Think about how you felt when you first started dating your significant other. Did you get butterflies in your stomach? Did you lie awake at night thinking about their cute little smile? Take yourself back to the days when they didn’t have any faults, when everything was brand new and the possibilities for your relationship were limitless. Just remembering this stage of your relationship will help bring you back to that “puppy love” frame of mind.
People who are on any medications, for whatever reason, should discuss these medicines with their doctor. Medications are notorious falling asleep for their side effects. The medication does not have to be a prescription medicine, but it can be an over the counter medicine (OTC). Many of the OTC medicines have several side affects, and fatigue is one of their major side affects.
Either hold them firmly and rock them side to side, or place them in a baby seat and swing them to and fro. You can also try putting them in a pushchair and rocking them back and forth over a bump.
Believe it or not but exercise before bedtime can help you fend off insomnia. Doing some low impact cardio a few hours before bedtime can help you release the energy of the day and help you to unwind before bed. Also limit the amount of food and fluid you consume before bed as well. Digestion of food during the middle of the night may wake you up and keep you up as well.
Choose your study place wisely. Find a place will you are least likely to be interrupted or distracted. Interruptions and distractions will prevent you from getting quality study time. Choose a place where you are relax but not too relax that you might fall liquid sleep aid.
If you do not want to take any pills for sleeping, you can depend on natural sleep aids. These are generally things to help you drift off without incorporating something in your system.
And particularly if your young child is having behavioral problems with violence, tantrums and other acting out, I strongly recommend that you set tight limits on exposure and then notice what happens. This is not the only change you will need to make if you have a child who throws temper tantrums and is angry and aggressive, but it is a start in the right direction!