Archive for tag 'infant sleep'


Learning T’s sleep patterns

I hesitate to even write about T’s sleep yet, as the superstitious side of me says, “Don’t do it! You’ll jinx it!” I figure most of you readers are parents yourselves though, far more experienced than we are, and you’ll understand the desire to celebrate the small victories even if you know they might be short lived. […]

The Crib Transition: Co-Sleeping/Swing to Pack N Play

Baby Oats is four months old. I can’t believe it’s been this long already; it seems like no time at all since he was born. With Little Oats, the first four months seemed like they lasted forever, with worries about her sleep, her weight gain, her constant nursing habits and her crying. This time, it’s […]


Sleep struggles with my 7 month old

It’s hard to write about something I haven’t fully figured out yet, but I have to confess I’m struggling with this whole sleep thing with my 7 month old.  I expected Baby Pizza to be sleeping through the night at this age. Why? Because Lil’ Pizza was sleeping through the night at this age (I […]


When what you learned for #1 doesn’t work at all for #2

Little Piñata was a champion sleeper. Of course he had plenty of setbacks like every baby does, like sleep regressions, teething, and a strange phase around 9 months where he woke up and played and talked to himself for over an hour every morning around 3/4am. But if there was one thing we learned with […]


Sleep Progression – The Good , The Bad and The Loud

Oh sleep. Is there anything as glorious? Or as talked about by parents? Although I am more of a quiet observer of the boards here on Hellobee, I think I can say with some certainty that the one of the most commonly talked about topics – perhaps the most talked about even – is how […]


When You Choose Not to Sleep Train

Did you have a picture of the kind of parent you thought you’d be before actually having children? I definitely did. I imagined that I would be the stern parent, willing to do what was best for my kid even if meant tears. Given that, I thought I would be 100% on board with sleep […]


Working with Waketimes

I know there are all kind of theories and strategies of baby sleep. There are those in the co-sleeping camp and those that put the baby in their own crib in their own room from the first night home. Some people wear their babies from the time they bring them home from the hospital, while […]

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