Managing Bedtime Curtain Calls

Managing Bedtime Curtain Calls

There’s nothing charming about bedtime curtain calls. Not for parents. Not for caregivers. When bedtime curtain calls begin, they’re not an opportunity for a parent to applaud a child for a job well done, or for some spontaneous expression of that child’s unique...
Streamline your bedtime routine

Streamline your bedtime routine

Could you bedtime routine be streamlined? Take a moment and ask yourself this question: Is my bedtime routine too long? I know, you’re thinking I’ve got to be kidding with this one. Bedtime routine too long? Really? Looking at the posts on Scary Mommy like this...
Simplify Family Life

Simplify Family Life

Want to simplify your family life in 2016? Add or enrich a routine. This post revisits Sleepytime Club’s post from September, 2015. Last week’s post had an easy way to acquire new habits in 2016. Does your family have consistent routines in place? WHen it...
Bedtime Books About the Night

Bedtime Books About the Night

What is cooler than the night? Particularly for a kid. Which makes bedtime books about the night something to really delight in at tuck-in time. When I was in my twenties and could go to bed at 4 a.m. and sleep until noon, an older friend advised me that this was a...