My baby won’t self-settle will they ever be able to fall asleep on their own?
Can you teach your baby to fall asleep on their own and is this the right approach? Pinky explores the concept of self-settling and looks at how babies fall asleep.
When will my baby start to sleep through the night?
The age-old question every parent wants to know! Are there things you can do to help your baby sleep through the night, or is it just something that comes with age?…
What age is best to move a child from cot to bed
Moving from a cot to a bed is a big leap and it’s one that many families rush into without stopping to consider the possible ramifications. Make sure you have…
When should I introduce a pillow
Many a well-meaning older generation family members have suggested that maybe the sleepless toddler would prefer a pillow but when is the right time to introduce one?
Do I have to let my baby cry it out?
There are a number of different schools of thought when it comes to letting your baby 'cry it out'. Meg discusses the different approaches and what works best in the different…
The facts on night terrors vs nightmares
Both night terrors and nightmares are awful to witness as a parent but they’re really different processes and need to be responded to in very different ways. Learn how to…
Teaching your older baby to find their dummy
Sleep guidance does not mean you necessarily have to remove the dummy from an older child’s sleep environment, but it will mean that we have to help them learn to…
How To Wrap or Swaddle Your Baby
Midwife Cath discusses the importance of wrapping or swaddling your baby for eating and sleeping, and shows you how to use a wrapping technique she pioneered.
Quiet time ideas for young children who no longer nap.
Mourning the loss of your child’s midday nap is certainly hard for any parent but we have the lowdown on the best way to encourage quiet time so your little…
My baby is unsettled after feeding…what could be causing it?
Pinky discusses the common reasons your baby might be unsettled after feeding including reflux, allergies and intolerances.
Medical causes of crying in babies and settling tips
Having a baby who cries a lot can be exhausting and distressing. Find out what could be causing them to be unsettled and how you can help them.