I always wondered what my day would be like once Reid was born. Well I decided to keep track of what we did for a whole day. Let me tell you it was exhausting, as each day is.
So without further ado... Friday February 10th:
7:40 am - Reid is starting to wake up. I run to the bathroom and for a drink.
7:43 - Reid is awake and hungry. Feeding time #1.
8:10 - Done eating. Reid plays on my bed while I pumps and get dressed.
8:22 - Hanging out in the kitchen together.
8:25 - Reid is in the bouncer on the dining room table while I make breakfast and wash some bottles.
8:45 - Tummy time for Reid.
8:54 - Upstairs to get Reid dressed and take his one month pictures.
9:10 - Cuddle time
9:30 - Reid is asleep on my chest.
9:46 - Reid is awake.
9:48 - Feeding #2. I talk to my mom on the phone.
10:18 - All done eating. Playtime in the boppy and bouncer while I call his daycare.
10:53 - Cuddle time.
11:07 - Reid is swaddled and sleeping in the swing. I wash last nights dishes, clean some of the kitchen and do a load of laundry. Start making my lunch.
11:35 - Reid is awake. Finish up making my lunch one handed.
11:37 - Feeding time # 3. I eat my lunch also.
12:05 - Done eating. Fussy baby time.
12:15 - Reid is in the ergo. Time to walk the dogs around the block.
12:30 - Baby is asleep.
12:35 - Nope baby is awake
12:45 - Swaddled and back asleep in the swing.
12:47 - Awake again
12:52 - Reid is asleep on my chest.
1:28 - Awake
1:30 - Feeding # 4.
1:50 - Asleep on me
2:00 - Awake in the bouncer while I pump.
2:10 - Reid is fussy but falls asleep on me.
2:22 - Asleep and swaddled in the swing. I clean the living room and some of the dining room.
2:59 - Feeding # 5.
3:31 - Naked time on the playmat.
3:50 - Reid is in the moby while I do a few things around the house.
3:58 - Now he is in the swing.
3:59 - Nope, back in my arms. Time to rock and read.
4:25 - Sleeping baby
4:40 - Awake
4:43 - Feeding time # 6
5:06 - The dog is puking on the living room floor.
5:11 - Reid is sleeping in the swing while I pump.
5:12 - Daddy is home.
5:13 - Awake with Daddy.
5:21 - Daddy changes Reid's diaper.
5:23 - Crying Reid comes to Mommy.
5:32 - Reid takes a bottle from Daddy while I shower. Feeding time # 7
5:54 - Neil starts dinner while I calm a crying Reid.
6:10 - Feeding time # 8
6:21 - Crying time
6:33 - Calm in the boppy while we eat dinner.
6:42 - Reid is crying again.
6:53 - Reid is sleeping on me.
7:33 - Awake
7:37 - Bottle with Daddy while I pump. Feeding time # 9.
7:48 - Reid & Daddy have cuddle time and fall asleep.
7:57 - Awake and crying.
8:07- Reid & Mommy have cuddle time and fall asleep.
10:15 - Awake.
10:10 - Reid has a bottle with Daddy while I pump. Feeding time # 10.
10:25 - Reid is asleep on Daddy.
10:34 - Swaddled and headed upstairs. Daddy rocks Reid to sleep.
10:49 pm - Asleep in the rock 'n play.
1:25 am - Awake
1:30 - Reid has a bottle with Daddy while I pump. Feeding time # 11.
1:40 - Reid is asleep with Daddy.
1:50 to 2:30 - Asleep in the rock 'n play but grunting so that it keeps mommy up.
3:10- 3:20 - More grunting.
4:20 am - Awake
4:22 - Diaper change.
4:25 - Reid has a bottle with Daddy while I pump. Feeding time # 12
4:40 - Asleep on Daddy.
4:50 - Asleep on Mommy.
5:15 to 5:30 - In the rock 'n play grunting.
6:45 - Asleep on Mommy.
7:00 am - Awake for the day.
7:05 - Reid has a bottle with Daddy while I get dressed. Yet another feeding time.
7:15 - Reid is playing with Daddy while I pump.
7:25 - Reid is crying with Daddy while I make breakfast.
7:30 - Daddy leaves for work. Cuddle time for Reid and Mommy.
Wow, just typing that all up was exhausting. No wonder I am tired all the time.