Posts tagged sleep schedule
Should My Baby be on a Sleep Schedule?

Understanding the difference between a strict schedule and following a natural rhythm for sleep can be hard to do and then figuring out what’s right for your baby can be even harder.  A lot can depend on whether or not you have a Type A personality OR if your baby will have one too! You may be happier having your day scheduled out but your baby may not. Or the opposite can be true.  I would say parents have the toughest time if they don’t have the same pattern as their baby. First let’s talk about schedules versus rhythms.

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Short Naps - Why and What to Do

Who else has a baby who is suffering from the 45 minute intruder?  Short naps can be really frustrating, especially if your baby takes what feels like forever to fall asleep in the first place.  But what is a short nap? Some parents think it’s anything less than an hour, while others have a baby who will only sleep for 30 minutes at a time (or less!).

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