This is where I share lessons I learn on a daily basis as a mom and a professional. I hope you can find some inspiration in my words and a connection to your own life.
If you opened this blog ...
I'm guessing you know why lack of sleep has been used as a torture mechanism.
So very much of having a child is wonderful, and lovely, and enchanting.
It can also be
Children are born with specific reflexes.
Place your finger in a newborn's hand, and the infant will gently wrap their fingers right around yours.
Because we have the gift of reflexes to keep us safe.
This comes in
So I got myself some coffee yesterday, from an actual coffee shop.
I remember during my child's first year of life, being really (honestly) proud of myself for only forgetting 3 times to put the coffee
I get asked sometimes, "Erica, if you are talking about child sleep, why isn't your website something like
or 'C'mon Kid, Sleep Already.'"
And sure, I could change the name to something more "sleep" related ...
Normally, I'm shy about the testimonials that parents leave for me.
I never want to come across as "bragging" or "showy" or any of the other words I learned when I was little to avoid.
"I am beyond exhausted and I find it difficult to remain calm."
When I hear this from parents, it breaks my heart.
That "not sleeping at night" really impacts us.
When you can't sleep at night, of course,