My Perfect Breakdown


I’m convinced sleep is the biggest challenge of parenting. Or at least sleep is the driver of basically all the hardest parenting moments. My reason for this is simple – if you don’t get sleep, everything else feels harder. Being a walking zombie is hard work at the best of times. But, being a walking zombie while caring for a baby/toddler, is possibly one of the hardest things ever. And, Mr. MPB… Read More

We now seem to have a once or twice a week ScreamFest that starts at about 1am and goes until 2 or 3 or even 4am.  It’s the kind of blood curdling, non-stop scream that makes everyone in the house want to cry.  Nothing seems to help other then constant snuggling.  And we’ve learned that we cannot, even for a second, think that we can set down the sleeping baby and try to leave… Read More