So, is it the same this time?

When I was a 15 year old run away under the influence of drugs, alcohol and the heady feeling of hormone induced invincibility, I met and got knocked up by a 24 year old man. Abortion never entered my mind and I married the abusive sperm donor. We went ahead and had two more babies and started living the American dream. In a trailer. No? Not your dream? Wasn’t mine either really. ...more

Sleep Training. Again.

And about 4 hours of sleep later… in the same way that what doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger, once Dash learned that he could GO to sleep, he has also learned better ways to fight sleep. He is a real sleep ninja now. I’m not sure what to do here. I’ve done a ton of reading and what it seems to boil down to are three camps, each swearing they are The One that does the whole sleep thing right and The Others are damaging their kids with their techniques. ...more