I once heard someone say that one child is one and two is a million — and I don’t know about you, but in my personal experience I’d say that’s pretty darn accurate, especially when it comes to sleep.
With my first I have memories of attending to his sleep cues, putting him down for naps or for the night after a lovely ritual of bath time, books and cuddles. Really special one-on-one time where we could go at our own pace completely uninterrupted and on our own terms.
And I completely took it for granted. [Read more…]