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When Can My Baby Start Using a Pillow?

When Can My Baby Start Using a Pillow?

By Misty on in Baby Sleep Help Baby Sleep Products Safety and Comfort with 2 Comments

As parents we often think that because we are more comfortable sleeping with a pillow that maybe our little ones would be too. Truth be told, some babies may not want a pillow and sleep quite pleasantly without baby pillows. But at some point you probably will ask, at what age can my baby use […]

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Moving Baby from Bassinet to Crib

Moving Baby from Bassinet to Crib

By Misty on in Baby Sleep Help Safety and Comfort with 4 Comments

Many parents are more comfortable placing their new baby in a bassinet rather than a crib. The bassinet seems more appropriate for their small size and may make it easier for baby to sleep those first few months close-by at night. Then comes the time when you know that moving your baby from their comfy cozy […]

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Should I Use a Nightlight in My Baby’s Room?

Should I Use a Nightlight in My Baby’s Room?

By Misty on in Baby Sleep Help Safety and Comfort with 7 Comments

Whether or not to use a nightlight in the baby’s room is a frequent question of concerned parents. Some wonder if the light may make their little one restless and interrupt their baby’s sleep. Others suggest that a subtly dim nightlight may provide a soothing ambiance that will help lull their baby back to sleep […]

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Tips to Help Your Teething Baby Sleep

Tips to Help Your Teething Baby Sleep

By Misty on in Baby Sleep Help Baby Sleep Products Health Concerns Safety and Comfort with 2 Comments

The last few weeks in our house has been filled with some big changes for my daughter. She didn’t sprout her first two bottom teeth until she was 10 months old but for last week we watched as her two top teeth made their way out for the world to see. This of course has […]

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What is the Ideal Temperature for My Baby’s Room?

What is the Ideal Temperature for My Baby’s Room?

By Misty on in Baby Sleep Help Baby Sleep Needs Health Concerns Safety and Comfort SIDS Research with 7 Comments

When it comes to room temperature for your baby, it’s important to remember that if you are hot in the room then your baby probably is too. If you’re cold, then they will be also. If you still aren’t sure what the best temperature for your baby’s room should be, here’s some information to consider. […]

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Can Co-Sleeping Help with Baby Sleep Problems?

Can Co-Sleeping Help with Baby Sleep Problems?

By Misty on in Attachment Parenting Safety and Comfort with 6 Comments

I’ve been a fan of co-sleeping since my very first child back in 1993. With my first three children I would occasionally allow them to co-sleep with me and it was an enjoyable experience, especially when I was still breastfeeding. It made things much easier to have them laying right next to me and as […]

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Best Organic Baby Crib Mattress by Naturepedic

Best Organic Baby Crib Mattress by Naturepedic

By Misty on in Baby Sleep Products Safety and Comfort SIDS Research with No Comments

If you’ve read my article on the low down of mattress off-gassing, and you’ve decided to go with an organic crib mattress, you might be wondering where the best place is to start in picking the one for your baby. I went through this research and buying process myself about a year ago, right before […]

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The Low Down on Mattress Off-Gassing, Organic Mattresses and Wrapping

The Low Down on Mattress Off-Gassing, Organic Mattresses and Wrapping

By Misty on in Baby Sleep Help Safety and Comfort SIDS Research with No Comments

Did you know that most crib mattresses available today are filled with chemical fire retardants, toxic foams, synthetic fabrics and other materials that could possibly lead to harmful results to your baby? Not only have these chemicals and toxic materials been linked to allergies and skin irritations but it is also believed that the “off-gassing” […]

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