Sleep and Attachment: You Can Have Both
Updated: Sep 18, 2018
I never understood the notion that we shouldn’t prioritize sleep for our children. When I worked in a lower school, I witnessed firsthand what happened to a child when her parents did not prioritize sleep–and it wasn’t pretty. The child’s emotional regulation was limited at best, and she regularly had meltdowns and tantrums. From my own personal experience, sleep deprivation led to a tired, sad mom, and a tired, sad baby.
Aside from anecdotal evidence, I recently (read more)...