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Do You Really Need to Eliminate Naps for Kids Over Age 2?

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Recent headlines have indicated that kids over age two shouldn't nap. If you're feeling like that's borderline blasphemous, you're not alone. And experts are clarifying exactly what new research entails. Basically, Australian researchers analyzed 26 previously published studies on napping, all involving children up to age five. Different studies had different focuses: the effect of sleep... Read more

The Princeton Mom Thinks Crying it Out is Best for Baby — Do You Agree?

This is the final of the five part guest blog series by Susan Patton, a.k.a. “The Princeton Mom,” who found fame (and a recent TIME 100 nomination) from her controversial views on marriage in her book, Marry Smart. While you may not always agree with her, you’ll definitely want to hear her (often surprising!) stance on... Read more