Tag: sleep training

Sleep Training a 4-Month-Old Baby: Day 1

I haven’t written anything substantial this week because I’ve just been exhausted and sleep-deprived. Our household has just recovered from the flu/bronchiolitis and it was a very rough two weeks of just holding my 4-month-old day and night for her to sleep. And I don’t mean putting her on me and sleeping! I mean holding her while standing and swaying! I had

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I am an advocate for attachment parenting…but I decided to let my 2-month-old baby cry it out. Here’s why

I have always been a vocal advocate for attachment parenting. I tell all my friends “You can’t spoil a baby! Pick them up immediately when they cry, bounce and rock them as much as you want, breastfeed them to sleep, carry them all day…!” Heck, I even wrote a post about why I refused to

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The End of Our Breastfeeding, Rocking, Co-Sleeping Journey with #1

What our days used to consist of I know there are a lot of new parents out there who are wondering whether their kids will ever stop needing to be breastfed or rocked to sleep, or when they will start sleeping in their own bed. We recently learned – if you just let them be, one day it

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