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6 Reasons Your Baby or Child Absolutely Needs Sleep

Other than eating, sleep is the most important part of your baby’s development. When it comes to sleep, there’s no such thing as “too much.” If your baby dozes off, let him, even if it’s not his usual time. Look … Continue reading

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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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The Pros and Cons of Using a Pacifier for Your Baby

You’ve met all of your child’s needs, but he/she is still crying. What’s a parent to do? If you find yourself in this position, you’re probably desperate for a way to calm your baby down. Many parents rely on a … 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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6 Ways for Parents to Get Some Much-Needed Sleep

Whether you have a newborn or an eight-month old, sleep comes at a premium. Even if you’re only getting up twice a night, it can sleep play havoc with your sleep schedule. Here are some simple adjustments you can make … 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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6 Must-Know Benefits of Kangaroo Care

Kangaroo Care is the practice of performing regular skin-to-skin contact with your baby. The idea is to let your baby lie right against your bare skin as much as possible. Anyone can do this, not just mom: it works will … 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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