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The Beauty In Bedsharing

This morning, I slipped under my nearly 3-year old daughter’s covers to wake her up with a kiss and a cuddle, but was met with resistance. 2,057 more words

Transitioning to the crib

Aiden has slept in his own room since the first week he came home — in his Rock and Play. We really liked the Rock and Play because he had some gas issues so the incline helped and the vibration seemed to help him stay asleep. 269 more words

Safe Co-Sleeping and Bed-Sharing

Co-sleeping is defined as sleeping in the same space with another person. This can be in the same room, separate beds, in adjoining beds (like a side-cared crib), or together in the same bed, which is called bed-sharing. 1,087 more words


The Curse of the Rock n' Play

In terms of baby gear for our second baby, we figured that we had the basics covered – an Arms Reach Mini Co-Sleeper bassinet that he probably wouldn’t sleep in anyway, infant carriers, a borrowed car seat, and a little bouncy chair of neglect. 813 more words

Baby Stuff

How my son's schooling me

I’ve been working on my patience. Yes, we all get frustrated, and I am no exception. I know it’s ok for children to see their parents frustrated, too, but it’s all about how you handle it. 300 more words

No-Cry Infant Sleep

Here’s the post I kept meaning and wanting to write when I had the answers.  Well instead this is the post fessing up to the fact that I’m never going to know the answers in hopes that perhaps it might give a fellow mom a comrade in arms.   757 more words


Daylight Saving Time and Your Child's Sleep

Sunday, at 2AM, daylight savings time occurs and we “Fall Back.”
Parents oftentimes ask me how they should adjust their child’s sleep schedule.
Here is my reply: 95 more words