How Jimmy Fallon Saved My Morning Milk: A Pump Story
So, we *might* have started a bad habit around here.
Pumping and toddlers don’t really mix, so I’ve been trying out different shows to see what E will watch so I can pump in relative peace. And by peace, I mean not chasing him while trying to keep all the milk in the bottles and the pump attached while redirecting him with one hand and carrying my pump in the other.
Pro Tip: Toddlers love to be chased, especially when you are doing something that is completely inconducive to running and hopping about. Like pumping.
The thing is, my son doesn’t like television in general, and possesses a special loathing for children’s TV. Dora the Explorer? Nope. Calliou? Oh, hell no. Sesame Street? Ask me again and I’ll cut you.
E actually turns the television off, and then violently shakes his head no while simultaneously shouting “all done”. Apparently, when you’re 20 months old, you have strong feelings about the kind of media you are willing to consume. And kids’ shows just don’t work for him. Read More