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24 11, 2020

The Power of Gratitude

2020-11-24T16:13:11+00:00

Do you grumble when you hear someone say "Happy Thanksgiving" and think, "what is there happy about this Thanksgiving? We don't get to do anything like we used to." Are you struggling to find things to be grateful for this season? So many people have suffered such hardship and loss this year. I am with [...]

The Power of Gratitude2020-11-24T16:13:11+00:00
25 10, 2020

Daylight Savings is this weekend! Tips to prepare

2020-10-25T19:46:36+00:00

Daylight savings comes to an end every year in the fall. This year it is on Sunday, November 1, 2020, at 2:00 am. Whether you agree it should exist or not – it does in many states! Many people do not appreciate this transition because it messes with their own sleep and their children’s sleep. [...]

Daylight Savings is this weekend! Tips to prepare2020-10-25T19:46:36+00:00
16 10, 2020

How do you feel about change?

2020-10-16T00:59:29+00:00

Some of us celebrate the changing seasons, enjoying the brisk air and the red- and gold-covered trees. While the trees change naturally, many of us resist change, even when we don’t like how things are going. For some, it may feel like it takes too much time to learn a new way of doing things [...]

How do you feel about change?2020-10-16T00:59:29+00:00
8 10, 2020

Free Webinar – Create Connections and gain cooperation

2020-10-08T23:59:22+00:00

Does connecting with your child seem so much harder during this pandemic? Do you feel like they don’t listen and you are yelling more? I know this is not how you want things to be. Can you relate? If the answer is yes, I. want you to know that there is hope and ways that [...]

Free Webinar – Create Connections and gain cooperation2020-10-08T23:59:22+00:00
1 10, 2020

Four month sleep regression

2020-10-02T00:17:49+00:00

In my last post I talked about developmental leaps and sleep regression. These leaps cause many challenges for parents and the one that people complain the most about is the 4-month sleep regression. Often parents are feeling wonderful when their 3-month old is sleeping through the night and then all of a sudden, their sweet [...]

Four month sleep regression2020-10-02T00:17:49+00:00
10 09, 2020

Leaps and regressions – what are they?

2020-09-10T02:39:26+00:00

Do you have that child that was the perfect sleeper and then all of a sudden, they started getting up for no reason in the middle of the night? Nothing can be more frustrating! Unless, I guess, you have had a child that has never slept well! Many people wonder what is going on and [...]

Leaps and regressions – what are they?2020-09-10T02:39:26+00:00
3 09, 2020

It breaks my heart to hear my baby cry

2020-09-03T21:36:19+00:00

While parents with big kids are stressing about the first days of school, parents with little ones are stressing about not getting enough sleep! In that first year of life parents lose about 42 days of sleep! How we survive that – I will never know, but we do! One of the most common things [...]

It breaks my heart to hear my baby cry2020-09-03T21:36:19+00:00
28 08, 2020

Back to school tips

2020-08-28T20:44:16+00:00

With the cooler weather and the sun starting to set earlier, I have caught myself saying – it feels like fall! While I am loving every 80-degree, beautiful sunny day, there is that feeling that comes when we get a few cooler days and nights…things are changing! Change stirs up many feelings for most of [...]

Back to school tips2020-08-28T20:44:16+00:00
20 08, 2020

Feeling stressed or out of control?

2020-08-20T20:08:14+00:00

Feeling out of control as a parent is never a good feeling. Dealing with all that COVID has brought us, racial injustice, and worrying about what school will be like for our kids, has us all a little uneasy. The above wordle was created by parents on a webinar discussing what parenting is like during [...]

Feeling stressed or out of control?2020-08-20T20:08:14+00:00