10 Best Essential Oils to Help Baby Sleep
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10 Best Essential Oils to Help Baby Sleep

When my daughter was younger, anything–I mean, anything–could wake her up. My firstborn was a pretty good sleeper. We did the whole sleep training thing and she slept 8 hours a night by 8 weeks.  My second daughter? No. I did it all. Sleep training, magnesium cream, sound machines, sleep routines…I’ve even put aluminum foil…

How to Get an Overtired Baby to Sleep: 5 Tips Every Mom Needs to Know
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How to Get an Overtired Baby to Sleep: 5 Tips Every Mom Needs to Know

It’s been hours since your baby has last slept. You know he’s tired and yet his body seems to be in overdrive. His little limbs are jerking wildly. You have a feeling that cranky whine is about to turn into a full-blown wail.  He needs sleep. You need sleep. And yet, sleep seems like the…

Taking Cara Babies Review: The Newborn Sleep Class (2022)
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Taking Cara Babies Review: The Newborn Sleep Class (2022)

You’re exhausted. You’ve heard other moms talk about their newborns getting 6,7, even 8 hours of sleep and yet here you are sipping your second cup of coffee, wishing you could get just 3.  Or maybe you’re expecting your first baby and know absolutely nothing about newborn sleep. You only know that the nightmare scenario…

How to Get a Newborn to Sleep Without Being Held
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How to Get a Newborn to Sleep Without Being Held

In the hospital, she was perfect. I looked down at my newborn’s peaceful face and snapped another picture and captioned it, “She doesn’t cry, only whimpers.” I must have totally jinxed it because when we got home, I began to question my decision to have another child. 8 hours. That’s how long I rocked, soothed, sang,…