Napping

Never underestimate the power of a good nap. Here you'll learn why your toddler needs naps, what to do if he's fighting it, and more.

Is Your Child Too Old to Nap?

How to know when (or if!) it's time to ditch the daytime snooze.

Naptime Problems & Solutions

If your baby has trouble sleeping during the day, check out these solutions to 11 typical naptime problems.

From Two Naps to One

When your kid suddenly won't go down without a fight, it may be time to switch her daily snooze routine.

Stop Sabotaging Your Kid's Sleep

Are your nights an endless cycle of wakeups? Worried you're doing something wrong? Try these sleep tweaks for babies, toddlers, and preschool-aged kids.

"I Don't Wanna Nap!"

Is your child really ready to give up his daytime snooze? Not yet -- but it may be time to tweak his routine. Even if your child is starting to say no to naps, it doesn't mean she's ready to quit them cold turkey -- kids' napping needs are in flux until around age 5.

How to Help Your Toddler Nap

Even if your child shows signs of giving up precious daily dozes, active toddlers need naps Here's how to keep her happily bagging some extra z's.

Common Toddler Sleep Problems (and How to Solve Them!)

We'll help you figure out the cause of your child's slumber trouble, so you both can get more rest.

The Importance of Self-Talk During Naptime

When your child mumbles and babbles in bed, consider this important learning time.

Here's a Major Reason to Encourage Your Preschooler to Nap

Nap time isn't just a break for parents. A new study finds sleep offers important advantages for preschoolers' development.

This Mom Turns Her Twins' Naptime Into Epic Adventures on Instagram

They've DJ-ed a party, hung out with Snoopy, and traveled into space, all without ever leaving their beds.

This Mom Hilariously Nails the Struggle to Keep a Toddler Awake in the Car

Watch this mom hilariously try pretty much everything to keep her toddler awake during a car ride.

Encouraging Naptime

By 3, many children resist naps. We've got some tips on how to get your little one to cooperate with some "quiet time" every day.

Behavior Q&A: Class Conflict

Twitter Is Obsessed With the Way One Dad Followed Instructions to Put His Baby to Bed

Dads everywhere are coming to his defense, while moms are cracking up.

Twitter Is Obsessed With the Way One Dad Followed Instructions to Put His Baby to Bed

Dads everywhere are coming to his defense, while moms are cracking up.