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Justusthree

2 year old sleeping habit

Hi lovely ladies I know there have been similar topics, but just wanting some advice as to wheth...

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Thanks for your reply. I'm going to try with not letting her have too much of a long day sleep. Fingers crossed it works! I&#x...

Mumx2+nomore

Tall babies

Hi All, My DS has just turned 1 and he doesn't have long until he will have grown out of hi...

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How tall is he? Both my kids banged around in the cot alot, but DS1 didn't go to a bed until he was 2 and he started trying to ...

Grobag and Sleep Sack users.

Hi I put my dd in singlet PJ's and then into her sleeping bag. No sheets or blankets on to a...

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Axiom wrote: Wooden Spoon wrote: Can I just ask where do you get yours from? Anywhere in particular over the internet that I could ...

Marie_k

5AM Waking!!!

Hi All Please tell me you other mums and dads have or are going through the same thing as us... ...

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Baby Got Bounce wrote: Go to bed earlier in the evening so your not tired by early awakenings. Been doing it for yeeeeeeears. +1, I...

Daniam

Single or King Single bed??

My DS on his second birthday climbed out of his cot. We have taken the sides off (we have a Boori...

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Thank you for your thoughts. DS room is massive so thankfully space won't be an issue. I guess if we find something we like and...

Levi's_mummy

Should i just let my 14 month old cry it out?

DS is just about 14 months and he is still waking up through the night, he hasnt slept through si...

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Its very hard to do it and only you can judge whether crying it out is what you can do but from my experience, do it! When DD1 was 1...

Lewis's mummy

Bed time :)

Hi everyone i have a 15 month old son who goes to bed at 6pm. Nearly every person who i have tol...

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My 3 1/2yr old ds tbh goes to bed at different times. If he naps during the day which is rare then he can be awake up to 9pm onward...

knockonwood

How long does your 2 1/2y.o. sleep during the day?

Just curious, how long does your 2 1/2 year old sleep during the day?

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3 hours . Usually from 1-4pm then bed at 8pm. If he sleep only 2 hours then bed 7pm. I love nap time!

Red Tea

Difficulties with self settling

Hi mums, What do you think it is and what do you think i should do?? I have been soooo stressed...

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My ds cut his day sleep out quite early on. He is now 3 1/2yrs years. Mind you he is and always has been grumpy and tired all day ...

maccax3

DD fights bed time

Hi we have a 2 year old (she will be 3 in May) and she fights her night sleep every single night....

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Hi Ruby Gloom Thanks for the idea of diet, we had gone through that. Our household is free of chocolates, biscuits, lollies as my h...

doublewammy

3 yo waking at night

JUst when we've got DS2 sleeping through the night 12 hours DS1 has decided it would be good...

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knockonwood wrote: We went through this few years ago with dd1. I found that I neede to give her some outside time every day, the da...

Petal23

HELP!! 20 month old making herself vomit at bedtime.

Help!!!! Please i cant take it anymore. My daughter who is 20 months old has been a wonderful sl...

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Thank you orangelily for your advice. , I already do bedtime books, if she had her way i would read to her forever. When the vomiti...

jazool

nightmares?

does anyone know or remember much about sleep cycles? DD2 has been waking up lately crying and sc...

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Thanks Unique. It's so hard to tell what's going on sometimes

Amie_Zheng

Closed bedroom door v open when moving toddler to a bed

Hi i could really use some advice. My 18 month year old decided to climb out of cot last week so ...

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I have always shut my son's door as his room is close to the lounge and kitchen so I didn't want our noise disturbing him....

TallulahBelle

Please help- day sleeps

Argh!!!! Here's my dilemma Dd is 2.5yrs and ds is 9 months. Dd is fighting day naps which ...

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Ahhh, it could have been me writing this post! My DS1 has been fighting his naps the last few days too (he's 3 though) and see...

Chloe_M_05

my 4yr old girl wont sleep

hello i was wondering if someone could help me as my 4yr old girl wont go to bed enymore without ...

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the bigest problem being she wont sleep unless she is in our bed and even then it tskes houres ive tried stickers stories and music

mel8810

Tired mum needs help!

Hi i currently have a 2 1/2 year old son, and one on the way. Me and my sons father are not toget...

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Also we have started a reward chart, so it helps that he gets a sticker for doing his routine at night, its like motivation for him ...

TallulahBelle

What do you do??

Does your toddler wake from their afternoon nap in a screaming rage? What do you do? I went in ...

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You girls are such great mums honestly this afternoon I was just tired of being screamed at- shes so angry lately I think you girl...

What time does your 4 year go to bed?

DD1 goes to bed at 8pm and had done for a couple of years now. She sleeps until I wake her up at ...

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A&E wrote: Well she was awake at 5:40am this morning I could here her reading in bed. If she is happy reading in bed I don'...

meerkat

how many day sleeps??

just wondering how many naps and what time does your little one have?? dd2 is almost 16mths and ...

