I just feel that I don't have enough time - for the husband and much less for myself!
During the workday, I make sure I try to go home on time so I could spend a couple of hours with A, and put him to bed. Then it's time to have my last pump at about 9pm before I just want to zone out and crash. The boy wakes up at least 3 times ever since his last leap when he learnt how to stand. Additionally, he fell really ill for the first time (i.e. antibiotics). Prior to that, he cries 1-2 times but easily soothed with pacifier or with some milk. Because of these frequent interrupted sleep, the man and I took turns to fall ill as well, and it is difficult to recover. I still have the head colds and occasionally coughing spells.
On weekends, our schedule revolves around family events, and then I try to plan so that A can try to get a nap or 2 as well as to plan our routes throughout the day so I would end up somewhere comfortable to pump when I needed to. Often the nap part fails,…
I have been eating Quest nutrition protein bars for years! I love the taste and they are less guilty than the real deal. The flavours are pretty spot on and they are available at iherb.com. I recently shared about this site as well.
I eat at least one of them a day to satisfy that sweet tooth. My favourites so far are the cinnamon roll and smores. But I'm excited that a new flavour has been launched and can't wait for the Oatmeal Chocolate Chip flavour to arrive!