How to cope when your baby just won&...

How to cope when your baby just won’t sleep

I must be honest. I am totally and utterly sleep deprived beyond what words...

Quiet time is the new nap

Quiet time is the new nap

We are closing in on the third birthday and now find ourselves in that weird...

African babies don’t cry (or, why my...

African babies don’t cry (or, why my daughter sleeps in our bed)

  This is really about adults sleeping with babies and less about Africa,...

3 baby products I couldn’t liv...

3 baby products I couldn’t live without

*disclosure: no one is paying me to review these products. These are just 3...

Cute (but not so great) self-soothin...

Cute (but not so great) self-soothing habits

Since my son has had hair, he’s been twirling it. It first started out...

More unsolicited sleep advice

More unsolicited sleep advice

Living in Seattle, I have had the bounty of attending Ann Kepler’s...

Sleep plan, take 3: This time I need...

Sleep plan, take 3: This time I need help

We have finally found ourselves on the other side of a particularly difficult...

Nighttime parenting

Nighttime parenting

I never heard much about nighttime parenting before I became a parent. I had...

How important is self-soothing?

How important is self-soothing?

Before I became a mom, I had never heard of self-soothing, much less worried...

Sleep training: One of many ways to ...

Sleep training: One of many ways to get there

Let me start by saying that infant/toddler sleep is a minefield—in many...

Newborns: the magic, the misery

Newborns: the magic, the misery

Now that Quinn is well into toddlerhood, and the burgeoning bump of my second...

Above all else…get SLEEP

Above all else…get SLEEP

Of all the parenting advice I’ve received and given, this is what I...