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thanks ladies, i was wondering whether she was being cheeky or it was around the time she should be having at least one sleep. hope...

loren82

22 month old will not go to sleep without us lying next to her

Our daughter will not go to sleep without either my husband or I lying next to her and sneaking o...

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Alli-cat

Night terrors

What is you experience with dealing with night terrors? When do they become a problem? My DS is...

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Yep I've posted a few times about night terrors. My DD1 gets them she is 4. I've found that the major triggers for her...

Squidlet

Sleep anxiety

DD won't sleep by herself. Forget self settling. We've tried it all. edging away little...

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squidlet - sorry if I wasn't very clear before cold turkey I didn't mean cry it out as my dd would probably also get upse...

Ben&Chloës Mama

should i even get my hopes up?

so a couple of weeks ago DS started having naps during the day that lasted anywhere between 1 hou...

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benjamins_mummy wrote: ginnolly wrote: Enjoy it while it lasts..... I would. Think positive thoughts!!! defently am enjoying it. fo...

*OurDarling*

Help with DD's waking time

Up until this week DD has always woken up between 7.30-8. This week she has all of a sudden start...

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Hungry? My girl is 16mths and she wakes between 6-7am. She's desperate for breakie when we get her up. She eats, plays for a bi...

My daughter won't sleep

Sorry probaly not much help. Try to stick to your rountine. Everytime she get out just take her b...

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knockonwood

Ideas to get 26m.o. to sleep in longer ???

I'm sure this topic has been done many many times before, but I'm over the lack of sleep. Until ...

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Knock on wood I don't know if your still having this problem but i sure am. DD2 is 26 months and wakes between 4.30 and 5.30 and nev...

Juliemurray

knowing when to get up

HI all, just wanted to share an app I found that has helped me a lot. I have a 3 1/2 year old tha...

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My son already had an ipad and has since the age of 2. Its an absolutely fantastic educational tool and the education and stimulati...

Hayleebear

almost 2 year old sleeping

Just wondering how many hours in a 24 hour period does your 2 year old child sleep for? What time...

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My son is nearly 22 months and he sleeps 12 hours at night and between 1.5 - 3.5 hours for his day nap.

Mama_JX?

How do you get 2 toddlers to sleep ?

Hi, My two toddlers (nearly 1yo and nearly 2yo) share a room. Up to now, I didn't have any trou...

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Thanks ladies, I tried putting the youngest to bed first (as he falls asleep quicker), but DS1 wakes him when I put him to bed......

Amanda_Jane_84

sleep problem

Hi we have been having trouble getting my 2 year old son to go to bed and to go to sleep! Especia...

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No need to start another post. Found my problem here. DS used to have a single bottle before bed and now, made worse since new bub ...

LoopsyLou78

Amber Teething Necklace - it really works!!!

For the last 4 - 5 nights, my DD has woken up every few hours. Normally, she sleeps through. ...

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We put one on our daughter when she started showing signs of teething at about 4.5 months. She didn't cut her first tooth until just...

hard

if you wanted to keep her in her bed and not in the lounge room have you tried laying on her bed ...

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My son recently decided to drop his naps. He went from having a daily 3 hour nap to nothing overnight arggghhh! The only way I can...

T&J

Toddler getting out of bed!! HELP!!!

Hi I'm desperate for help! My 22mo DD is in her single bed but I'm having trouble keeping her the...

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we stay with dd until she's almost asleep, but if she gets up, its 'bedtime sweetie' and I put her back down.she doesn't have to sle...

Cuddles for Mum

Teaching self settling...

I have fed, wrapped and then rocked my nearly 10month old to sleep for about 2 months now, we kin...

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its hard when they won't let you rock them but if she's happy I wouldn't have a problem with just leaving her. I dozed for an extra...

Robbie P

Signs of dropping daytime nap?

Hi All, During the Christmas holidays, my daughter (2 ½ years) seemed to be in a good sleeping r...

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they do keep you on your toes!! when you think you've got them sorted out, they throw you another curve ball!! my dd is 3 in march. ...

TallulahBelle

I did it!!!

I did it, I did it!!!! Ah it's been weeks since I've been able to get both babies to sleep at TH...

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3littlemen wrote: TallulahBelle wrote: Thanks girls, loving it and little man just woke up but I'm all relaxed so it's fine smile 3...

mum2h&d

Question for those with tummy sleepers...

My 14 month old DD is a tummy sleeper and has been since she could roll. Just wondering when ever...

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Thanks everyone for the replies. Think I will leave it as you all said until she is ready for a single bed. My DS was in one by 18 m...

MissBEAUtiful

OMG! This child is doing my head in! *updated*

Anyone want another child? DD is driving me crazy! Up until Christmas Eve, she was sleeping in ...

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It seems common. My DD was similar. I eventually gave up and just let her cry it out. My hubby works away and I was exhausted from t...

Amy00

3.5 year old sleep issues---Desperate :-(

Just wanted to some advice on what may be wrong with my 3.5yr old DD.. I would say probably the l...

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Hi, my DD (3½ now) also had issues with sleeping... More often than not she would end up in our bed. I tried several sleep medicin...