9:30-10:00 PM ~ Changed diaper, everyone put pajamas on, brushed teeth, snuggled up in bed.
10-10:30 PM ~ Fed Jackson in bed for 20 minutes. Walked around bedroom to burp him. Changed diaper. Gave Jackson thrush medication and suctioned his nostrils. Slept until 1 AM.
1:05-1:20 AM ~ Fed Jackson in bed for 15 minutes. Walked around bedroom to burp him. Changed diaper. Fell back asleep.
4:15-4:30 AM ~ Fed Jackson in bed for 15 minutes. Walked around bedroom to burp him. (I happened to see the clock at 4:28 so I sang "Happy 3 Week Birthday" to Jackson and reminded myself how amazing it felt to hold him for the first time.) Slept.
5:30 AM ~ Jackson woke up fussy. I knew he shouldn't be hungry, but couldn't find the paci, so I snuggled beside him. He fell back asleep within ten minutes. The three of us slept until 8 o'clcok.
8:05-8:30 AM ~ Fed Jackson in bed for 15 minutes. Jesse changed his diaper and clothes.
8:30-9:00 AM ~ We ate breakfast while Jackson was in bouncer. I took daily prenatal vitamin, probiotic, and stool softener. (Dr. recommended to take Colace until stitches dissolve from tear.)
9:00-9:45 ~ AM Jesse talked to Jackson on couch. I boiled pacifiers, checked e-mail, and started blog.
9:45-10:00 AM ~ Fed Jackson downstairs. Burped him.
|The view I most frequently have of Jackson--EATING|
11:00-11:45 AM ~ Jesse cut the grass while I changed Jackson's diaper, rocked Jackson, and attempted to watch my recorded Grey's Anatomy. I definitely cried when Callie broke down at the end when they told her to go home with her baby. I'm telling you, leaving the hospital was absolutely terrifying!
11:45-12:00 PM ~ Fed Jackson. Couldn't get a burp.
12:00-12:20 PM ~ Put Jackson in the swing while I fixed/ate lunch, then washed dishes.
12:20-1:15 PM ~ Held and talked to a very alert baby. Watched recorded Private Practice. Changed diaper.
1:15-1:45 PM ~ I took a shower, got dressed, dried hair. Jesse fixed lunch for himself and started a load of laundry with Jackson in the Ergo carrier.
1:45-2:00 PM ~ Fed Jackson downstairs. Jesse hung the clothes on the line.
2:00-3:00 PM ~ Jesse laid down with Jackson and watched Batman. I worked on the blog and read Baby Center posts.
3:00-3:15 PM ~ Fed Jackson, changed diaper
3:15-4:00 PM ~ Visited with company
4:00-6:00 PM ~ Jesse went grocery shopping. I fed Jackson, pumped 2 oz, watched TV, put Jackson in swing for 30 minutes, unloaded dishwasher, switched laundry, helped put groceries away, held Jackson, changed diaper.
|Those storage bags are going to be the death of me!|
7:00-7:15 PM ~ Fed Jackson, worked on blog
7:15-7:30 PM ~ Ate dinner at table while Jackson screamed in the bouncer until Jesse picked him up. (He hasn't napped since 11 AM.)
7:30-7:50 PM ~ Jesse changed Jackson's diaper and got his pajamas out while I did the dishes. Then we gave Jackson a bath and dressed him. He cried the whole time.
7:50-8:05 PM ~ Jesse gave Jackson his very first bottle. Jackson drank the 2 oz like a pro!
8:05-8:45 PM ~ Jackson finally slept! I uploaded pictures and worked on blog. Jesse finished laundry and watched TV.
8:45-9:00 PM ~ Jesse and I changed into pajamas, brushed teeth, laid Jackson down. I'm going to try and pump once more before going to bed.