No, My Child Doesn’t Believe in Santa

'Santa's Portrait' byThomas Nast, published in Harper's Weekly, 1881 The holidays are rolling around and if you live in a Christian-centric culture, chances are you are facing the onslaught of Santa (even though

By | December 20th, 2018|5 Comments

The Sleep-Needs Connection: Let’s Not Throw Parents Under the Bus Please

A new "gentle" approach to sleep suggests that if parents meet all their child's needs, sleep will follow. However, I disagree and believe this type of approach can actually harm families. Here's why.

By | December 13th, 2018|2 Comments

Mythbusting Sleep Training Claims, Science-Style

With all the statements being made by so many about sleep training, most to get parents to get on board, parents should know that most of these statements are myths, not backed by science.

By | December 6th, 2018|2 Comments

Why Punishment Doesn’t Work

Lots of people still maintain that punishment is necessary is raising children. Here is why it isn't.

By | November 29th, 2018|1 Comment

Why Listening to Other Parents On Your Child’s Sleep is Often A Complete Waste of Your Time

Sick of having other people tell you what you should be doing with respect to your child and their sleep? Here are some scientifically-backed reasons why you can safely ignore them.

By | November 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Dispelling Common Circumcision Myths

There's lots of misinformation out there when it comes to male circumcision and we owe it to our boys to dispel these myths and work for change.

By | November 15th, 2018|1 Comment