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Baby Sleep Myths Busted: Never Wake A Sleeping Baby

Never Wake A Sleeping Baby

Welcome to the fourth installment in my 5 part baby sleep myth series.  Today’s topic is sure to raise of couple of eyebrows.  Rightly so. For so long we’ve been told to let our children sleep. I remember when I was younger hearing some of the older ladies in church telling the new moms to let their babies sleep no matter what. “Never wake a sleeping baby”, they would say. “Or you’ll have a mess on your hands!” And who were they to argue? They were new mothers looking for advice desperately wanting to avoid the sleep deprivation horror stories they’d heard so many times before.
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Baby Sleep Myths Busted: Rice Cereal For Babies

 

Rice Cereal for Babies

 

Welcome to the third installment in my 5 part baby sleep myth series.  Last time we discussed good vs. bad sleepers and how all babies can learn to sleep through the night.   Today we’re going to talk about food and its connection to your baby’s sleep.  Food is nourishment.  It can make us feel energized or leaving us feeling sluggish.  It can help us heal or even cause us to be ill.  Food is a powerful tool and when used properly can have amazing health benefits.  Some might even say food is the key to life.   More

Baby Sleep Myths Busted: Good Sleepers

 

Baby Sleep Myths Busted:  Good Sleepers

Welcome to the second installment in my 5 part baby sleep myth series.  Last time we talked about why keeping your baby up all day WILL NOT help them sleep better at night.  Today let’s talk about good vs. bad sleepers.  I just want to go on record and say that I don’t like labels.  Labels have a tendency to make some people feel really good about themselves while making others feel real yucky inside.  And when it comes to babies and sleep, these labels can make parents feel inadequate.  Even guilty.  Some even start playing the blame game and point the finger at themselves saying their the reason why their baby isn’t sleeping. More

Baby Sleep Myths Busted: 5 Part Series

 Infant Sleep Myths Busted

As a new parent, you are overwhelmed with a plethora of baby sleep advice.  Everyone from your mom, mother-in-law to the sweet old lady at church wants to give their 2¢. You’ve heard it all.  Don’t hold your baby too much or you’ll spoil them.  Don’t use a pacifier or you’ll have a hard habit to break.  Rice cereal in baby’s bottle will help them sleep longer.   More