Daylight Savings and Baby Sleep

Doesn’t it feel like we just went through a time change? The two time changes we experience each year are spring forward or fall back. Even though it feels like we just went back, it’s officially that time of the year again- time to spring forward! Daylight savings time begins on March 10, 2024. While we all enjoy that extra … Read More

Weaning the Pacifier: The Best Tips for A Smooth Transition

Weaning the pacifier is one of those gray areas that can be difficult to navigate as a parent. Although it’s a big milestone, it can be hard to get rid of something that you know is bringing your little one comfort. It’s even harder to figure out the timing. Like everything else in parenting, you know your child best. However, … Read More

How to Manage Nap Transitions

Nap transitions can be exhausting and confusing. When your baby should be napping and for how long can seem like some crazy impossible riddle. Without a solid grasp on how to manage nap transitions, you can easily fall into the trap of sleepless nights and too much caffeine. But it doesn’t have to be that way! Today, we’re sharing the … Read More

Early Morning Wakings: Why is My Baby Waking Up Early?

Remember the days when you could sleep in? If you’re a mama, the term “slow mornings” is likely no longer in your vocabulary. Hitting the snooze button has been replaced with a crying baby… Spoiler alert, babies don’t have a snooze button, no matter how early their early morning wakings may be.  Although sleeping in may no longer be realistic, … Read More

How To Get Your Child Back On A Sleep Schedule

We’ve all been there- you finally feel like you’re on track with your sleep habits, and all of a sudden it feels like you’re back at square one. There are so many things that can disrupt a child’s sleep schedule. Whether it be a vacation, a break during the school year, an illness, or a time change, these can all … Read More

How to Beat Exhaustion: Getting Sleep During Developmental Milestones

If this isn’t your first rodeo as a parent, you’re likely familiar with the fact that sleep during developmental milestones can be a struggle. (If this is your first time as a parent- buckle up!) Developmental milestones can impact sleep in many ways- as your little one grows and learns about the world around them, their sleep patterns are often … Read More

How To Minimize Sleep Disruptions During Potty Training

Is it time for your little one to graduate from diapers? While potty training may make life easier once it’s over, the process can be tough on parents. It often goes hand in hand with overnight wakings, bedwetting, bedtime resistance, and general sleep challenges. Sleep struggles are difficult for the whole family- nobody likes the feeling of being exhausted. So … Read More

Baby Sleep And Travel

Traveling with your family is all about making memories and creating new and amazing experiences. Traveling pre-kids is what we call a vacation. When you add parenting into the mix, traveling is what we call a trip. Traveling with a baby requires patience, lots of snacks, and extreme multi-tasking skills.  Traveling can also have an impact on your baby’s sleep. … Read More

The Threat of Technology: Why is Screen Time Harmful to Children?

We’ve all been there- trying to run some errands, everything is (somewhat) smooth sailing, and then it happens… The toddler tantrum. What is there to do in the middle of a Target besides hand your kid your phone in hopes of them *not* screaming? At Sleep Shore, we get it. Handing your little one a tablet or a phone is often … Read More