Being international is incredible! It reminds you how small the world truly is. Europe will experience the start of Daylight Savings on Sunday, March 25th at 1:00am where you will turn the clocks forward by one hour. No matter when you experience daylight savings, if you’re a parent, you know its something to prepare for.… Continue reading Daylight Savings in Europe 2018
Darkness is one of the most common conversations I have with inquiring families and in my workshops. There are a lot of misconceptions around how dark it should to be for sleep. It’s believed that some think too dark during the day will continue the day and night confusion, causing worse sleep. I can… Continue reading How dark is dark?
I love the fall! Cool, crisp mornings, changing colors, a consistent routine with school and work – there’s just something in the air that is different. You tend to slow down a bit and enjoy. Life is peaceful. With this season change and transition into the winter months, we experience Daylight Savings. I’ll be honest,… Continue reading Breeze into Daylight Savings
Recently I was asked about my thoughts regarding reading to a child before bedtime. The concern was that reading would stimulate the mind too much and lead to poor or delayed sleep. The concern came about through an article on the internet. This isn’t that surprising considering all the contradicting information out there; about sleep… Continue reading Bedtime & Books; The perfect ending to a great day
Starting something new can be scary. It’s the unknown. The questions. The, “how the heck will this ever work?” And hiring a sleep consultant, beginning on a new journey to help your child sleep better, is right up there with the best of them. Frightening. Skeptical. Nerve-racking. I get it! I also know that my… Continue reading You want to work with me? Here’s what you can expect…
It’s official – it’s back to the books for all students in/around Omaha! Hopefully you prepared well and it was an easy and restful transition back to the classroom! 🙂 If not, no worries, I’m here to help! My 2 BIGGEST tips: 1. Early and earlier to bed. I find we have this predetermined time… Continue reading A New School Year has Begun, Is your Child Sleeping Well? My 2 BIGGEST Tips!