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Top 5 Most Common Sleep Issues in Toddler Years

By |2020-02-03T21:24:38+00:00February 20th, 2020|Toddler Sleep|

We’ve got a whole section on the Good Night Sleep Site website dedicated to toddler sleep. Why? Because getting through the baby phase certainly doesn’t mean all your sleep issues disappear! Far from it, actually. In fact, some of the toughest sleep challenges can happen in those toddler years (see 18 month regression), even if [...]

Toddler Sleep Challenges

By |2020-01-18T21:38:50+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Toddler Sleep|

Even those parents who would call their baby a super sleeper get baffled by the changes and challenges that come with toddler sleep. Because the age range for these toddler sleep challenges can vary quite a bit, I won't acknowledge a specific age in terms of months for this article. However, I absolutely will acknowledge [...]

Moving Out Of The Crib Too Early Won’t Save Your Sleep (or Sanity)

By |2018-04-25T01:43:56+00:00June 29th, 2017|Toddler Sleep|

As a family sleep consultant, one of the most common issues I see is when moving out of the crib has happened too early and now the child is having a lot of trouble getting to sleep and/or staying asleep. Creepy middle-of-the-night visits begin to occur at the parents’ bedside at night or bedtime itself becomes a [...]

How To Introduce A Toddler Clock

By |2019-10-31T19:00:34+00:00May 4th, 2017|Toddler Sleep|

Using a toddler clock has become a more popular “tool” in a parent’s sleep tool kit and I have to admit that I am a huge fan.  When solidifying sleep rules with a toddler or preschooler, the clearer our expectations and the simpler we are able to communicate them, the less our toddlers tend to resist [...]

Thinking of Making a Nap Transition?

By |2018-09-24T00:46:29+00:00April 21st, 2017|Toddler Sleep|

To transition or not transition, that is very frequently the question.  Whether it be dropping the catnap, transitioning from two naps per day to one, or moving away from naps altogether, my advice is always to be thoughtful in your approach and patient with the process, whichever nap transition it may be. As a parent, [...]

Easter Basket Gift Ideas

By |2018-04-16T13:57:12+00:00March 20th, 2017|Bedtime, Bedtime Routine, Toddler Sleep|

Easter is just around the corner and hopefully so is the warmer weather and longer doses of that golden sunshine. If you looking for some Easter basket gift ideas for your toddler or young child, we have some options that they will not only love, but would be great additions to any quiet time, nap time [...]