When mom can’t sleep

Photo by Anthony Tran A typical mom question I get is “My baby is sleeping great now, but I still can’t sleep! What can I do about it?” I can so empathize with the frustration that these moms are feeling. It can feel so defeating to know everybody else is sleeping,...

Nap transitions

Photo by Barbara Alçada  Nap transitions. Sometimes the universe tries to be extra funny. Like when two of my kids are ready to transition from 1 to 0 and 2 to 1 nap(s) respectively AT THE SAME TIME. Keep reading if you are wondering how to spot that it’s time...

Get ready to lose an hour the right way

Photo by Jason Weingardt  It’s the middle of February and the switch to daylight savings time is only 3 short weeks away. On March 10 we will lose an hour, and what is now 7 am will be 8 am. You have two different options to prepare your kids for the upcoming clock...
Daylight Savings Time is a German villain

Daylight Savings Time is a German villain

What do Daylight Savings Time and James Bond have in common? More than you may realize. If you’ve spent any time watching movies since 1960, you know that Germans are a favorite pick for villains in popular movie plots. This runs the gamut from Indiana Jones I&III...
5 Reasons against sleep training your child

5 Reasons against sleep training your child

You may be expecting your first child and wonder what all this fuss about sleep training and schedules is about. Or you’re a new parent and all the “good” advice you’ve received so far has your head spinning. Or you’re a veteran parent but you’re uncertain if you...