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Amyreneewitton

My 11 month old is not wanting his 2nd sleep during the day ???

Lately I've notices that my 11 month old son does not want his second sleep during the day. ...

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I think I'll give that a go

Findbrendonandebony

Day time sleep

Not to long ago I have put my 21 month old into a bed. Some say I have done this way to early and...

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Sleep school we did , dd still goes to bed sometimes once or twice a week with attitude , she went through a stage like a whole mont...

Mama_2_be

2 Year old refusing to sleep in his own bed

Hi Everyone The last few months we had managed to get our wee boy to sleep in his bed and stay t...

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Hi, oh it's a soft toy pillow and the one I have is like a puppy dog but flattened. However they do have just pillows with the ...

Mamalovexoxoxox

What age did your child drop day sleeps?HELP PLEASE :-/

I feel like my son is too young to be dropping day sleeps hes 2 in July so nearly 22months &...

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Yer close the door in his room, take out all toys and insist he sleeps, I still insist and shes 3 and ahalf , she needs it if she do...

Tamara24-531

Help Please sooooo tired

Hi My son turned one last week and from around 6 months was sleeping from 6pm till 5 am maybe a w...

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What times are day sleeps and how often? Always try to get to sleep by 7pm

~belle~

Toddler bed for 20 month old

I am due to have a baby in 4 months and I have just realised that my 20 month old DS is still usi...

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my boy went into his single bed at 18 1/2 months. he is a big boy. I stayed with him the first 2 nights until he went to sleep. then...

PinaI

19mth old sleep regression with newborn

Hey guys - hope everyone is doing well...I know it's been ages since I've checked in (a...

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Firstly congrats on your new arrival - your kids have the same age gap as mine, fun isn't it? I don't think there's...

Phelia_Herrera

Any former co-sleepers here who was successful with the verbal reassurance or cry it out (CIO) method?

Hi Im not looking for a debate in the controversial to let your child CIO or not so please don&...

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Hi there, We co-slept with our DD until about 6-7 months Not intentially but due to fact she would not sleep at all unless asleep i...

Finduz_Place

11mo old jams fingers down his throat at bedtime only

Hi all. My 11 mo old has found this new trick he only practices at nighttime - jamming his finger...

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Get some of that bitter tasting stuff you paint on nails to stop you biting them? Paint it on his finger tips.Then maybe the taste ...

Newcastle Mum

Any tips or feedback for using music to help with a one year old's night waking?

We rock then pat our one year old to sleep, and it doesn't take long with little to no cryin...

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Marie_k

26 mth hates his bed

Our DS1 has got to the point of hating his bed and only wants our bed. Previously we would let h...

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Yes he has been a problem sleeper since day one. Ok cool we will put the cot in today and we see how it goes.

Zinkles

I really need some help :(

I have been having issues getting DS to sleep for months now. Months! He used to go to bed at 7,...

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Zinkles wrote: Our bedtime routine is dinner at 5/5.30, quiet play, story time at 7 (used to be 6.30), brush teeth, wee, into pjs, c...

J & J's Mum <3

My 2yo is the worst sleeper? Help

Hi there I'm just wondering if any other mums out there with a two-year-old and a younger b...

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Wow that is our story too! Our 26 month old is exactly the same. The past 6 weeks have been shocking and last week we got about 10 ...

Mama-to-one

Introducing the big bed

Hello! I'm looking for a bit of information/advice. My eldest is 20 months and my youngest...

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DD #1 was 23 months old when she started to refuse to sleep in her cot so we moved her to a bed. We set it up and told her she was ...

Anirtak

Sleep getting worse - 18 months

Hi ladies, so DS2 sleep is getting worse. For a while I have been sitting beside the cot until he...

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He usually just sits there and cries but as soon as one of us walk in and sit on the edge of the bed, he lays down and goes back to ...

MissBEAUtiful

Please tell me I'm not the only one

Whose child does this? On & off since we got home from holidays at Christmas, DD has been wa...

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It happens sometimes even with older children. That's ok, it will pass with time

Mari_Helene

Help!! Sleep deprived parents of an 18m old

Hi Everyone, I have an 18m old who has on and off been an ok sleeper. I have read Tizzie Hall&#x...

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[quote post="3548493" name="Frenchkiwichick"][b]Frenchkiwichick wrote[/b]: Hey, sorry to hear you're having...

nightmares

my DD has nightmares and we just leave her to it until she wakes up on her own then we deal with ...

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How old is your ds? My children have night terrors after eating artificial food colours. If they go to a birthday party, eat rubbis...

Imi05

Had a perfect sleeper.....till I put him in a bed :(

As a mum of 4 kiddies you would think I shouldn't have this problem (as I never have with th...

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If placing the cot also in the bedroom doesn't work just bring the cot mattress out and let him choose. He needs to know mummy&...

Lisa+1

tips for 2.5 yr old in staying in "big Boy Bed"

Hi all, My 2.5 yr old son has now been sleeping in his "Big Boy Bed" for about a month...

