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An Easier, Gentler Way to Sleep Train Toddlers

If the Cry It Out method of toddler sleep training is turning bedtime into bedlam or the Sleep Lady method is infringing on the few precious hours of adult time you count on each night to relax and recharge, there … Continue reading

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How to Sleep Train Your Toddler

Children need about 12 hours of sleep a day to promote healthy growth and development but making sure your child receives the sleep he needs can be a nightly challenge. As babies move into their early toddler years it can … Continue reading

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Two Popular Methods of Toddler Sleep Training

Sleep training during your child’s early years sets the stage for good lifelong sleep habits. Once your baby is able to sleep through the night (typically between 4 and 6 months), parents can introduce sleep training. As your child moves … Continue reading

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Sleep Training Toddlers for Start of Preschool

The start of the new school year is fast approaching. Toddlers will be beginning preschool, and preschoolers will be starting kindergarten. It’s not too early to start adjusting your child’s sleep schedule. To take advantage of the extra daylight and … Continue reading

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How to Develop a Family Bedtime Routine

In our last post we talked about the importance of developing a family bedtime routine and the challenge that can present when the children in a family have different sleep requirements. Children thrive on consistency. Routine provides a rhythm to their … Continue reading

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Tips for Developing Family Bedtime Routines

In homes with more than one child, parents can find it challenging to develop a workable family bedtime routine that meets the needs of all their children. As noted in our previous post, each child is unique and what works … Continue reading

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