Are Baby Hammocks Safe?

By | 2019-04-17T15:52:57-04:00 April 17th, 2019|Categories: Sleep Environment|

Are Baby Hammocks Safe?   Many parents rave about their baby hammocks and swear by them to help with fussiness, reflux or uptight babies. And in truth, hammocks seem to be a lot more comfortable than a crib. A flexible sleeping surface that moves with you and naturally rocks when baby moves… hammocks can be especially [...]

Sleep Training When Siblings Share a Room

By | 2019-04-11T13:30:59-04:00 April 11th, 2019|Categories: Sleep Environment|

Sleep Training When Siblings Share a Room    It can be scary to think about sleep training with two kids in the same room! When your kids share a room, there are a few things you can do to make the process as smooth as possible.   Use white noise. I can’t emphasize this enough. White [...]

White Noise: My Pet Peeve

By | 2019-08-26T19:37:43-04:00 April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Sleep Environment, Sleep Training|

White Noise: My Pet Peeve   Everyone's allowed to have a pet peeve, right? Mine is white noise. Well not white noise itself. I love white noise. My pet peeve is when a mom with a sleepless baby hesitates to put on some white noise, out of fear that baby will become “addicted” to the white [...]

A Guide To White Noise

By | 2019-04-03T21:02:19-04:00 April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Sleep Environment|

A Guide To White Noise   If you’re wondering why white noise is so crucial to your baby’s sleep (and what my biggest white noise pet peeve is) this will give you some background. Assuming you’re aware of the benefits of white noise and are ready to get started, consider this your how-to guide to white [...]

Why Your Baby Won’t Sleep When You Travel

By | 2019-03-29T12:14:53-04:00 March 26th, 2019|Categories: Sleep Environment|

It's not your fault! If you've ever traveled with your baby, you've probably experienced the difficulties of having your baby sleep in an unfamiliar environment.  It's not just babies who don't sleep well in a new environment. All humans (and animals as well) often have a very hard time falling asleep when not in their own [...]

Can You Sleep Train with Baby In Your Room?

By | 2019-04-08T13:39:30-04:00 March 14th, 2019|Categories: Sleep Environment, Sleep Training|

Can I Sleep Train my Baby in My Bedroom?   Often, by necessity or by choice, baby shares a room with Mom and Dad for the first few months of life. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that you room share until your baby is at least 6 months old, and ideally for the entire first [...]

10 Tips to Babyproof your Nursery

By | 2018-11-30T01:30:09-04:00 October 31st, 2018|Categories: Sleep Environment|

10 Tips to Babyproof your Nursery   Having a safe nursery for your baby is one of the most important things you can do for your child. Each year, more than 3.4 million children experience an accidental household injury, with leading causes of choking, suffocation and falls from furniture, cribs or stairs. 2,000 of those injuries [...]