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Back at work and losing connection with my son

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unlikelymummy Tue 12-May-20 19:58:48

Hi, not sure if anyone feels like this but I have been at work for 2 weeks now, after 9 month mat leave, and I feel like I am losing connection with my son. DH is taking care of him and never misses a moment to tell me how to do things better. I'm not sure if it's all the insecurity and anxiety wrapped up in going back to work but I feel like my DH is replacing me in my little boy's life? It's making me shut off and shut down.

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Selfsettling3 Tue 12-May-20 20:00:40

Lots of women start cosleeping after they return to work. You could consider this. It may help you feel closer to your son.

unlikelymummy Tue 12-May-20 20:07:35

Hmm, that's interesting. I'm 'fraid he's not sleeping through the night by a long shot so I still see quite a lot of him at nighttime

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