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Infant Sleep Training in Singapore

Sleep Expectations

Sleep Expectations

While every parent hopes and wishes that their children sleep solidly and throughout the night, the truth is that sometimes it seems that kids just don’t want to rest. In fact, there are some nights when children, especially newborns, have more energy when the sun...

Why Doesn’t My Child Sleep At Night?

Why Doesn’t My Child Sleep At Night?

That is certainly the cry of every parent who is up at 2 AM due to a crying baby. You’ve tried bottles, diaper changes, toys, songs, bedtime stories, and enough walking around that is starting to make your legs fall asleep!  Sadly, the sleeping schedule that we want...

Your Child and Separation Anxiety

Your Child and Separation Anxiety

Separation anxiety is something that no parent wants to go through, because it hurts. Even though we know that our kids will get used to us being gone and that we can’t be near them 24/7, it is one of the hardest struggles that parents face.  Separation anxiety...

Why Does My Toddler Keep Waking Up at Night?

Why Does My Toddler Keep Waking Up at Night?

A toddler needs 11 to 14 hours of sleep every night. Unfortunately, that doesn’t mean that they will go to sleep at night and sleep through the night without waking up. Even if they usually sleep through the night, it is possible they will go through a stage where...

How to Cope When Your Child Has Insomnia

How to Cope When Your Child Has Insomnia

Is your child having a lot of trouble falling and staying asleep during the night? There are many common sleep problems that your child may have. Understanding sleep problems, and how to solve them, can help your child get the rest they need. Louise Duncan, of Petite...

Helping Babies Nap

Helping Babies Nap

Babies need a lot of sleep. This is an important part of their development and making sure that they are strong and grow well. When your baby misses out on some of that important sleep with a lack of a nap, they can get grumpy and sometimes sick if it goes on a long...

Can Newborns Sleep Too Much?

Can Newborns Sleep Too Much?

While many parents worry that their newborns are not getting enough sleep, others may feel that their newborn sleeps too much. Finding the right balance for how much sleep a newborn can get is an important thing to help them get the care and attention they need.  How...

Pros and Cons of Co-Sleeping

Pros and Cons of Co-Sleeping

There are a lot of mixed feelings and opinions out there when it comes to the subject of co-sleeping. This topic has always been a controversial one and has perhaps become more so in recent years.  From parents to pediatricians, the opinions vary significantly...

Helping Your Child Welcome A New Sibling

Helping Your Child Welcome A New Sibling

Welcoming a new sibling to your home can sometimes be very hard on your child or children already in the home. No matter how proud you are of that child and how loved they are, it’s safe to say there will be an adjustment period when a new sibling comes into play. ...

Putting Rewards to Work for You

Putting Rewards to Work for You

Let’s be honest. Just about every parent utilizes the strategy of bribing their kids at one point or another. We might bribe them to behave in the store or perhaps to do something that needs to be done.  Most of the time, the bribe is centered around some sort of...

About  Petite  Dreamers

A well-rested child is happy, curious and eager to learn. Guided by Louise Duncan, Petite Dreamers Sleep Solutions, based in Singapore, provides respectful and practical solutions to help your baby (or young child) create healthy and happy sleep habits.

Connect with me

phone:  +65 9828 6264

e-email:  louise@petitedreamers.com