Posts in Babies 0-12 Months
What is THE WITCHING HOUR for Babies?

Keep that wine bottle opener handy, because you'll need it to get through what is commonly referred to as "THE WITCHING HOUR" during your baby’s first few months of life.  Let's make your evenings a little less "Witchy" and dive into why it happens, how to avoid the Witching Hour for babies, and print the PERFECT witching hour schedule you can start using tonight. Oh, and when the Witching Hour will finally come to an end (whew).

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WHEN to Expect Your Baby To: Sleep Through the Night, Drop the Swaddle, Night Wean and More!

“When can my baby sleep through the night?   When can I stop swaddling? and “ When can I drop the dream feed?” are some of the first questions as a Mom that I found asking myself (and Googling for hours).  With so much conflicting information and advice from my friends and the Internet, I decided to really dedicate myself to learning as much about infant sleep as possible. Knowing what to expect and about WHEN to expect it made me feel just a little less crazy in the Motherhood department! 

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Babywearing with Boppy: How wearing your baby can promote great sleep

Where is the place you absolutely need to babywear?  Doing chores, yoga class, or while cruising the aisles alone at Target?  And if you aren’t already babywearing, why should you start now? I’m going to introduce today not only the AMAZING new Boppy ComfyFit Baby Carrier, which was inspired by yoga apparel, but also talk about how wearing your baby can promote great sleep and strengthen the bond between parent and baby.

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Getting your Overtired Baby Sleeping 8 hours by 8 weeks

8 Hours by 8 Weeks didn’t come easily or without consistency. The first was implementing a consistent Eat-Play-Sleep schedule. The second was encouraging one nap per day in the crib. The third was keeping my baby up for full feedings, and not allowing him to exceed his napping minimums. Read more!

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How to Sleep While on Vacation with Baby or Toddler: Must Pack Items, Regressions, and Flying - with Regalo

How will you enjoy your vacation with your little ones without needing another one when you get home?  In this blog post we will cover it all: What to Bring, impromptu vacation schedules, sleeping arrangements, and and exactly how to recover lost sleep from your vacation when you come back home! So let’s dive into: How to Sleep While on Vacation with Baby or Toddler: Must Pack Items, Regressions, and Flying.

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Daylight Savings Baby Sleep Tricks: 2019 March "Spring Forward" Time Change and How to Shift a Schedule

As a special Thank You to all of my dedicated readers, I'm sharing my super easy (& super secret) Spring Forward Daylight Savings sleep tips today in this post so you can enjoy your summer alongside me!  Wake up- this is parenthood- don't all good things come to an end?! Guess what- this one doesn't have to.  Read more to find out how you can use this time change to your parenting advantage!

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Naps B R E A K D O W N: How Many Naps Should my Baby Take (and When to Drop a Nap!)

How many naps does my baby and/or toddler need?  How long should they be? (Bookmark or PIN this page, trust me you’re going to want to come back!)  Let’s make your life just a little easier- grab a glass of Pinot or a cup of tea and digest this nap breakdown from birth to 3 years old.

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The Best (AND CUTEST) Christmas Holiday Pajamas for your Kids & THE ENTIRE FAMILY!

Our family tradition is to not only wear these for the entire month during movie nights, but when they go to bed on Christmas Eve, and of course the following morning when they open presents on Christmas for all those candid photos! Here is my list of the cutest holiday pajamas that I’ve been stalking for months!

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