Newborn babies spend almost the whole day sleeping, as this is necessary for their physical and mental development.
However, babies often have problems falling asleep, as many new parents know. Sometimes, they can’t sleep properly through the night, which leaves them cranky and overtired the next day. So, what can you do if your baby is overtired but doesn’t want to sleep?
Kids grow up so fast! This is even more true for babies - especially in the first few months after they’re born, one growth spurt seems to follow the next. In their first fourteen months of life, babies go through a whole eight growth spurts, each of which are accompanied by different signs and behaviors.
In this article, we’ll explain what each baby development stage entails, what signs you should look out for, and what exactly happens during these stages.
When your baby doesn't sleep much in the evening, it can be stressful for everyone involved. Not only do you not get your well-deserved rest, but your baby also feels the consequences the next day. Yet sleep is incredibly important, especially for infants and their healthy development.
But it doesn't always have to be like this: With a few tricks, you can make going to bed easier for your child and help your baby fall asleep faster. We’ll show you these tricks and more in this blog article.
Sleep logs can be made for babies and offer a number of benefits. On the Internet, you can find a number of helpful baby sleep log apps that you can use to record and analyze your child's sleep data. So what are the benefits of these logs and where can I find a baby sleep log template?
Parents know it all too well: your baby repeatedly wakes up at night and begins to cry or scream. Sometimes it happens only once or twice and your baby calms down quickly, but other times it isn’t so easy.
So, what are the reasons why babies start crying at night?
As a single mother of two, Nicola from MUD&TUTUS wakes up every morning at 6:30am to get the kids ready for school. She defines herself as a happy person, even first thing in the morning. Find out more about her family sleeping routine here.
Susan is a Danish mother and influencer. She enjoys listening to calm music before going to bed around midnight. Her morning mood is mostly good since she became a mother and for breakfast she normally takes eggs or oatmeal, although she indulges herself with pancakes every Sunday!
A holiday is meant to be a break from the routine. However, routine is essential for children, knowing what to expect during the day creates a sense of security and stability. Try not to make the break too drastic. But if the change is drastic, the following items can be useful in helping your baby fall asleep while on holiday.
The length of time you should breastfeed your baby remains a hot and controversial topic. Everyone has a different opinion to voice and no matter what choices mums make, there are always plenty of comments and advice to listen to.