New Mom Secrets: I Sleep While My Baby Watches TV

Suzanne Murray
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i sleep while my baby watches tvIt's hard being a new mom (or even an experienced mom to a new baby) and sometimes we do things we know we shouldn't, despite what all the experts say. But this is a safe place to share your secrets—we won't tell.

This Week's Secret:

"I'm just starting to transition my daughter from our bed to her crib, and I'm not getting any sleep because I have to keep going back and forth to comfort her. When my husband leaves the house for work in the morning, I put her in her playpen, turn on cartoons, and pass out. Thank goodness she doesn't know how to climb out of it yet! " —anonymous

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We all have secrets and opinions—so thanks to this brave mom for sharing her honest thoughts, and thank you for keeping this conversation nonjudgmental!

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