Category: General Advice

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6 ways to get more sleep this summer and still enjoy the party season

With a bit of planning you can still catch enough zzzzzzz… https://www.nowtolove.co.nz/health/body/how-to-get-more-sleep-this-summer-party-season-39828 It’s that time of the year again: last minute deadlines at work, parties with friends, long celebratory lunches and yet another glass of something fizzy because, come on, it’s nearly the holidays.   From early December until the middle of January, life is...

Newborn Sleep Expectations To Forget Right Now
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Newborn Sleep Expectations To Forget Right Now

Cheryl Fingleson   By the time our babies arrive in the world, most mums are experts on everything that comes before the birth and, in some cases, what happens during it. What happens next, when we have a baby in our arms, is often a bit of a shock. For many of us, it’s not...

How many of these sleep mistakes will you make this week?
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How many of these sleep mistakes will you make this week?

Sleep Coach Cheryl Fingleson wants everyone to get a good night’s rest – so make sure you don’t commit any of these sleep sins 1. Watching TV late at night Most of us watch far too much television in the evening, and streaming apps like Netflix encourage us to keep on watching and skip our...

The 4 stages of sleep your body needs tonight!
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The 4 stages of sleep your body needs tonight!

Sleep Cycles – Let me explain why each one is so important: Imagine you’re taking it easy when you’re tucked up in bed every night? Sleeping soundly without a care in the world? Sorry to shatter your illusions, but your body is probably working harder than at any other time during the day or night. In...

Five ways to get a better sleep this winter
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Five ways to get a better sleep this winter

If you’re finding it harder to get out of bed in winter, you’re not alone. Here’s how you can get a better night’s rest during the cooler months of the year. How to fall asleep in 60 seconds Large parts of Australia woke to their coldest morning of the year over the weekend, and the...

How to sleep snugly and soundly
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How to sleep snugly and soundly

Cheryl the Sleep Coach shares her best advice to getting a good night’s sleep. Last week I visited The Weekend Wakeup to talk about how to sleep snugly and soundly now that winter is approaching. Access the podcast here: Cheryl Fingleson at The Weekend Wakeup 6PR: How to sleep snugly and soundly https://www.6pr.com.au/podcast/how-to-sleep-snugly-and-soundly/

Tips for the sleep deprived mums – Practical Parenting
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Tips for the sleep deprived mums – Practical Parenting

Do you feel exhausted from waking up throughout the night, just to replace your little one’s dummy? Is your child unable to self-settle and needs your assistance and comfort? Do you allow your child to sleep in your bed? This may sound familiar to you, however, being a mother is a good enough reason for...