3 must knows for better night sleep | newborn to toddler
Night sleep is the holly grail of sleep, without it we become tall 2 year olds. Unable to regulate our emotions, hungry and don't play well with others.
While most newborns wake to feed at night, once your baby is 6 months + we can start to aim for your baby to sleep through the night if you are ready. For some babies this will be all night with one feed, for others it will be all night with no feeds.
Sometimes we re-settle and teach self settling to aid in better night sleep, and sometimes babies just naturally do this.
But no matter if you are waiting for it to naturally happen, or if you are wanting to teach your baby to self settle, these 3 actionable tips will help you achieve better night sleep, longer periods of sleep and work towards the holly grail of sleeping through the night.
If you have a toddler, we can be sure they are not hungry at night, and sleeping through is a very realistic goal for your toddler, this video will also be helpful for you as a toddler parent.
Watch the video, and leave us a comment or question.
Emma is the owner and founder of Baby Sleep Consultant, she is a certified infant and child sleep consultant, Happiest Baby on the block educator, has a Bachelor of Science, and Diploma in Education. Emma is a mother to 3 children, and loves writing when she isn't working with tired clients and cheering on her team helping thousands of mums just like you.
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