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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...

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...

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...

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? ...

Ten nap time tips

Ten nap time tips
Argh! Naps sure can get a parent down! Naps that are too short or naps that don’t follow any predictable pattern can make for a tired and grumpy ba...

Eight tips for easing Separation Anxiety

Eight tips for easing Separation Anxiety
Raising kids is a high-stakes responsibility, and in this age of social media and easy access to information about anything and everything, parents...

Extending your baby's nap times

Extending your baby's nap times
Tell me if this scenario sounds familiar… Your baby wakes up in the morning after a solid night’s sleep. You feed her, change her, play with her f...

Is sleep training safe?

Is sleep training safe?
As the parent of a new baby, the number of questions you’re going to find yourself asking are, to put it mildly, astronomical. The old saying a...

Getting rid of the Dummy - when is the best time?

Getting rid of the Dummy - when is the best time?
A lot of parents who use soothers/dummies feel a twinge of guilt the first time they stick a dummy in their baby’s mouth. However, dealing with a ...