Night Weaning My Toddler: How I Night Weaned in 3 Days

by Dr. Punita Rice Life

Night Weaning My Toddler - Nursies When the Sun Shines

Hi all. This is a post about night weaning my toddler. I’m sharing this personal story in the hopes that it might help another exhausted or otherwise ready-to-night-wean-mama, because when I was preparing to night wean my son, I found it really helpful to read other mamas’ stories and tips. If you’re a mama contemplating night weaning your toddler, I … Read More

5 Things for Your Weekend

by Dr. Punita Rice Miscellaneous

5 Things for Your Weekend

Happy Friday! Here’s a quick link roundup of 5 things for your weekend, including links related to Konmari Regret, the new Enderverse book from Orson Scott Card, the Shit Academics Say twitter account, an intense story on Toni Morrison, and the best music of 2017…

Track Shelving in the Living Room

by Dr. Punita Rice Life

Track shelving in the living room - the first setup

A couple months ago, we installed track shelving in the living room in our home. Here, I’m sharing the inspiration, how I planned the project, and a brief how-to in case you’d like to do the same, if you’d like to see…

Aviator Glasses and Friday Links

by Dr. Punita Rice Life

Photo of Elaine Welteroth in her aviator glasses, edited from original photo by Marcy Swingle aka @gastrochic, for New York Times Fashion, at Michael Kors, New York Fashion Week early this year

Happy Friday! I wanted to share a few things from around the internet I liked this week, if you’d like some things to peruse. I also wanted to chat about aviator glasses. So here’s a short pre-weekend post on prescription aviator glasses and Friday links, if you’re interested…

Do You Scroll Through Social Media Before You Sleep?

by Dr. Punita Rice Culture

What's your bedtime routine? (And do you check social media before you sleep?)

Do you scroll through social media before you sleep? Until recently, I would spend hours working on my laptop after my son was asleep. But that left me feeling agitated, and made it harder for me to fall asleep, so I made a conscious choice to stop working at night. (Now, I don’t keep my laptop in our bedroom anymore, … Read More