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...
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...
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...
Baby’s Sleep and Daylight Savings

Baby’s Sleep and Daylight Savings

Spring is in the air, which means beautiful flowers blooming, sweet birds chirping, and warm weather and sunshine to get outside and enjoy! Unfortunately, spring is also a sign of Daylight Savings Time quickly approaching. This term is almost like a four-letter word...
Newborn’s Sleeping Patterns

Newborn’s Sleeping Patterns

Babies love to sleep! This is a good thing because plenty of rest is essential for a new baby to thrive. In fact, when an infant or child is sleeping their body goes through the most changes.  The average sleep time per day for infants is between 14 and 17 hours,...