My daughter's 8, and she has a special stuffed bear that's been in her bed with her since she was a baby. I'm okay with it because it helps her sleep and makes her happy, but my husband wonders if she's getting too old for the... more
Hey, my 7 month old daughter is not sleeping at night she will not let me or my wife to sleep, either, between work and babbling baby all night, and no sleep it is very hard to function properly, does anyone have any suggestions? I have tried the whole routine... more
Want to learn how to make your own baby blanket? Here's everything you need to know about the best baby blanket size for each stage.A baby blanket is often more than just a cover to keep your little one warm. Handmade blankets can become family heirlooms that your... more
I work from home once a week and today I heard my 4 month old crying loudly for a while (5-10 minutes). When I checked to see if everything was okay, the nanny had dozed off on the couch and didn't wake up to her cries. She apologized and... more
The swing seems to magically soothe your crying baby, but how much is too much? Learn the do's and don'ts of this popular gadget.You'd do just about anything to soothe your fussy baby, especially when you're busy making dinner, helping your oldest with homework and... more
And here's a chart with recommended bed times by age. Kate Desmond, Simplemost.com When I was pregnant with my first child, a friend’s dad told me “congratulations, you’ll never sleep again.” I laughed, and naively thought that my kid would be different. Two kids later and sleep ranks up... more
I recently wrote this story and have had a lot of interesting social media interactions around it. I would like a straw poll. How many of you mothers have taken time off or have had your partner take time off? Did you want to? Did you feel anxious about it... more
I have been trying to let my son sleep with out checking on him all the time. He is sleeping for 3 hour stretches now and I wake up worried he isn't breathing. But he is always fine. Should I try to just let him sleep?