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Nighttime Toilet Training

Nighttime Toilet Training
This is it, mums. This is the final boss. The last level. The icing on the parenting cake. Well, I suppose you still have about 15 or 16 years...

Can You Co-Sleep and Sleep Train?

Can You Co-Sleep and Sleep Train?
I get it. I really do. After all, I’m a mother myself. The absolutely primal and uncontrollable impulse to stay close to your baby is so deeply...

Making the Switch to a Big-Kid Bed

Making the Switch to a Big-Kid Bed
When it comes to making the transition from a cot to a big-kid bed, there are two questions that need to be answered. The first is when,...

Juggling Bedtime Routines

Juggling Bedtime Routines
Bringing a new baby into the house is a glorious, exciting, terrifying occasion, especially when you have one or two already, and it can bring u...

How to Create a Sleep Sanctuary for Your Child

How to Create a Sleep Sanctuary for Your Child
One of the easiest things you can do to help get your child sleeping through the night is to create what I like to call a ‘sleep sanctuary'. What d...

How Daylight Savings Affects Sleep

How Daylight Savings Affects Sleep
Daylight Savings is here! Most parents don’t mind it so much when they are gaining an extra hour, but it sends shivers through parents’ bones when ...

Melatonin... is it safe for children?

Melatonin... is it safe for children?
Back when I was a kid, there was an ad that ran pretty frequently on daytime television for a book called, “The Doctors Book of Home Remedies,” and...

Snoring and Mouth Breathing in Children

Snoring and Mouth Breathing in Children
I used to think that snoring babies were absolutely adorable. After all, what better indicator is there that your baby is fast asleep and getting t...

Helping Jess Dempsey and her family get to sleep!

Helping Jess Dempsey and her family get to sleep!
  Recently, I had the opportunity to help Jess Dempsey and her family with their sleep needs! What blew me away was how lovely and down to earth t...

How SLEEP DEPRIVATION Affects Your Relationship.

How SLEEP DEPRIVATION Affects Your Relationship.
What is it about you having a lousy night’s sleep that makes everyone else so awful?It seems that way, doesn’t it? You have a night of broken, inte...

Can you sleep train your baby while breastfeeding?

Can you sleep train your baby while breastfeeding?
When I was expecting my first child, I probably did more reading than I did throughout my entire academic career. I was determined to know everyth...

Attachment parenting and sleep training.

Attachment parenting and sleep training.
I’m hoping that I might be able to change some minds here today. It won’t be easy, obviously, because when is it ever? ...