I knew last night’s 13 hours of sleep was too good to be without a kick in the gut. At the time of writing, it’s about 2am and Emmett is still wide awake. I’m so tired and really, really, really want to go to sleep but I can’t…
Emmett’s been doing this on the days he comes home from an overnight stay with his Mom.
It’s probably just a transition thing but a problem nonetheless. In fact, the last few times, he’s not actually gone to bed, following his return home. I think the record for him at this point is over 36 hours without sleep.
I don’t think and I’m certainly not suggesting that anyone’s to blame for this. It’s just the way he’s coping with the change but regardless, it’s a pretty major issue because 36 hours is way to much time to go without sleep for me or him.
I’ve spoken with Dr. Pattie about this and we’re keeping a close eye on him but I’m not sure there’s anything we can do. We’ve actually spoken a few times about this already.
Emmett doesn’t know why he can’t sleep. He just can’t sleep.
At this point, it’s looking like another all-nighter and that’s not a good thing for him or me..