• Babies and Toddlers
    Co-Sleeping
    The Family Bed: Is It for You?
    The Family Bed: Is It for You? The family bed, where everyone sleeps not only in the same room but in the same bed, has worked for generations of babies in other cultures. Although this practice is less common here, some parents find it very pra...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Co-Sleeping
    Sharing a Bed
    You'll find differing opinions on the appropriateness of a child sleeping in his mother's bed. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Co-Sleeping
    Mom Sleeps with Kids
    A father seeks advice on how to put an end to his children sleeping with their mother. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Co-Sleeping
    Attachment Parenting
    Attachment ParentingThe term, attachment parenting, is attributed generally to pediatrician and author (The Baby Book, Nighttime Parenting) William Sears. Although there is no clinical definition of attachment parenting, this parenting orientatio...
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  • Babies and Toddlers
    Co-Sleeping
    Daughter Won't Sleep Without Dad
    What can be done once a father has created an inappropriate bedtime ritual? ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Sleep Disturbances
    Four-Year-Old Won't Sleep in His Bed
    Transitioning from the family bed to sleeping in your own bed in another room can be and usually is a major adjustment for a youngster. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Co-Sleeping
    Getting a Child to Sleep in Her Own Bed
    Our expert provides advice on helping a child make the transition from her parents' bed to her own. ...