I cannot say enough good things about Liz and the Moms on Call method! My only regret is not following the method and meeting with Liz earlier than I did (I waited until my son, William, was 8 weeks old). Up to that point I had struggled to get my son on a day time schedule, could not get him to nap without utilizing a number of sleep props and had not had the courage to even attempt to transition him to his crib. As a first time mom, I understandably had more questions than answers, and with the overwhelming number of methods, blogs and advice "floating around," I had become quite paralyzed. For a type A person, that did not bode well for me or baby (or husband for that matter). Working alongside Liz has given me a new sense of confidence; she has been such a wonderful resource and a much needed source of encouragement. She met me right where I was on my parenthood journey and she did so in a calming, non-judgmental way. Since her in-home consultation, my son has slept in his crib every night (or in his pack and play if traveling) and almost immediately began sleeping 10-11 hour stretches overnight. William, now 14.5 weeks, has really thrived on the MOC schedule and it has made for a happier mom, dad and baby. We highly recommend reading the book, following the schedule and seeking Liz's help in the application! As a nurse and mama herself, she has a wealth of knowledge and is eager to share it with other moms and moms-to-be.
My husband and I cannot sing Liz's praises enough! We continuously tell each other that reaching out to Liz for help was one of the best decisions we have ever made! Our daughter, Emmy, went from waking up 2-3 times a night to sleeping all the way through within three days. I still can't believe it! Liz has been incredibly responsive, compassionate, knowledgeable, and firm when she needs to be. The restorative sleep, break in digestion, and predictability of the Moms on Call schedule has made Emmy a happier baby, and it has made my husband and I better parents! Liz has gracefully and confidently answered all of my crazy and incessant first-time-mom questions. We are so thankful for Liz, and will reach back out to her immediately whenever baby #2 comes along!
What a Blessing Liz, and Moms on Call, has been to our family! We were fortunate to reach out to Liz before the arrival of our son (our first child), and were able to have a plan in place for coming home with our new addition. The peace of mind that the Moms on Call program provided in those early days was priceless. Our son has since followed the Moms on Call schedule, and it truly works. The consistency and recommendations of the schedule help take the guess work out of what is inevitably a confusing time - becoming first time parents! While the tools and information provided by Moms on Call is incredible, we couldn't have done any of it without Liz. Liz's patience, guidance, and love during the past 10 weeks have allowed our whole family (including our beloved dog, Lucy!), to transition into this new world of parenthood as gracefully as possible. Liz's willingness to answer our thousand questions and provide continued encouragement has made the last few months less of an overwhelming time, but rather a joyful one. We 100% attribute our success to Liz and this wonderful program.
I cannot recommend the Moms on Call method enough! My go to response when people ask for the one item they can't live without after a baby is Liz. Around 5 weeks and a max of 2.5 hour stretches of sleep since birth, I reached out to Liz for her help and guidance back to sanity. Using the Moms on Call method and her reassurance we were getting 7 hour stretches within 2 weeks, and were at 12 hours by the time I was back at work. Hayes became a totally new child with her help (& sleep!). The best decision I've ever made for my son was to give Moms on Call a chance. Liz was so incredibly patient with me for the first few months when I questioned everything I did and our home is so much more peaceful because of her. I know whenever we decide to have baby number 2, Liz will be a part of our team from the beginning. You will not regret having her in your corner (& your baby will love you for it too!).
We found so much value in your services this year. As a first time mom (of twins nonetheless), I am the kind to constantly question if what I’m doing is correct, could I be doing this better....different. I also wanted to make sure I was providing the absolute best care for my babies. The simple fact I had you to ask questions or affirm that what I was doing was “right” was worth every penny and then some. I think I have somewhat of a unique perspective with twins because not many of my friends have walked this specific path and what they did for their singleton would not work for the 2 for 1 package we are blessed with. You helped me find twin specific best practices and simplify our routine.
Health and happiness are paramount for our family and the tips and tricks you provided while giving me confidence to follow through with the moms on call techniques got my babies sleeping through night at 7 weeks old. I really think this quality sleep has helped them continue to thrive and grow! I’ve heard it takes a village to raise children and you being part of our village for even a short while helped me gain my mom stride.
Liz is a delight to work with. She is very professional, timely, and hard working, but most of all she takes a genuine interest in the success of your family’s sleep routines. With her help we were able to have a positive relationship with sleep, both naps and nighttime, from a very early age with our little one. It felt structured but also unique to his specific needs. She will follow up to make sure things are working or to make the necessary tweaks. I was able to ask her additional questions weeks later as situations would arise. From the #1 sound machine, (both affordable AND effective), to the amount of sleep we needed to be giving our little one, Liz knows her stuff! And being a nurse doesn’t hurt; I always felt confident in her advice
Matt & Amy M.
We have used Moms on Call as a guide and reference since our son was born in June 2019. It was helpful by giving us peace of mind and direction with general knowledge, schedules, etc. We ended up hitting a wall with the sleep schedule and felt like nothing was working as we were getting up several times a night and utterly exhausted all the time. That’s where Liz came in and saved us! She came to our house and walked us through everything. It was incredibly helpful to have her there in person and be able to pick her brain, but also to be there as a resource moving forward via email. We email her at various times when we have a question or want advice and she’s always very quick to respond and great at explaining.
I wish that I had reached out to Liz from the very beginning instead of trying to follow Moms on Call without her help! Once we spoke when my son was 6 weeks old, it took the "three days" to have a complete turn around for our sleep with a few very practical changes she suggested. Liz is a great listener, very responsive, and most of all, an expert that can serve as an expert for sleep-deprived moms :). I would, and have, recommended her to all the new moms I know.
Liz, don’t change a thing! You are incredible. Accessible, knowledgeable, encouraging, thorough. . . The list goes on and on. You literally changed our lives. Friends and family are continually shocked when they come over and find our babies sleeping so well through naps and bedtime. Not only this, but you also caught our son’s reflux, which led to our learning about both of our twins’ intolerance to dairy. I can’t overstate what a blessing that was. I will recommend you until the day I die! THANK YOU!
Zoe and Luke H.
Moms On Call was a lifesaver for us. My husband and I were exhausted and overwhelmed with caring for a newborn. We were so lost as new parents. There was so much advice out there it was hard to know what to try. As a fellow nurse I appreciated that MOC was written by pediatric nurses with decades of nursing and mom experience. The book was simple and easy to follow. We credit Moms On Call with restoring the balance and sanity in our home. We thank you so much for the consultation services you provided. You gave us the confidence to implement the strategies we’d read in the book and gave us tailored advice for our family. We can’t thank you enough. We recommend MOC to all of our new parent friends!