We had a pretty good day blah blah blah… Check out the video of me talking to the boys about their day. I’m not trying to rush this but I want to get to something else before I’m too tired to finish this post.
Moving on, we’re having a new issue as of late and tonight makes the fourth night in a row. This issue is in regards to Elliott’s new found inability to fall asleep at night.
This has been a very recent turn of events. He’s had issues falling asleep on and off but this seems different. He’s not able to fall asleep until well after midnight.
I’m not sure what’s going on or what’s changed but somethings definitely going on.
Lizze and I are sleeping in the living room tonight because our room is torn apart and we ran out of time this evening. Elliott came down a few minutes ago, unable sleep but there’s no room in the inn tonight, so he’s got to make it work in his own bed.
We actually spent a great deal of time at therapy tonight talking about this new sleep issue and ways we could help Elliott. In the morning, we meet with the school for Elliott’s ETR meeting . We’ll make sure there isn’t anything going on at school that could be upsetting him.
Outside of this, I don’t know what else we can do.
At this point, I’m just grateful that changing the lighting has helped Emmett to sleep, so I’m not dealing with both at the same time. The lighting change isn’t related to Elliott’s sleep issues. The lights were changed out weeks ago and this is fairly new.
For now, I’m exhausted and I’m going to take advantage of whatever sleep I can get tonight.