Sleep Deprivation

Surviving Sleep Deprivation

It is very hard to understand how debilitating sleep deprivation is until you suffer from it.  There is a reason we, as humans, need to sleep.  Our bodies need to recharge, our brains need time to process everything they take in, without having to take more stuff in, our muscles need to relax for a little while to make them stronger for the next day, and our eyes need to close, to rehydrate and allow us to see clearly for another day.

When you don’t get enough shut eye, these things can’t happen, or at least can’t happen to their full potential.  We’ve all had bad night’s sleep where we feel rough the next day.  Now imagine that bad night is every single night.  That is when sleep deprivation really takes hold.

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Sienna Teething

A Little Life Update

I feel like I’ve been quieter than usual on the blog recently, other than a few reviews and giveaway stuff.  I’ve had loads of post ideas in my head, but have been lacking the energy to put fingertips to keyboard.  So, I thought I’d post a bit of an update as to what’s going on and where my head is at.

In all honesty, things feel a little tough at the moment.  Really it’s just within the last couple of weeks, though when you’re in it it feels like it’s been going on forever!  And even saying that things feel tough makes me cringe, as I know how wonderfully lucky I am to have two amazing little girls, and really am very happy with my lot.  But still, everyone needs a mini release of feelings now and again!

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