Sleep Is Easy, Finding Rest Is Harder

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When I was expecting our daughter, friends who were already parents chuckled and snickered about the years of no sleep my husband and I were about to encounter.

Clearly not understanding how sleep works, they often commented how we should get a lot of sleep before the baby arrived. Some told me I should ignore the housework (as if it was an irrelevant activity) and always sleep when the baby slept.

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Relationships + lifestyle + parenting. I have two busy children and a very lucky husband. Writing is my happy place.

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Elizabeth Whitlock

Elizabeth Whitlock

Relationships + lifestyle + parenting. I have two busy children and a very lucky husband. Writing is my happy place.

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