Do You Know Your Baby?

2020-08-20T11:34:11-04:00June 21st, 2015|

Knowing your baby can't be done by reading books or hearing what other people think of how to parent. Knowing your baby means spending time with your baby and believing s/he is an individual. All parents need to do this.

Gentle Sleep Resources

2020-08-21T10:22:20-04:00October 10th, 2013|

Often when I write about crying-it-out or controlled crying, I get comments from people who have done it asking what else they should have done in their sleep deprived state. The question concerns me because it highlights not only how mainstream the idea of leaving a child to cry has become, but also about how ignorant society is as a whole about the alternatives to sleep training.

So You’re Going To Bottle Feed…

2020-08-21T10:58:56-04:00December 12th, 2012|

Bottle-feeding has become a huge part of Western society, but this method of feeding is not what infants biologically expect. However, there are ways to try and mimic the breastfeeding relationship that mothers can use and that's what is focused on herein.