I returned home from trivia tonight to find a little boy who was still wide awake and had, apparently, been waiting hours for a chance to get into the office room and the treasures within.
Whether motivated by love and a desire to spend time with his parents or a gradually intensifying thirst for vengeance after being left with his babysitter for the last three nights, Miles decided it would be great for everyone to wake up for two solid hours in the middle of the night. He fussed, he … Continue reading Day 292
You know what's more jarring and unnerving than hearing Miles suddenly start wailing in the middle of the night? Hearing him unexpectedly start laughing in the middle of the night. Chilling.
Until our move last week, Miles has spent his nights sharing a room with us. While there's something really wonderful about hearing him breathing or rolling over during the night, Jaclyn and I were both ready to reclaim our space (and give Miles room to accommodate all of his stuff). Now that Miles has his … Continue reading Day 233: Sounds of the Night-time IV
The following is Jaclyn's account of an incident that occurred in the middle of the night. I can neither confirm or deny the validity of this account, because I was not actually awake for the incident in question. Sometime around 3:00 AM, Miles started fussing from his Pack 'n' Play. After giving him a moment … Continue reading Day 191: Sounds of the Night-time III
When I picked Miles up from daycare yesterday, his caretakers let me know he had a great day and that he even slept for two and a half hours! Great! I thought. What a...wait...what was that last part? Miles has pretty reliably been a good sleeper at night. Conversely, he's a pretty lousy sleeper during … Continue reading Day 163
Miles is finally starting to get a solid handle on rolling over, an event we commemorated with a new onesie: Miles's burgeoning penchant for rolling has also allowed him to explore new ways to sleep. For instance, he has recently enjoyed thrashing about all night until he's moved from the center of the Pack 'n' … Continue reading Day 145