4. Craft a “Star Baby” and His Sleeping Bag Pocket

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  30 Days of Dolls: Craft a Star Baby, and his Sleeping Bag Pocket No. 4: Pocket-sized doll, perfect for children who have difficulty sleeping or who like a little token that helps them to feel safe at night.   One year, my fellow teachers and I made little Star Babies like this for all the children in our kindergartens,…

Parent Tip: Help for children who won’t sleep

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Many years ago on my parenting journey, my young daughter went through a stage where she just wouldn’t go to sleep at night.  It didn’t matter how tired she was, if she had or had not rested or slept during the day, or how calming or quiet her evening routine was. I tried everything! Earlier dinners, changing the routine around,…