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Put a Fitted Sheet on Right the First Time, Every Time

Put a Fitted Sheet on Right the First Time, Every Time

There are two absolute certainties in my life: I’ll never be able to insert a USB correctly on the first try, and I’ll always have to rotate my fitted sheet at least once before I manage to affix it to all four corners of my mattress. But I’ve recently come…

How Can I Stop Co-Sleeping with My Older Child?

How Can I Stop Co-Sleeping with My Older Child?

Sleep problems are pretty much a given at some point in parenthood — yours, theirs or, most often, both of yours. Guess what’s not helping? This pandemic, thankyouverymuch. Kids are more cooped up than ever. They’re dealing with pent-up energy and strange new schedules, plus some extra anxiety mixed in…

This Is The Safest Way For Your Baby To Sleep

This Is The Safest Way For Your Baby To Sleep

Parents of infants are both sleep-deprived and sleep-obsessed. It’s important for babies to sleep in order for parents to hope to get a little of their own rest, which is how we can arrive pretty quickly at the “do whatever works” strategy. But more reports are coming out that some…