Baby Sleep

ABCs of Safe Sleep

October is SIDS Awareness Month, so it’s a great time to review SIDS, and how we can provide a safe sleeping environment for our children and the children we care for. What is SIDS? SIDS is the sudden death of an infant under one year of age which remains unexplained after full investigation, autopsy and review of case history.  Unfortunately we do not fully understand the causes of SIDS, but research […]
By |September 29th, 2015|Advice & Resources, Baby Sleep, Newborn Sleep, Sleep Facts, Sleep Tips|0 Comments

Lovey Love – Encouraging a Healthy Sleep Transition Object

A lovey is a blankie, doll or stuffed toy that a child attaches to for security.  It becomes their beloved companion, as they act as an extension of  Mommy and Daddy when they can’t be right there next to them. They are especially great during the night to help foster healthy sleep. Click here for 3 easy tricks to help your child bond to a lovey.
By |July 22nd, 2015|Advice & Resources, Baby Sleep, Sleep and Travel, Sleep Tips, Toddler Sleep|Comments Off on Lovey Love – Encouraging a Healthy Sleep Transition Object

3 Reasons Why You Might Not Want to Miss Your Child’s Daytime Naps

It’s unrealistic to stay home for every nap, every day.  There’s that playdate or the Mommy and Baby class, a doctor’s appointment or you’re celebrating a family birthday.  It’s not the worst thing if your child has to miss a nap, but if you do it frequently your child will become very overtired and start to show signs of sleep deprivation.  Click here for 3 reasons you shouldn’t miss your child’s naps.
By |July 22nd, 2015|Advice & Resources, Baby Sleep, Sleep and Travel, Sleep Tips, Toddler Sleep|Comments Off on 3 Reasons Why You Might Not Want to Miss Your Child’s Daytime Naps

Healthy Sleep for the Whole Family

Sleep is so important for the health and well-being of the whole family. When we don’t get enough sleep we feel tired, but sleep deprivation has a much greater impact on our bodies. Click here for 5 reasons why healthy sleep is important for the whole family.
By |July 22nd, 2015|Advice & Resources, Baby Sleep, Family Sleep, Sleep Facts, Toddler Sleep|Comments Off on Healthy Sleep for the Whole Family

Create an Environment Conducive to Sleep

Here are some quick tips on how to create an environment conducive to sleep.
By |June 18th, 2015|Advice & Resources, Baby Sleep, Family Sleep, Newborn Sleep, Sleep Tips, Toddler Sleep|Comments Off on Create an Environment Conducive to Sleep