February 24, 2020

I get asked this question all the time!

A dream feed means different things to different people. But generally speaking, it is a term used for a late night feed of a few ozs, usually between 10 pm and midnight. Baby is offered a bottle when he is still essentially aslee...

November 27, 2019

As the busy holiday season is upon us, it is very easy for a baby's schedule to be thrown off. What with all the sparkly festivities, lights, smells, voices, and well meaning friends and family members offering to hold baby, a baby can quickly become fussy, over stimul...

October 9, 2019

Do you know what safe sleep looks like? An empty crib is a safe crib!!
Never put baby to sleep on a soft surface. Use a crib with a firm mattress that fits snugly, and only use a fitted sheet. Never have any loose blankets, toys or bumpers in the crib, and never use an...

September 6, 2019

Are you a new family looking for some much needed rest? Or do you have questions about taking care of your baby, and how to get them on a schedule and sleeping well?  We offer the services of newborn care specialists, baby nurses, doulas, lactation support, and sleep c...

August 21, 2019

It's not easy to tell at first, but so many babies who are labeled fussy babies, may in fact be struggling with sensory issues. Preemies are particularly susceptible, especially those who have had a lot of invasive intervention. Some of the signs are over reactions to...

August 2, 2019

In this heat parents often wonder if their newborn is thirsty, and some will offer water, or add extra water when mixing formula, DON'T!!  As adults we are constantly reminded that drinking water is good for us to stay hydrated, but for a newborn, it's a completely dif...

March 28, 2019

It is common for families to hire a Newborn Care Specialist, assuming they would do some kind of sleep training, only to find that after investing time and a lot of money, their babies are no closer to sleeping well at night. Never assume a  Newborn Care Specialist is...

January 8, 2019

Did you know there are things you can do to set your baby on the path to sleeping well from the moment they are born?

Below are just a few to get you started. Reach out to find out more in depth tips to lead the whole family to the land of nod!!

As soon as you get home w...

August 9, 2018

A lot of the emails I get are from moms of poor night time sleepers. When we start talking, and going over baby's schedule, it usually transpires that these babies are not having good enough naps in the day. As counter intuitive as it sounds, a baby that doesn't sleep...