Category Archives: Bedtime

On crying babies

This is my column for this weekend’s paper: One night when my daughter, Genevieve, was about 6 or 7 months old, my neighbors came to babysit so my husband and I could go out to dinner. We hadn’t had many … Continue reading

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I love you, Dr. Ferber

Howdy, friends. If you can’t stand listening to your child cry (and who can), you might want to stop reading. If you’ve read my blog, you know that we have struggled mightily with Jack’s bedtime. There are a variety of … Continue reading

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Now you’re messing with a …

Howdy, friends. You can guess the rest of those lyrics. I think bedtime is about to get ugly in our house. And by that I mean uglier. Last night I sat on our bed, basically filled with rage and realizing … Continue reading

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