"We have a "target" for the start of bedtime routine (which has been the same since we got home from the hospital), however it has been adjusted as LO has gotten older. And with only 1 nap which can run from 1:30/2:00-3:00/3:30 ... wake…"
"Notorious cat napper here ... 30 minutes - set a clock to their accuracy! 3 other time 2 times a day. Sleeps well at night. I am trying so hard to NOT to obsess about LO getting the "recommended" hours of sleep per day however I am failing…"
"0 - many have said my LO is teething they've said it since 2 months old - now 7 months! Even my ped said last month LO was teething he cud feel the bumps - HA!
Main problem is obsessing about sleep and LO getting the "recommended"…"
"When/if we "play" "pass the baby" to see who has the "magic" touch if the change in "soother" helps, this method was the most helpful at the 2 month vaccinations ... Daddy ended up with the magic touch!
"Maria, try to make sure you are drinking A TON OF WATER too! And as I was taught by this group you do the best you can as sometimes things dont go as you planned however it does NOT mean you failed her!"
"Try our best to keep it "business as usual" i.e. normal house noise. We live in a small 2 bedroom so quiet is hard to do unless it's the middle of the night. Must admit that when naps aren't going so well, I find myself trying to…"
"Same here we try and act "normal" with noise so our LO gets acclimated to "noise" and sleep with noise. We live in a 2 bedroom small ranch. Naps in playpen which is in the living room (TV/us in the kitchen) or in the crib (TV on…"
"Good for you Hollie!!!! I am so lucky that my mom moved down when she heard the news of the baby and my husband is very helpful but he works so I try to balance our daily and nightly routine :0) and I'll have to go back to work after taking…"