Sleep

Basic sleep tips and tricks to help you and your toddler get a better night's sleep. Plus common toddler sleep issues and how to deal with them. Learn why sleep is so essential to good health, the benefits of daily napping, and more. Happy dreams.

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Why Sleep Meditation Works for Kids and How to Try It

Meditation can help young children release energy, process concerns, and find comfort at night. Try these simple steps to see if sleep meditation can make bedtime easier for your child—and family!

How to Sleep Train Toddlers and Big Kids

I’m a pediatric sleep specialist who has seen it all, and I’m here to tell you that it’s not too late to get your child to (happily) stay in his own bed all night long.

6 Sleep Hacks for Kids That Really Work

These sleep-inducing tricks and tips worked for other parents and they just might work for your family. 

5 Bedwetting Myths Put to Rest, From a Pediatrician Parent

As a pediatrician and a dad, I’ve heard so much false info—and I’m happy to report that the truth is way less scary. 

8 Important Ways Sleep Helps Your Child Grow

Geek out with this fascinating look at your child’s brain and body on a good night’s sleep. 

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6 Biggest Family Sleep Questions, Answered

We asked experts to troubleshoot real-life scenarios in which parents and kids are left struggling to get a good night's sleep.

13 Things Nobody Told You About Bed-Sharing With Kids

Sleeping in the same bed as your child may sound like it's all snuggles and bonding time, but here's the real version (from a mom who's been there).

30 Excuses Toddlers Use to Thwart Bedtime

Congratuations on sleep-training your baby! Now, you're on to the real challege: getting your toddler to sleep.