Goodnight, Baby. Getting Your Infant to Sleep.
Did you know that newborns sleep about 16 hours a day? It is hard to believe, especially when you are so incredibly tired.
How do you handle the exhaustion?
If you're a first-time parent we've got a pretty good idea what your nights are going to be like, which is why we've got a long list of EverydayFamily articles, blogs, and other tips to help — just for you.
Is your infant having trouble falling asleep? We know how it feels to have an infant who has trouble falling asleep, and we want you to know in those late-night hours that you aren't alone, so we've gathered some great tips and advice from around EverydayFamily, so that you and your little infant might be able to get some much needed rest.
3. Swaddling: The Baby Sleep Secret. With some babies, the key to sleep is swaddling. Read about the benefits of the swaddle, and watch a video to learn how to master the wrap.
6. The “Good Sleep” Registry. Jennifer Bruno compiles a registry full of products that you must try. Mindi Stavish also gives a fabulous list of baby gear, and diapering tips that you must know about in How to Help Your Newborn Sleep Better.
We so want our babies to sleep, but we worry about their sleep safety. Here are some good reads that will help you keep your little one sleeping safe and sound.
How much sleep do you and your infant get?
Please do share your baby sleep tips!