By the time babies reach the age of one, they will often sleep better if they’ve developed an attachment to a lovey. Just about anything, of any size or shape, can be a lovey, but most kids are attracted to something that’s soft and cuddly. Babies love to grab, rub, smell, chew and suck on soft things.
Never underestimate the power of a lovey! A lovey can be so important when it comes to a child’s development. It is something a child can count on. A lovey will be there at night when mom and dad are out for the evening or sleeping in the next room. It’s something a child can cling to when they’re scared, hurt or just not feeling well. Read more from Peapod Sleep here.