How to Stop Your Baby from Crying to Sleep

How to Stop Your Baby from Crying to Sleep

We’ve all been there before. You put your baby down for bed and he starts to cry. You leave the room and the crying escalates to a non-stop symphony. All. Night. Long. As a mom, your instinct may be to run in the room and pick him up and hold him until he stops. But,...

Co-sleeping Safety Tips and the Benefits It May Have For You and Baby

Co-sleeping Safety Tips and the Benefits It May Have For You and Baby

Co-sleeping or the practice of sharing a bed with your baby is certainly not a new concept. Plenty of parents are choosing this type of sleeping arrangement, especially because new moms are often reminded that “mom sleeps when the baby is sleeping”. There are numerous...

Why Your Baby is Waking Up Screaming

Why Your Baby is Waking Up Screaming

One of the biggest milestones for a parent is when you finally start to settle your baby into a reasonable sleep schedule. For some, it’s a lot harder than others, and it can be made even harder by the little issues that can wake your baby up screaming after you’ve...

Newborn Sleep Schedules for the First 3 Months

Newborn Sleep Schedules for the First 3 Months

Getting your baby on a consistent schedule is crucial to establishing a daily routine and developing good sleep habits. Starting early will help your whole family get accustomed to following a schedule with your baby. Check out the 8 Rules You Must Follow for the Best...

Newborn Tips for Sleeping

Newborn Tips for Sleeping

Ah, those blessed days and nights with a newborn. Although you can never get enough of soaking up those sweet cuddles, the middle of the night wakeups can be brutal. After spending the last couple of months feeling large and uncomfortable and waking to pee 6 times a...

The Best Sleep Training Methods That Worked For Both of My Babies

The Best Sleep Training Methods That Worked For Both of My Babies

Having 2 kids under 2 years old, I have had several periods of very little sleep in the past 2 years. Both of my babies were pretty good sleepers in the first couple months, but had a rough time around 3 months and became terrible sleepers after that. Nothing was...

How I Successfully Sleep Trained My 5 Month Old Baby in 2 Days

How I Successfully Sleep Trained My 5 Month Old Baby in 2 Days

My daughter started out her early life as a great sleeper. She slept through the night by about 8 weeks, put herself right to sleep when we laid her down, and gave us long stretches of naps throughout the day as a newborn. After a few great weeks, the downhill quickly...

8 Gorgeous Nursery Decor Pieces for Your Baby

8 Gorgeous Nursery Decor Pieces for Your Baby

If you're expecting a new baby in the near future, you've probably been trying to come up with some fresh ideas for decorating the nursery. While it can be a little stressful to create the perfect space for your little one, try to relax and it will all come together...

Separation Anxiety in Your Baby and 7 Tips to Deal With It

Separation Anxiety in Your Baby and 7 Tips to Deal With It

Congratulations! You've made it through those dreaded newborn and early infancy months. Your baby has probably been sleeping well, starting to eat solids, giving the most adorable snuggles, and becoming a little person. This is when it seems like life is getting just...

Establishing Healthy Sleep Habits for your Baby

Establishing Healthy Sleep Habits for your Baby

One of the ultimate mom goals when you bring home your new baby is to get them to sleep through the night. By the first night home from the hospital, that goal seems nearly impossible to reach. Your baby will probably be awake most of the night to eat, crying for any...

16 Genius Tips to Soothe a Crying Baby

16 Genius Tips to Soothe a Crying Baby

Those first few weeks with a newborn can be some of the most trying times for a new mom. Once you learn how to quickly soothe your crying and fussy baby, you will feel better in no time. Whether it's your 1st baby or 4th, you will probably experience some shock when...

7 Month Old Daily Schedule

7 Month Old Daily Schedule

Around 7 months old, your baby should have a pretty well-established daily routine. They will most likely take 2 or 3 naps a day, eat 2-3 solid meals, 5 bottle feedings, and sleep around 10-12 hours at night. My son is now 7 months and has been on a consistent...

To the Tired Infant Mom, It Gets Better

To the Tired Infant Mom, It Gets Better

Along with all the little joys of motherhood, exhaustion often plagues a new mom. If your baby has yet to sleep through the night, you’re probably wondering if you will ever feel like yourself again. I’ve been there. I have 2 little ones. Both of which weren’t great...

6 Month Old Schedule: Establishing Baby’s Routine

6 Month Old Schedule: Establishing Baby’s Routine

My son is now 6 months old and after recently trying a couple different methods of sleep training, he is finally sleeping through the night! At 6 months, your baby should have a pretty well-established daily schedule and take 2-3 naps a day (1 - 2.5 hours each). They...