To the rescue (I hope): the latest offering from The Happiest Baby on the Block author, Dr. Harvey Karp -- The Happiest Baby Guide to Great Sleep . The book, which goes on sale tomorrow, promises "simple solutions for kids from birth to five years," and since that pretty much covers my situation, I was eager to read it.
Parents who are already familiar with Dr. Karp's previous books and DVDs will find some familiar advice here, like using the "5 S's" (swaddling, side/stomach, shushing, swinging, sucking) to help calm , but there's more. Here are some of the sleep-well tips in The Happiest Baby Guide to Great Sleep:
Great tips! We've always used a white noise machine with our boys and it helps. Do you use any of the methods described in the article?