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Rough night? How the ONEder Cover saved my morning.

  This was the scene next to my bed this morning. And I’ll be honest, it wasn’t the first time. Yes, that’s a dog bed.  My son has always had trouble sleeping, but at nearly three years old, I thought we had pretty much cracked the code on sleep. Then he started refusing to nap. Then he started waking up at 3 am and refusing to sleep for hours. And the two together get him caught in a cycle of not enough sleep that is really really hard to break. Last night he woke up at 3 am and had a very, very hard time getting back to sleep. I cuddled with him in his bed for a little bit,...

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Using the ONEder Cover when you cut your kid's hair

THE HAIRMy son was born with a head of dark hair. At about 6 months we noticed the first curl, and from there his head bloomed a full head of curly locks. At first I was afraid to cut it, after hearing so many people say they cut their babies’ hair and it never came back curly. So I started cutting his hair by just taking a little bit off at a time, just to trim off the unruly ends. I feel comfortable cutting off more of my son’s hair now. Like any toddler, he’s impatient about getting his hair brushed. I cut it just long enough that it will curl, but short enough that I can quickly run a...

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