• Why your baby will never sleep through the night.

    That’s right, I said it. Your baby will never sleep straight through the night. And neither will you, for that matter. We all wake up multiple times during the night. This isn’t due to stress, caffeine, lack of exercise, or any other factors that can contribute to a bad night’s sleep. It’s a normal, natural…


  • Why your baby will never sleep through the night.
    That’s right, I said it. Your baby will never sleep straight through the night. And neither will you, for that matter. We all wake up multiple times during the night. This isn’t due to stress, caffeine, lack of exercise, or any other factors that can contribute to a bad night’s sleep. It’s a normal, natural…
  • How Developmental Milestones Affect Sleep
    As a Mama myself, as well as a sleep consultant whose job consists of meeting with the parents of babies and toddlers, I’ve come to the conclusion that babies, as a rule, are complicated creatures. Matthew McConaughey was quoted about newborns, saying, “They eat, they crap, they sleep, and if they’re crying, they need to…
  • Back to School Tips
    Alright, let me just start off here by saying, honestly and sincerely, no judgment for what might have gone down in the last couple of months. I know… I’m a child sleep consultant and you may think that I’m going to chastise you for the late bedtimes, unenforced rules, inconsistent schedules, or any of the…
  • Extending your baby’s naps
    Tell me if this scenario sounds familiar… Your baby wakes up in the morning. You feed her, change her, play with her for a little bit, take her for a little walk outside, then rock her to sleep and put her gently into her crib for her morning nap. And then, 30 minutes later, she…
  • The 4 Month Sleep Regression
    As a sleep consultant, the topic I get asked about the most is the 4 month regression. Parents can find it incredibly tough as baby starts to have more night wakes and do shorter naps. So in order to understand what’s happening to your baby during this stage, first you need to know a few…
  • Wake Windows
    So what is a wake window and why is it important? A wake window is the amount of time that your baby can cope with being awake. This time gradually increases as the baby gets older. The wake window for a newborn baby is 45 minutes. This means that baby is awake, has a full…
  • 5 Common Myths About Baby’s Sleep
    I can clearly remember, like most mothers I’m sure, the very moment I gave birth to my son. I was absolutely buried in feelings of love and gratitude. And then, not long after, I was equally buried in advice, suggestions, and information. This was all thrown at me with the best intentions, but it was…
  • Why Does My Baby Wake in the Night?
    That right there might be the single most common question new parents ask. Is it a developmental milestone? A regression? Are they getting too much sleep during the day, or not enough? Maybe they’re just hungry. Maybe they’re too hot, or too cold. Well, the truth is that it could be any of those things,…
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