Tag Archives: Bedtime

Tip #40: Let Them Learn the hard Way

By Peter Sessum As parents we love our children and want to protect them from everything, but at a certain point it becomes overbearing. The best lessons are hard learned so sometimes it is good to let children learn the … Continue reading

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Tip #34: Extreme Parenting, Bad for You, Bad for Baby

The recent Time magazine cover and article has brought breast feeding and extreme parenting into the national discussion. (The dad’s perspective is noticeably absent.) My advice, especially for dads, is not to get distracted by the sensational and focus on … Continue reading

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Is Your Kid Awake? The Nose Knows

This isn’t really a parenting tip that everyone can put into practice, but it is something that has worked for me for a number of years and I thought I would pass it along. My gravestone is going to read, … Continue reading

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Tip #24: Win The Bedtime Battle

This will drive parents crazy. Getting a kid into bed is easy; having a kid stay in bed can be a challenge. This is where being the Alpha in the family will be put to good use, or be tested. … Continue reading

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Tip #9: Babies Sleep a lot, Make the Most of it

Babies do three things very well. Eat, poop and sleep, and not necessarily in that order. There is a strong temptation to try and get things done while the baby is sleeping. You need to fight that temptation. It is … Continue reading

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