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Experiences at baby sleep school: Part three

Tuesday “Here comes the sun” -George Harrison At seven am I woke up to the sweet sound of silence. She’d slept from nearly four to seven. She kept sleeping. And sleeping. When she woke up at eight, I could hear Rosie chortling in delight in her cot. Not screaming out or crying like she usually… Continue reading Experiences at baby sleep school: Part three

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Experiences at baby sleep school: Prologue – They tried to make me go to rehab…

  ... but I said no no no. If anyone's ever known how Rosie's feeling tonight, it was the late and great Amy Winehouse. These words of protest came right from the depths of her soul. Of course, I draw the line there at any similarity between Amy and Rosie- after all, they were trying to… Continue reading Experiences at baby sleep school: Prologue – They tried to make me go to rehab…

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Five Rules for Sleep School Success

Whether you're headed to Ellen Barron, Tresillian, Karitane or a private sleep centre like the Brisbane Nurture Centre, you're going to want to make the most of your time with the professionals. I've had success at sleep school with all three of my babies, and I think I've pinpointed the five ways that our success was… Continue reading Five Rules for Sleep School Success

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Save your sleep and your sanity: The best $12 an exhausted and desperate mother can spend.

  I recently had the pleasure and privilege of meeting Rowena Bennet, author of the Your Baby series. Rowena is an experienced midwife, a child health nurse, a published author and generally a Baby Sleep Guru. Listening to her speak, and putting her plan in to practise has given fantastic results. My daughter who was previously… Continue reading Save your sleep and your sanity: The best $12 an exhausted and desperate mother can spend.