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Baby Sleep and the Holiday Season

Worried about baby sleep and the holidays? Let's talk protecting your baby or toddler's rest, how to handle holiday events, preventing meltdowns, hosting overnight guests, and more.

Sleep Basics

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Safe Sleep Checklist

Having a great little sleeper is wonderful, but I also want you to have a safe sleeper. Here's my safe sleep checklist for babies 0-12 months.

Sleep Schedules

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1 Month Old Sleep Schedule

Let's talk about your 1 month old. I’d love to show you a 1 month old sleep schedule and answer some common questions that I get about babies this age.

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Active Sleep and Newborns

Newborns can be so active in their sleep. Let me show you what newborn sleep can really look like and why babies can be so active while sleeping.

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Why is My Baby Taking Short Naps?

Are you wondering why your baby is taking short naps? Let's talk about why short naps happen and how to help your baby sleep longer at nap time.

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Daycare & Baby Sleep

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How to Drop a Nap

Regressions

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4 Month Sleep Regression

Let's talk all about the 4 month sleep regression. I'll share what it is, when it happens, how to prevent it, and what you can do if you are in it now!

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Separation Anxiety

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Creating a Bedtime Routine

You’ve probably heard that bedtime routines are an important piece of your baby’s nighttime sleep. Let's talk about why and my favorite things to include.

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False Start Bedtimes

Sleep Training

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Let's Talk About Sleep Training

Let's talk about sleep training. I want to share my experience, the research on sleep training and attachment, and reviews from real families.

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Toddler Sleep Training FAQ

Read everything you need to know about the newest Taking Cara Babies class, designed for parents of 2, 3, and 4 year-olds: Toddler Sleep Training.

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Bonding in the NICU

Guest Blog

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Congestion and Baby Sleep

Let's talk about snorting babies, congestion, and baby sleep. Did you know babies can only breathe through their nose?! It’s true!

toddler brother kissing baby brother's head while sitting on the floor in front of the Christmas tree

Baby Sleep and the Holiday Season

Worried about baby sleep and the holidays? Let's talk protecting your baby or toddler's rest, how to handle holiday events, preventing meltdowns, hosting overnight guests, and more.

Latest Articles

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10 Month Old Sleep Schedule

Let’s talk about 10 month old sleep schedules. I’ll give you a few samples and answer the most common questions I get about wake windows, sleep regressions, naps, and more.