My Child Wakes Up Multiple Times At Night

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Hi, Kim West, the Sleep Lady and in this video blog I’m going to answer this mom’s question:   “My daughter has turned just seven months old and has never slept through the night. Her problem is not going to sleep at bed time in her crib. Her problem is that she’s constantly waking up through the night between 7 and 10 times. Sometimes she wakes up every 30 minutes…

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8 Tips For The Back-To-School Sleep Transition

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For most of you, school has already started, which means earlier mornings, and potentially an earlier bedtime. Many families slowly migrate to a later bedtime during the summer, days are longer, activities start later, and vacations happen. But once school starts, routines become of utmost importance.  If you’ve allowed your child’s sleep to be all over the place during vacation, that’s understandable, but now is the time to reintroduce a…

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Introducing Katie Holloran, MA, BCBA as My Featured Gentle Sleep Coach

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Please join me in welcoming Katie Holloran, MA, BCBA owner of The Behaviorist Next Door as our Featured Gentle Sleep Coach for the next two weeks. She is available on my Facebook page to help answer your baby sleep questions- just post on my wall to hear what she has to say!   To learn more about Katie:   Katie has worked as a teacher in the Washington, DC area…

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My Toddler is Climbing Out Of the Crib to Find Me!

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Would you like me to answer your baby sleep problem in my next video? If so, scroll down and submit your question in the comment section below. I will pick several questions a month to answer and post them here on the blog. Hi. I’m Kim West, the Sleep Lady. In today’s video, I’m going to answer Tracy’s question about her toddler climbing out of the crib: “My 2-year-old son…

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Is My Baby Using Me As His Sleep Crutch?

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Would you like to have me answer your baby or toddler sleep problem in my next video? If so, scroll down and submit your question in the comment section below. I will pick several questions a month to answer and post them here on the blog!   Hi, Kim West, The Sleep Lady, and in today’s vlog, I’m going to answer Tamron’s question. Here’s what she e-mailed in:   “My…

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Can I Let my Child Nap in a Car Seat or Stroller?

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This week’s video blog is from Kid’s in the House, a wonderful parenting resource filled with expert advice on hundreds of topics, including sleep.  In this week’s video, I’ll explain how you can use naps in the stroller or carseat to your advantage and how those times can actually make for a better nighttime routine and a better night’s sleep for your child.  Here’s the transcript: “A lot of people…

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Join me in welcoming Emma Hunt-Duffy, owner of Sound Asleep,  as my Featured Gentle Sleep Coach. She is available on my Facebook page to answer your baby sleep questions for the next two weeks! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to hear what she has to say. To learn more about Emma: I use a compassionate approach that gently teaches your child to sleep, without leaving them alone to cry…

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HELP! My Sleep Coached Baby Isn’t Sleeping Anymore!

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  Would you like to have me answer your baby or toddler sleep problem in my next video? If so, scroll down and submit your question in the comment section below. I will pick several questions a month to answer and post them here on the blog!   Hi, Kim West, The Sleep Lady and in today’s video, I’m going to answer this mom’s question: “Help! My 11-month-old was doing…

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How Early is Too Early for a Toddler?

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  Would you like to have me answer your baby or toddler sleep problem in my next video? If so, scroll down and submit your question in the comment section below. I will pick several questions a month to answer and post them here on the blog!   I’m Kim West, The Sleep Lady. In today’s video blog, I’m going to answer Zoe’s question: “Our son is 2 1/2, and…

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How to Help Your Child Through Night Terrors

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This week’s video blog is from Kid’s in the House, a wonderful parenting resource filled with expert advice on hundreds of topics, including sleep.  This video will help you determine whether your child is experiencing nightmares or night terrors and how to best help your child through this sometimes scary phase. Here’s the transcript: “Some parents confuse nightmares with night terrors, but they’re actually quite different. Night terrors tend to happen…

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