Dirty Little Ditty

We like to make up songs and sing them to the twins.

This is my newest breastfeeding song which I swear I did not set out to make it sound like the dirtiest song ever….but when I sang it to Chicken I realized it was! Hee.

“Suck, suck and swallow
Don’t bite it!
Just suck it!
Suck, suck and swallow
And you’ll grow up big and strong

They are like hungry little animals when they breast feed. No matter how exhausted I am (and oh how I am especially since I’ve been sick now for…this is the 6th day) when I get them latched on and see their dark little eyes wide open, hear their little baby animal noises, the grunts and swallowing…well, it really is just about the best thing in the world.
I really do love breastfeeding them, even though sometimes I cry on top of their heads because I’m so tired of doing it over and over and over.
I am just waiting for the day when they consistently go 3 hours in between feeds and not the unpredictable hour and 1/2. Three hours. Ah, that would be nice.
But they are gaining weight and growing so big.
We are so happy.

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  • Reply Noodle February 21, 2010 at 9:15 pm

    They are so cute!!

  • Reply glamcookie February 21, 2010 at 9:36 pm

    They are adorable and that 3 hr time will come. {{{}}}

  • Reply cindyhoo2 February 21, 2010 at 10:02 pm

    Ok, that does soound like a naughty song. If you missed that initially then you are quite sleep deprived. I am sending hope that you will feel better soon and that the boys will be able to start taking a few longer breaks. They are lovely though!

  • Reply Next in Line February 22, 2010 at 12:19 am

    It is amazing what one four hour stretch of sleep can do. I hope you get a longer break soon. Bfing while sick is exhausting. Those two are just the cutest in the world. I wish I could pinch their little toes.

  • Reply Jen February 22, 2010 at 1:07 am

    Too funny. I justed posted about chunk eating every 3 hours and being exhausted! I can’t even imagine how exhausted you are. Hang in there! I have been fighting a cold since Thursday and I can completely relate on the struggles!

  • Reply anofferingoflove February 22, 2010 at 3:07 am

    Love te song! I just sang it to my partner! I’ve been singing to mine (to the tune of that American idol audition song “pants on the ground”): boob in the mouth, boob in the mouth, looking so cute with tha boob in your mouth”! πŸ˜‰

  • Reply anofferingoflove February 22, 2010 at 3:08 am

    Ps. Beautiful pics!!

  • Reply Dee February 22, 2010 at 3:09 am

    May I ask to what tune it is sung to

  • Reply Sunny February 22, 2010 at 3:36 am

    I used to sing a song about pooping to my son, but yeah, yours definitely has me beat in the “dirty” department. :)

    Hang in there with the breastfeeding… it will get muuuuch easier! It seemed like every 3 months things got much easier, and by the time I hit 12 months I actually enjoyed it enough not to wean. :)

  • Reply Robbie February 22, 2010 at 4:18 am

    Your boys are SO precious. You should feel proud of yourself for breast feeding like a champ. Keep up the good work. :)

  • Reply Mommy D February 22, 2010 at 4:34 pm

    They are so darn cute and that 3 hour block between feeding will come…. Lovethe song by the way! I used to make up little songs to sing to my kiddos and they usually didn’t make any sense at all due to the massive lack of sleep and brain running on fumes! You are doing so amazing!

  • Reply frardy February 22, 2010 at 9:20 pm

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  • Reply e February 23, 2010 at 1:01 am

    Your boys are absolutely adorable! those are the sweetest pictures.

  • Reply poppycat.wordpress.com February 23, 2010 at 5:21 am

    That song makes me feel dirty πŸ˜‰

    Those boys are getting so big!

  • Reply S.I.F. February 24, 2010 at 7:44 am

    I cannot wait to breastfeed… Seriously, I have awesome breasts, and I cannot wait until they sag and pull and turn into chew toys! I just think it is one of the coolest things you can do with your body…

    And they are just beautiful!

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