Category Archives: Baby Sleep

5 Signs That Your Toddler Can Handle a Big Kid Bed

Moving your child into their own bed is a big step for every family. Even the best transitions involve a couple sleepless nights of walking your child back to bed. It’s inevitable. However, it can be tough to judge when … Continue reading

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3 Tips to Ease the Daylight Savings Transition

March 13th starts Daylight Savings Time, meaning we’re going to push our clocks ahead an hour. That leaves us each with one hour of less sleep that day. While you and I can tough it out for a day and … Continue reading

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Why Do Babies Startle Themselves Awake?

The startle reflex (officially called the Moro Reflex) is one of the several reflexes babies are born with. This group is called the infantile reflexes. Technically, your baby has the reflex when he or she is in the womb. They … Continue reading

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4 Fascinating Facts About Your Baby’s Sleep

Baby sleep is an exceptionally interesting topic. At first glance, it seems straightforward. Sleep is just sleep, right? Not with babies! There are a ton of interesting ways baby sleep differs from adult sleep. Here are some interesting facts every … Continue reading

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Time to Fall Back: Sleep Tips for Daylight Savings

There is an old English proverb that states, “Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise,” unless of course you reset his clock back one hour and confuse his children by telling them that … Continue reading

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5 Top Tips for Crib Safety

We always focus on providing infants with the safest sleep possible, from the most comfortable swaddle to the healthiest nursery. Providing your baby with a safe sleep environment is key to reducing the risk of SIDS. We’ve offered tips on … Continue reading

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Our Top Swaddle Picks for the Fall Season

We are believers in the power of a good swaddle all-year-round. The fall season is tailor-made for bundling up you and your baby in chic ways. We put together some textiles and styles that say fall! Take a look at … Continue reading

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4 Ways To Gently Organize Your Newborn’s Daily Naps and Feeds

Make sure to enter the giveaway at the end of this post to win a copy of The Baby Sleep Site’s amazing guide on newborn sleep in the first year!   Newborns may be cuddly and adorable – but predictable? … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Child From Waking in the Middle of the Night

It’s a common misconceptions that we all sleep through the night. We each wake up at some time briefly, to change positions, go to the bathroom, etc. We come to wakefulness all the time between our sleep cycles, we just … Continue reading

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7 Steps to an Effective Bedtime Routine

Bedtime routines are the best way to reliably put your child to sleep. They condition your child so he or she accepts the idea of sleep and transitions peacefully. You can mix up your routine to include any step or … Continue reading

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