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We got a Baby Gro clock. You set a time (whatever time you want them up) and when the face turns to a sun it lets them know they can...

Alli-cat

3 years still no answers

DS is 3 and still has sleeping issues. He does not go to sleep well and I think he has troubling ...

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Have you asked him what the matter is? Being 3 years old he should be able to communicate with you and give you an idea of what'...

VaVe82

Afternoon nap help!

Hello everyone! My daughter is nearly 2 and she is a fantastic night sleeper. She used to be a gr...

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Uh-oh sounds like my little miss is getting over the naps then!! Haha, I was hoping to stretch this period until March when I am d...

LoopsyLou78

l'm at my wits end with DD settling to sleep :-(

l cannot do it anymore. No matter what we try, she still continues to play around for around 2 h...

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I haven't read all the responses so I'm sorry if this has already been said. I have a gorgeous but feisty little two year ...

Matthew_Green91

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Do you have a preferred character that you are just dying to impersonate, even for just this occa...

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pink N blue2

13m old nap routine colliding with primary school aged child?? :/

My 13m old has two x 2hr naps a day. Its worked in fine last yr as hed waik in time for my daught...

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Dd2 was 15 months when dd1 started school last year and thankfully she was only having one day sleep, I made sure I put her down by ...

At my wits end!

How old is she?

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3littleBs wrote: Tigerlily. wrote: 'Just the two of us' posted a similar topic a bit ago - https://www.huggies.com.au/foru...

gcafatsakis@yahoo.com

Is it normal?

Hi ladies, The last 4-5 days my DS has not been sleeping during the day, he's only 11 weeks...

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Nay7 wrote: Haha nor had I. I think he would be grumpy if he were hungry, like all males tongue Haha your not wrong there ^^^ Tha...

Ben&Chloës Mama

When did your bub...

Stop having day time naps? DS is 17 months and lately doesnt seem to want naps. I have pushed hi...

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My DD still has her day sleep most days and she is about to be 3! She just likes to have little naps sometimes!! DS however is aroun...

Yay for DS3

That's great he coped so well going to bed without one! FX he just forgets about them.

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awesome work =) I encouraged dd to throw hers in the river and she was more than happy to do it, hasn't asked for it since, but...

Aaron_Lauren

Staying in Bed

My 21 month old has started climbing out of his cot (head first as he sleeps in a sleeping bag). ...

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*~Zimbee~*

Yep....

So DD has decided that lately her bedtime is between 9 and 10pm! We stopped giving her milk bottl...

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Thats a good idea!!! I think that would be really good! Hope that she gets the concept but definitely worth a try! Thanks

Zinkles

Sleep training clocks

Apparently 5am is the new 6am. It's pretty tiring and I would like to break the habit before...

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Rosie Mumma wrote: My kids get up anywhere between 430 and 630am. It changes according to seasons , when its darker they stay in bed...

sarahlia080

Assisted sleeping to rock or not to rock

My 15 month ds is rocked and patted in a rocking chair in his room every time he is put to bed. M...

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I would also recommend Karitane, I had one of their nurses come to my house for the day sleep routine and also stayed in their unit ...

deka

Think my 12.5 mth old is trying to tell me he only needs 1 sleep in the day instead of 2!!!!!!

ADVICE PLS My little man is 12.5mths old and has slowly started to take longer to fall asleep fo...

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Thanks so much for your reply and advice. Have giving him one day nap today even though he woke at 5.15am!! (Asleep now) Getting out...

mummy of 2 prince and 1 princess

my 4 year old n 2 year old won't sleep with out me in between them

my 4 year old Bentley n 2 year old mason wont sleep with out me in between there beds they wake u...

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I agree with other posts, set a date and commit to no more co sleeping. With Christmas around the corner what a great time for bri...

Night terrors- help!

We just went through something similar. Only thing that worked is if I took my son out into the l...

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I used to just hold Ds1 when he had them, repeating 'mummy's here, you're safe now' over and over, even if he di...

Pipcodyandjaide

Duromine.

My doctor has perscribed me Duromine 30mg tablets for weightloss. as BMI is 43.2 I have just been...

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I had them prescribed to me when I was around 20. I wasn't on them very long as I found I had heart palpitations. In the end I ...

Little Egg

Summer sleep sack suggestions?

It's rapidly getting too warm for DS to wear his sleep sack (sleeping bag) that he's be...

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I used Slumbersac. http://slumbersac.co.nz/ She also sells them on TradeME. Great value and they just last and last and wash real...

Sleeping bags

Yep, I'd just move up to the next size, my DS2 is still in a bag at 21 months, he never stay...

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I don't pay much attention to label sizes as they vary so much, my 18 month old has several sleep sacks, some are 18-36 and som...

Earthgoat85

Breastfeeding and changing the bedtime routine for 3 nights a week

Hey, I have just started an evening job which is 5.30 until 11pm I have a 12 mth old who is breas...

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Yeah a bottle of water isn't very filling for a baby. Give him formula or cows milk just before bed