Ollie Swaddle Discount Code!

The Ollie Swaddle is one of our favorites and we’ve teamed up with Ollie to make sure our readers can see for themselves why we love it so much! Click this link for 10% off your next purchase.

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Your Hospital Bag: What to Pack

The last few weeks of a woman’s pregnancy can be a stressful time – but it doesn’t have to be! From our list of what to buy to prepare for baby (insert link) to what to pack for the hospital, we’ve got you covered. When packing your hospital bag, don’t forget these 10 hospital essentials: […]

By |2018-01-04T22:01:53+00:00January 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Your Hospital Bag: What to Pack

Our Top 5 Favorite Products for Newborns

At Sleep Shop, we have tried almost every swaddle / pacifier / bassinet / baby product on the market. After years of research and hundreds of babies, we have come up with a list of our favorite products for a newborn. Keep reading for the 2016’s Best of Baby Products according to our infant sleep consultants. […]

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5 Reasons for Interrupted Naps

There are few things more stressful for a new mom than baby not sleeping. Whether it is nighttime sleep (read more on how to get baby to sleep through the night here) or daytime sleep, if baby is spending sleeptime awake and, even worse, upset, mom is stressed and no one is happy. […]

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Tips for Increasing Milk Supply

Many Sleep Shop moms breastfeed their babies (yes, it is possible to breastfeed and keep baby on a schedule!) and one of the most common questions we get asked is around the topic of breastfeeding: When baby starts sleeping through the night, how do I maintain my milk supply? […]

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Best Baby Apps for New Parents

At Sleep Shop, we love a good app, especially one that makes our lives as new moms and dads easier! Read on for a list of 5 of our favorite apps for babies and new parents. […]

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Preparing for the “Fall Back” time change

Pre-baby days, this was probably your favorite day of the year: rolling the clocks back an hour meant an extra hour of sleep! For new moms, however, this is often not the case – instead of a 6am wakeup time, your baby might be ready to take on the day an hour earlier. Read on for our tips on how to make the Fall Back time change a smooth transition for you and your little one. Start about 5-6 days [...]

By |2017-10-31T02:38:42+00:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Preparing for the “Fall Back” time change

Getting Baby on a Healthy Sleep Schedule Early On

The most common question we get asked by new moms is: When do I start my newborn on a sleep schedule? If baby is healthy and eating well, the answer is right away! Keep reading for 4 tips on how to start a sleep schedule early on.  1. Establish E/W/S early on E/W/S = Eat Wake Sleep. This pattern allows baby to begin to recognize what her day will look like. This consistency is extremely comforting for a new baby [...]

By |2017-10-17T19:06:24+00:00September 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Getting Baby on a Healthy Sleep Schedule Early On

When Physical Milestones Interrupt Naps

Over the years, we have noticed that almost all babies react differently to developmental milestones and for many of these little ones, their sleep is the first thing to be affected. Now, we don’t mean a complete regression. We do mean interrupted naps (baby has to practice crawling somewhere! ;)) and earlier wake times. But for the sleep learned baby and his family, not much changes. After all, you are not going in to check on baby or soothe him [...]

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Naps: How Many Per Day Per Age?

Naps. Never has something been so loved and hated among mothers. After all, a solid nap allows mom some downtime (and maybe the chance to drink a hot cup of coffee!) but a nap spent crying – well, it’s enough to pull your hair out. As we’ve discussed in other posts, there are a number of reasons your child (baby or toddler) may be fighting his naps. However, it is important to note that just because he doesn’t want to [...]

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