Baby & Toddler Sleep Consultant

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Mama Monday Interview! How it all began….

I met Bodil, the creator of Magpodden and professional photographer, at UnderBara Barn, Sweden’s largest child fair.  Her booth was beautiful and filled with pictures of sleeping babies.  She stopped by my booth and we started talking about several different topics from sleeping baby pictures to our commonalities, such as her husband being American!  We

Sleeping is a skill!

From the moment our babies are born they begin working on skills for life.  These include grabbing objects, rolling over, making sounds, walking, eating, and even sleeping.  Just as a baby must learn how to crawl and then walk, they also must learn how to sleep because sleeping is a skill too! Think about it

Do you know your baby’s temperament?

Ok, I run the risk of sounding naive when I say this but, I’ll take the chance anyway.  I always knew that babies had personalities but what I didn’t expect was how early they truly develop their own personality.  My daughter’s personality has changed only a little bit since she was born.  She still is

I’m an “attachment parent” and a sleep consultant

Attachment Parenting and Sleep Consulting go hand-in-hand   I’m an “attachment parent” and a sleep consultant.  I nursed my daughter until she was over 2 years old and I’m responsive to her needs but, she also sleeps through the night in her own room.  So, what is attachment parenting exactly?  Let’s talk about what this

Suffering from short naps?

It can be extremely frustrating when you spend a longer amount of time putting your baby to sleep than they actually spend asleep, especially for naps. Here are some common reasons for short naps: Being awake too long Make sure your baby isn’t staying awake longer than they are able to and crossing over into