Leading Her Through The Dark

I never know when I am going to get the unexpected appearance of maturity or movement forward but when it happens I savour it for how special it is. This morning when I got up I noticed that Johnny’s little sister,  Princess,  had used “her potty” during the night and went back to bed.  …

The Glo-Clock Sleep Journey

Since Johnny turned 4 he has been able to transition through his bedtime routine, go to sleep in his own bed and have pretty good sleeps except for the one or two walk ups in the middle of the night.  He would come in to our bedroom and wake his Daddy up and would go…

Bad Dreams

Last night Johnny had a bad dream and was able to share that with us.  Was it only two years ago that he would wake up really upset and crying,  leaving us guessing and wondering is he sick, is he scared or was it a nightmare? Sometimes he would cry and cry for what seemed…

Anxiety and Oh How I Wish We Could Sleep

I was replying on a fellow bloggers post about sleep issues and what we went through with our own son up until a year ago when we just had one of those rough nights again.  It began with hearing Johnny rushing around upstairs in the hall calling for us after we had tucked him in to…