Kids of “lawnmower parents” may not be great sleepers

Do you have some lawnmower parenting tendencies? You’ve heard of  helicopter parenting, but there’s a new phrase making the rounds now: lawnmower parenting. Lawnmower parenting refers to a parenting style that strives to “mow down” all obstacles, challenges or difficulties in a child’s path. Of course, no one really wants to be a lawnmower parent, … Continue reading Kids of “lawnmower parents” may not be great sleepers

How to set up your school-age child’s bedroom so that it promotes great sleep

Would you like to set up your child’s bedroom to encourage great sleep? (Well, of course you would!) To do this, you'll want to remove some things and add others. Let’s start by talking about what to remove from your child’s bedroom  Electronics Ideally, children’s bedrooms should have no electronics at all. To quote from the American … Continue reading How to set up your school-age child’s bedroom so that it promotes great sleep