The Dreaded (Excessive) Night Feedings

The Dreaded (Excessive) Night Feedings

This is by far, the number one killer of parental sanity during the first year! So many of my clients, in fact, I think almost every one, have this in common- baby is waking up beyond the realm of ‘normal’ for nightly feedings. And that simply is not sustainable for...
December Dreamers

December Dreamers

Last month, I mentioned how excited I was for November, particularly Thanksgiving, as it would be our family’s first US Thanksgiving. All I can say, is that I am completely convinced that no one does this wonderful holiday as good as American’s! Deep Fried...
Dealing with Daylight Savings

Dealing with Daylight Savings

Ugh, have I mentioned how much I HATE daylight savings? I still don’t understand why we have this archaic system that serves such little purpose in a post candlelight era! If I’m missing something, please feel free to reach out and tell me! But the reality...
Take Back the Night!

Take Back the Night!

I’m so excited that November is here! I mean, October was fantastic in many ways (like super cute kids in their super cute Halloween costumes), but I think I am most excited to be celebrating our first American Thanksgiving dinner this month. I mean, this...
Minimizing the risk of SIDS

Minimizing the risk of SIDS

There’s no way to sugar coat it: SIDS is truly is a parent’s worst nightmare. I remember worrying to the point where I got up several times a night to check on my first son while he was sleeping. I was exhausting myself, and finally I had to sit down and come to terms...