He was waking every 45 minutes. I was a total mess. But as I waited for the sleep trainer’s instructions to arrive, I had an epiphany.
From starting solids to potty training, children gain a lot of skills in their first few years. Here's how to know when it's time to move on to the next one.
Baby books tell you that to instill good sleep habits, you should put your baby in their crib drowsy, but awake. If that's true, why doesn't it ever work?!
You struggle so much to get your little one to sleep, but it turns out there are some cases where it’s best to wake a baby from a nap.
Colleen Fisher Tully
Don't stake your self-worth as a parent on obsessing over your baby's sleep schedule, because so much of it is out of your control anyhow.