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Bopping Your Way Through the First 12 Weeks

I have a TON of newborn clients right now and the Boppy keeps coming up, so I thought I would write about it this week as something different.  This brand might as well be called…The answer to your pregnancy, newborn and infant prayers.  I don’t know about...

Episode 6- Daycare and Caregivers

In this episode, I discuss how caregivers and daycare can affect sleeping practices. I give ways to maximize your child’s day and the importance of awake windows. Finally, I talk all about balance and adjustments for daycare and being left with a caregiver. What To...

Episode 7 – Spring Daylight Savings

In this episode, I discuss anxiety at bedtime. I talk about daytime schedules and how they lead to a good night routine. I offer tools & solutions to getting your little one down without upset or tears. Finally, I finish with creating a sleep sanctuary for your...

Episode 5 – Anxiety at Bed Time

In this episode, I discuss anxiety at bedtime. I talk about daytime schedules and how they lead to a good night routine. I offer tools & solutions to getting your little one down without upset or tears. Finally, I finish with creating a sleep sanctuary for your...

Episode 4 – Newborn Sleep Needs

In this episode, I talk about what sleep training looks like and why we need to remove that phrase from our vocabulary! I talk about the differences between a want and a need at bedtime. Finally, I talk about tears and fits at bedtime and why they aren’t always a bad...

Episode 3 – Straight Talk About Sleep Training

In this episode, I talk about what sleep training looks like and why we need to remove that phrase from our vocabulary! I talk about the differences between a want and a need at bedtime. Finally, I talk about tears and fits at bedtime and why they aren’t always a bad...

Episode 2 – How Much Sleep Do Kids Need?

In this episode, I talk about how much sleep kids need based on age. I give symptoms of when a child is overtired and how chronic sleep deprivation can have lasting impacts on our youth. Finally, I give sample sleep schedules and discuss why it’s important to create a...

Episode 1 – What is a Sleep Consultant?

In this episode, I review what a sleep consultant does when working with families like yours. I  discuss different approaches to sleep consulting and how my approach to sleep is different, gentle and effective. Finally, I will dive into other options to help your...

Is this Another Sleep Regression?

As a sleep consultant, there is a popular question if you get a lot when a baby won’t sleep through the night and if they do sleep a little, they seem wide awake at 3 am. Is it a developmental milestone? A regression? Are they getting too much sleep during the day, or...