Re: What the heck?
mama, you're doing a great job. now start to relax and enjoy it!
ALL your milk is "the good stuff".
if he's nursing well on demand, and more frequently during the day, and has enough wets, don't worry about waking him over those longer stretches at night - just enjoy them while they last.
when we were first co-sleeping with a little, we put a red light bulb in the bedside lamp and left it on all night. it was bright enough to see what i was doing with the latch and even a diaper change, but didn't make our pupils adjust to lighting and i found i could easily sleep through it.
Nursing, pumping, cloth-diapering, babywearing, working professor mama with the awesomest SAHD ever.