Babies are really not easy to understand. Jingheng kept waking up at night lately, crying every hour or two. Usually a feed would soothe him and put him back to sleep for at least 2 hours. But not now. So what? Is he really that hungry? Going through a growth spurt? Cold? Wants a diaper change? We still suck at distinguishing his cries I must admit, which makes the crying night harder to bear with.
Breastfeeding is therapeutic when you are alert enough to bond with your child.
Breastfeeding is a chore when you haven’t caught enough winks.
Jingheng in his happier times in his “diving suit” a few days back: