What is toddler separation anxiety, and why do some toddlers experience this at bedtime? Bedtime can be a wonderful time of the day, a time to cuddle with your child, read … Read MoreToddler Separation Anxiety at Bedtime
When do babies drop naps? Naps are one of the more challenging aspects of your baby’s sleep. As you have probably already learned trying to get your baby into a … Read MoreWhen do Babies Drop Naps?
Your baby has decided it is time to drop a nap, but that is easier said than done. So how do you deal with nap transitions? Firstly, you need to … Read MoreHow to Deal with Nap Transitions
If you are reading this post, then you may be considering sleep training your baby or young child. You may be wondering what the different baby sleeping training methods are … Read MoreBaby Sleep Training Methods
After years of reading picture and chapter books aloud with your child, at some point, they will become independent readers who are ready for beginner readers. Selecting the best books … Read MoreBest Books for Beginner Readers
With the vast number of books on offer, choosing the best books for babies and toddlers can seem daunting. You may be wondering if there is any benefit to reading to a baby … Read More30 Best Books for Babies and Toddlers
What should a newborn sleep schedule by week look like? You have brought your beautiful bundle of joy home, and you seem to be in an endless cycle of eating, … Read MoreNewborn Sleep Schedule by Week
As your child gets older, their attention span increases, and suddenly you can easily read 2, 3 or more books during a bedtime reading session. If you find yourself in … Read MoreBest Chapter Books to Read Aloud
As parents, we know there are many Benefits of Reading with Your Child. But what are the actual benefits of reading with your child and how can we help our … Read MoreBenefits of Reading with Your Child
Babies sleeping with eyes open – is this normal? The short answer is ‘Yes’. Although most babies sleep with their eyes closed, some babies do sleep with their eyes fully … Read MoreBabies Sleeping with Eyes Open
What is reading fluency, and is it important? In a nutshell, reading fluency is the ability to read as we speak. In this post, I will discuss what is reading … Read MoreWhat is Reading Fluency And Is It Important?
What is 4-month sleep regression? Is 4-month sleep regression a myth? How long does 4-month sleep regression last? Will I ever get a full night’s sleep again? There you were … Read More4-Month Sleep Regression Everything You Need To Know
I will start by sharing a little secret with you. Even though I taught my son the letters of the alphabet and the sounds that each letter makes, at the … Read MorePhonics vs Phonemic Awareness & What You Need To Know
When do babies sleep through the night? Babies can sleep through the night from around 3 months of age, but this can vary a lot. If you have a baby … Read MoreHow to Get Your Baby Sleeping Through the Night
So much has been written about swaddling a newborn, the benefits, the risks, when you should start and stop swaddling and how to swaddle your newborn for sleep (a skill … Read MoreSwaddling a Newborn
As parents, we know how important it is for our child to get the right amount of sleep, and we know that not having enough sleep is detrimental for our … Read MoreHow Much Sleep Does My Child Need?
Bringing home your newborn is exciting and nerve-racking, especially if it is your first child. You finally have your new bundle of joy home. You can’t believe it – they … Read MoreUnderstanding Newborn Sleep
One of the challenges we face as parents when teaching our children to read is that they can often feel like it is a chore. So we have put together … Read More10 Great Ways to Encourage Your Child to Read
Does your child seem disinterested in reading? Do you find yourself constantly battling to get your child to practice their reading? Does it sometimes feel as though you are doing … Read More8 Reasons Your Child Hates Reading
Teaching your child to read is just the start. Teaching your child reading comprehension strategies is the ultimate goal. I know teaching your child to read can be challenging. It … Read More7 Reading Comprehension Strategies