A Summer of No TV

That's right, we did it. We said no tv for the entire summer. My husband and I decided to take this summer and be incredibly intentional with our kids. As we devised our plans, we had three goals in mind:...

How to Put Your Overtired Baby to Sleep

One of the biggest challenges of having a third child is giving him quality naps at consistent times. Honestly, a consistent nap time hardly happens. With my older children's schedule, the poor boy is constantly going to sleep at random...

The Bedtime Pass

A few weeks ago we shared this great article on our Facebook page written by npr.org, that gave a fun and creative way to reduce the crying and negotiating at bedtime with your toddler or preschooler. The concept is to...

Back to School…Back to Sleep

It's that time of year again...the school bells are ringing and it's back to busy schedules, long days, and lots of playtime for your little ones. But with all the craziness that the long school days can bring, make sure...

The “Wake to Sleep” Approach

It's pretty common to hear a parent say that their child wakes consistently after taking a 30 minute nap. Or that a toddler is fighting his sleep and wakes early in the morning each day. One of the most common...