Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    GETFITNLEAN   23,120
SparkPoints
20,000-24,999 SparkPoints
 
 

How Do I Make This Work Right Now


Thursday, November 01, 2007


My dilemma is that I'm not getting enough sleep because my 1 yr old daughter still does not sleep through the night and is still nursing (I want to wean her so badly, but I don't know how being she wakes at least 3 x's a night to nurse!)

A night usually goes something like this:

She goes down at 7:30 or 8pm (nurse her)
Wakes about an hour later to nurse for about 10 minutes (9 or 10pm)
Wakes in either another hour or 2 hours to nurse again for about 15-20 minutes (10 or 11pm)
Wakes in another 2 hours (sometimes 3)
Lately she's not going back to sleep for me about 2 1/2 hours in the middle of the night. Last night I was up with her from about 3:30am until 5:30am. I went back to bed then and got up at 8am with my almost 5 year old daughter & the baby. It's crazy. I'm drained. How am I supposed to be able to exercise? I want to do this but I don't think I can physically do this yet.

I guess I need to try to improve my water intake & eating habits first and worry more about the physical exercise when she is sleepuing better.

Just need to vent about this today. Sorry...
SHARE
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

SCAROUSEL1 11/4/2007 1:40PM

    {{{HUGS}}} SOUNDS LIKE YOU NEED ONE... WISH I HAD SOME WONDERFUL INSIGHT TO OFFER, BUT I DON'T. I AGREE THAT YOU SHOULD FOCUS ON LOGGING FOOD ON THE SP NUTRITION TRACKER (IT WAS SUCH AN EYE OPENER FOR ME) AND GETTING IN YOUR DAILY 8 @ 8OZ GLASSES OF WATER. SLOW AND STEADY WINS THE RACE AND BABY STEPS WERE THE KEY FOR ME...

Report Inappropriate Comment

Add Your Comment to the Blog Post


Log in to post a comment.
 


Other Entries by GETFITNLEAN