Naps: The Basics

This article addresses frequently asked questions about how many naps a baby should take throughout their first year, understanding and identifying “sleep signals,” and finding a schedule that works for your family.

Learning, Play, and Newborns

This article summarizes how newborns learn through interaction and play time.  It reviews signs indicating when baby is active and ready to play, and when she may be overstimulated.  It also suggests toys and ideas that parents can use to help their newborns...

The Period of Purple Crying

This website was designed to explain a period referred to as “P.U.R.P.L.E. crying.” Infants beetween two weeks and 3-4 months of age may experience colic or cry more frequently. This is a normal stage of development, and this website offers ways to soothe...