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Long, long nights

Last night we had a particularly awful night with Gracie. She must not have been feeling well although we are not quite sure what the problem was (no fever, no sneezing, no cough, no extra puking). She was up screaming every half hour throughout the night. We pacied her and she would go back to a light sleep although she was stirring a lot more than she usually does. She is generally our sound sleeper. Around 4am she woke up screaming and obviously in pain. I thought maybe it was her reflux but I wasn't sure what was wrong so I just rocked her and walked for a while til she settled. She finally quieted enough that I could sit down with her so I fed her and held her for a while til she fell back to sleep around 6ish. I climbed back in bed exhausted and around that time Abs was up to eat. Thank goodness Bry came to the rescue and fed her so I could sleep for an hour before I had to start my day. This was all on top of a couple nights in a row of bad sleep for both girls. So we are back to walking around like zombies again. What fun!


Mich 1:23 PM  

I know you probably already know and I probably already mentioned it but MYLICON!!

Gas is vicious for their little tummys and I know Ava would SCREAM like she was in pain when she had gas. Mylicon was the only relief and it works almost instantly.

Should have called...I was up with Ava that same night from midnight to 4 :( We think she might be cutting some serious teeth.

If it's not gas, it's teeth and then eventually it'll be Prom! Oy!



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Over 8 years we have struggled through 3 IUI's, 6 rounds of IVF, several RE's, hundreds of appointments and the loss of three little angels. Now we find ourselves the proud parents of two perfect little girls and a wonderful little boy!!

Both of our girls struggle with some disabilities but that won't keep us down. Each day has it's own brand of insanity but we love it. Most days I am more monkey wrangler than mother but I do the best I can. Todays goal - getting to tomorrow.

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