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Girl sleeps with teddy bear
October 4, 2017

 
Daylight savings time

On Sunday, March 13 we spring forward one hour.   It is the perfect springboard into power struggles over bedtime and wake up routines because our body clock does not switch as quickly as the clock on our phone.

March 1, 2016

 
The Shift to Daylight Saving Time Continues to Torment

Whining increased?  Meltdowns over seemingly insignificant issues pooling on your kitchen floor?   Does it seem as though your child’s communication system has deteriorated to one phrase - “No! You are not the boss of me.” 

March 8, 2015
 
Child is crying at bedtime

It’s been an exhausting day, yet you have managed to pick up the kids, get them outside to play in the yard and put together a decent family dinner.  When you open the door to announce it’s time to stop playing and come inside to eat, the youngest, dashes away, screaming, “No, you can’t make me!”  

May 28, 2014

 
The Importance of Sleep

I am a child care provider who recently heard you speak about the importance of sleep.  Presently we are waking our preschoolers after one hour of nap at parents’ requests.  Should we be doing this?  - Chelsea

October 12, 2012

 

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