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Ollie: The first few weeks

Ollie is three weeks old today! Time is flying. I started writing this post about a week ago, but it's been pretty hard to find time to sit down and write on the blog. I think it is going to take a while before we get into any sort of routine - having a toddler and a new baby is quite the challenge! I’m not normally very good at “taking it easy” or “sleeping while the baby sleeps”, but I’m starting to realise that I’m going to have to embrace a slower pace of life in order to stay sane. I need to say goodbye (for now) to the need to “get things done” and hello to naps and lazy days at home. 
Our first week with Ollie was pretty crazy. Ella happened to develop a fever the day we got home which lasted four days. She was (understandably) pretty unbearable during this time. Luckily the fever would go down with panadol/ibuprofen so she went through this cycle of being totally normal, and then basically crying/screaming until we could give her the next dose of pain killers. Sleep was p…

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