4-Month-Old Sleep Schedule: How to Get as Much Sleep as Possible

The newborn phase is so precious, and time flies by faster than you’d think! You’ve blinked, and suddenly you’re at the 4-month mark. It’s no secret that despite how sweet this stage is, sleep deprivation can be brutal for parents. You may feel like you’re in survival mode, and it can be tricky to know how and when to try … 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 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

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

Newborn Sleep Schedule: How to Get On Track for Better Sleep

The newborn stage brings on a roller coaster of emotions for new parents. Adjusting to the major life change of welcoming a whole new person into the world is no joke. Between newborn bliss, diapers, feedings, and sleep deprivation, you’re learning the ins and outs of parenthood (all while feeling like a total zombie). It’s a wild ride. Whether you’re … Read More

How To Get Twins To Sleep At The Same Time

Twins are truly incredible! Double the love, double the fun, and, well, double EVERYTHING. It’s a beautiful blessing but when they start to fuss, cry, and wake up at different times, it can be exhausting and take a lot of effort! There are ways to make twin sleep schedules easier and more aligned to make things easier for everyone – … Read More

Best Nighttime Sleep Aids for Babies and Toddlers: How To Know What’s Safe

When it comes to babies and toddlers, a good night’s sleep makes all the difference. Quality sleep is crucial for little ones and closely linked with brain development. (Not to mention, as a parent, sleeping through the night makes a huge difference as well!) So how can we ensure that our kids get the best sleep possible?  Both sleep training … Read More

A Dockatot Review: Are Dockatots Safe for Babies?

A DockATot Review: Are DockATots Safe for Babies? Co-sleeping has become a growing trend with many new parents. There are a lot of variables to consider when deciding if co-sleeping is a good fit for you and your little one. When looking at co-sleeping it is very important to keep safety in mind. There are several different baby nests and … Read More

How Sibling Room Sharing Impacts Sleep: Everything You Need To Know

Sibling room sharing can initiate so many wonderful childhood memories for your little ones- but what about sleep? Will they actually get sleep? What are the ways that sibling room sharing impacts sleep? Every sibling relationship is different- there’s no one-size-fits-all answer. Today, I’m discussing how sibling room sharing impacts sleep, and the pros and cons so that you can … Read More