Tag Archive 'Cry it out'

Feb 05 2012

I don’t need to be your best friend

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No one likes to be hated. No one likes to be told they are a horrible person. No one likes to be told they are a bad mom. I get it. I don’t like it either. (I should add that I am writing this in the context of having recently peeved a couple people off. […]

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Aug 29 2011

Rock-a-bye Toddler…

Published by under Sleep

Yeah, I rock my 6-month-old to sleep. Got a problem with that?! At 6-months-old, our 20lb child still goes to sleep one of two ways: Either by being nursed to sleep or rocked to sleep. These days, sometimes it takes both. Either her father or I will rock her (after putting her snugly in our […]

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Jul 03 2011

Don’t Cry it Out, Laugh it out!

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As we experiment with an earlier bedtime, sleeping arrangements and alternative ways to help the baby find sleep, I am often a little frustrated these days (to say the least!) Sometimes I wish I could ‘harden my heart’ and put my babe in her own room, in her own crib, and let her cry herself […]

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