12 Feb '18, 3pm

Recapping our rainy weekend and food + fitness:

Oh no, poor Riese! It is so, so hard to see your babies sick, especially when they are so little! I remember when my daughter was that age the worst part was sleep. We would have her sleep a little elevated (like in a Rock n Play or putting a blanket under one end of her crib mattress), using the Nose Frieda, and just like you – lots of cuddles! Honestly, when they’re sick I think that’s the best thing other than treating the symptoms, they really just want extra love and physical contact! The other thing we did was extra nursing. As long as I was holding her all the time anyway, I would offer to nurse more often than normal to help her stay hydrated. And she usually wanted to nurse more often when she was sick because I don’t think she could take in as much in one feed as usual because of the congestion – hard to nurse and breath at the same time! Keep up the snuggles, yo...

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