Tag Archive: mother’s instincts

On the Radio

Tomorrow I will be hosting the Mom Hour on Heartbeat Radio for Women. I am so excited to be hosting this hour which starts at 12pm EST (that’s 9am PST). We will be discussing infant and child sleep. Sleep can be so elusive for moms of infants and young children. By understanding the basics of…

How Parenting Advice is Like GPS

Driving through narrow, winding roads on a wet and cold afternoon, I wonder (silently) if we are going the right way. After our second near miss of a head on collision, I speak up. “This doesn’t seem right”, I finally say, more than a little perturbed. “I know, but the GPS says we’re almost there.”…

In Support of Sleep

Getting your infant, toddler, or even preschooler to sleep through the night is tricky at best. If you are one of the lucky ones, you may have an “easy” sleeper. You know, the one that seems content after some rocking, singing, and nursing. Things just flow and voila…you actually have a baby that…”sleeps like a…

Desperate for Sleep

Yesterday morning I woke up to find the following e-mail in my inbox. Boy, did this sound familiar. All too familiar and I could easily relate to this mother writing to me at one o’clock in the morning…desperate for sleep. Desperate for some kind of solution. Just plain desperate. I have been there. Her words…