Ep. 56: Tiny Babies, Mom Dreams and Getting Nap Trapped
July 29, 2019
In this week’s episode, “Today I Learned,” Shanna and Laura discuss tiny babies and thirst while breastfeeding. Also, Shanna talks about her recent parenting nightmare, and Laura gives an update on her sleep-training journey using the Taking Cara Babies method. Finally, they reveal their BFPs and BFNs for the week. Shanna’s baby is 28 weeks old, and Laura’s baby is 24 weeks old.
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Laura attempts sleep training with her five-month-old son using the Taking Cara Babies method and gives all the details in Episodes 55 and 56 of the Big Fat Positive podcast. Here is her snoozing cutie and the sleep logs from her first week of training. • • • #bfppodcast #bfp #sleeptraining #sleeptrainingsuccess #takingcarababies #fivemonthsold #momlife #parentingpodcast #pregnancypodcast #motherhood #raisingbabies #mompodcast
- Aquaphor for Babies* Shanna swears by this miracle product to prevent diaper rash, help dry skin, and basically just work like magic for her baby! *affiliate link
- Taking Cara Babies* This is Laura's sleep guru -- she posts great articles on her blog, and her baby-sleep courses are GREAT! *affiliate link
- Tiniest Babies Registry Check out the teeny tiny smooshes that Shanna discussed in this episode! Content/trigger warning: these are micropreemies, so some outcomes listed aren't happy.
- Thirst induced by a suckling episode during breast feeding and relation with plasma vasopressin, oxytocin and osmoregulation. AKA "Does Oxytocin make you thirsty?"
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