while. The bad news is that it took him about 2 hours to go back down. … Continue reading

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Night-weaning Part 2

Second night of night-weaning. I expected it to be worse than the first one. I think I read or heard somewhere that when parents decide to let their children cry it out, the second night is always the worst. But … Continue reading

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Night-weaning Part 1

I finally decided to night-wean Jason. He is now 21 months. The last, oooh, 6 months or so my brain has been jumping at the bit to night-wean. But my heart wasn’t into it. So I knew that I would … Continue reading

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Sleepy musings (OK, whining)

I had one blissful week of sleep. And then it was all over. Again. Ever since Jason stopped sleeping through the night at 5 months, I have anxiously awaited the time when he would go back to being a good … Continue reading

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