Baby Sleep – Breaking the Myth

Baby Sleep - break the myths and help your baby sleep better

Sleep deprivation is not only the world’s most ancient torture, it’s also the biggest challenge new parents have to stand up to. Let’s face it: it’s hell. It’s a waking nightmare. Each time I hear someone use “sleeping like a baby” I burst in laughing tears; it is probably the most misleading idiom of all […]

The Fourth Trimester – The First Opportunity for Attachment

The Fourth Trimester

The first four months of your baby’s life are called The Fourth Trimester for a reason – she was already born, but is still a fetus. During your baby’s fourth trimester, her physical systems are not yet fully functional; her digestive system is forced to digest for the very first time, causing gas, discomfort, and […]

Normalizing Separation Anxiety in Babies and Toddlers

Separation Anxiety in Babies and Toddlers

It seems like just a few months ago we could have left our little one with anyone, and she would be content. As long as her needs were met, as long as she was held, warm and had a full tummy, everything would have been just fine. So what happened? Here are the developmental stages […]

Four Months Sleep Regression – Why, and How Long

Four months sleep regression - why and how long

Four Months Sleep Regression hits every baby, and every parent at about four months of age. Here are the biological and developmental reasons for the Four Months Sleep Regression and what you can do to make it easier. After 10 weeks of motherhood your house is finally cleaner, there’s some actual food in the fridge […]

How Would You Like to Cry it Out?

Cry it out

No one would ever suggest an adult to Cry it out to teach them anything, why do we think it’s okay to do it to our kids?  The United States of America is offering the shortest maternity leave of all Industrialized countries, and is the country where the Cry it Out method is most used. […]

My personal journey through baby sleep: 0-24 months

Baby sleep - from 0 to 24 months

Wondering when will your baby sleep through the night and what you can do to make life more enjoyable in the meanwhile? I hope my personal story will answer these questions.   I had absolutely zero knowledge on anything baby-related prior to giving birth to my Ilay. I remember telling my dear husband that no […]