Shifting Priorities: Why Sleep Isn’t the Most Important Thing for Your Child

"What is most important for your child's development?" If you answered sleep, I think we need to talk.

By | December 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Guest Post: Attachment-Intellectual Parenting

Attachment parenting is not anti-intellectual, but it is distinctly intellectual. Its proponents are actively thinking about what sort of adults they want to raise them to be. 

By | October 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Review: Milk Matters by Maureen Minchin

There are few times when a book comes out that should fundamentally change the popular discourse on a topic, but hasn’t (yet). Milk Matters by Maureen Minchin is one such book.

By | September 24th, 2017|0 Comments

“Responsive Settling”: Is it Responsive? Effective?

New research suggests a method of "responsive settling" actually can improve infant sleep as well as extinction methods. Is this wholly accurate?

By | August 4th, 2017|3 Comments

“Sleep Regressions”: Why It’s Not Actually a Regression

We often hear people talk about sleep regressions, but this can send parents off on a tangent, fearing their child is losing skills they once had. Understanding what's happening is essential to helping parents cope with these times and truly help their kids.

By | July 4th, 2017|4 Comments