@perfectlywhelmed Yes! I’ve heard great things about night nannies. I’m going to ask my doula because she does post-partum stuff as well (though not sure about nights) and if she can’t do it she’ll know someone who can.
My dad also wakes up at 4am normally so I’m considering having him stay over and take the early morning shift sometimes so I could sleep like, 4-8 straight some days. Otherwise my understanding is you only sleep 2 hours at a time max with a newborn.
I’ve thought about doing the same thing w Adam - having him do 8pm-midnight while I sleep and then I take the rest of the night. He doesn’t mind staying up til midnight and then he could get a chunk of sleep from midnight - 7am.
Luckily I’m good at sleeping during the day, but getting four hours straight sleep vs