As new parents, sleep is a valuable and scarce commodity. Sleep deprivation adversely affects the a parent’s basic cognitive functions, leading to detrimental effects. In this Part 1 of the Save Our Sleep (SOS) series, I’ll be dissecting one of the most popular (and misunderstood) sleep training methods: the Ferber Method.
A newborn’s butt is a sensitive area but exactly how much does it cost to keep the area clean? To find out, I tracked our diapers & wipes purchases on a spreadsheet for a year and kept every single box in our garage. We decided on the Pampers Swaddlers/Sensitive lines for their reasonable balance between price and quality.
Hi there, welcome to The Ph.Dad! This is a blog about first time dads and the science behind parenting. My name is Aron and I’m a Ph.D. student studying Computer Vision. In 2015, as a young couple in our mid 20’s, my wife and I began our journey of parenting as we welcomed our daughter, Bunny, into our family.