Results for Sleeping
  • Forum Thread: ITS TOO HOT IS IT BAD TO SWADDLE IF A/C's OFF?

    OK SO IM A NEW DAD TO A 2MONTH OLD THING IS I LIVE IN SACRAMENTO CAL AND IT GETS TO BE 102 DEGREES SHOULD I SWADDLE OR NOT ? CAUSE WHEN I DONT HE WONT FALL TO ASLEEP? ADVICE!!!!!
  • Forum Thread: 9 month old twins still wake up at night

    Any tips for getting my 9 mth old twin boys to sleep thru the night? They currently go to bed at 7 pm...we put them in their jammies, read a story, dim the lights etc before putting them down. We have tried the cry out method which after 3 days does work, but it doesn't stick. They seem to take turns...
  • Forum Thread: Random Night Screaming

    My 9 month old has been waking up in the middle of the night, screaming. A complete meltdown, which I cannot calm by changing his diaper, feeding, or just holding/soothing him. As soon as I calm him and put him in his crib, and he completely freaks out and I have to start all over again. In fact, even...
  • Forum Thread: What time should I put my 4 1/2 month old to sleep?

    I've been trying to figure out what time is best to put my 4 1/2 old to bed. Most of the time, I start his bedtime routine (bath, book, feed) around 7:45-8:00 p.m. and he's usually in bed by 9:00 p.m. at the latest. However, I noticed he usually seems to want to take a nap around 6:00 - 7:00...
  • Forum Reply: Re: When can baby sleep on her tummy?

    Luckily for us our daughter didn't mind sleeping on her back when we laid her down. But as she grew older she would "flip" herself onto her stomach. We worried about it, but their were no bumpers in the crib (when she was in one) and in the bed we could easily keep an eye on her. Soon she...
  • Forum Thread: Sleep patterns

    Hi all, I need to know how to get my 3 month old daughter to nap during the day in her bassinet or crib. She will nap in our arms for 2 hour nap twice a day if we hold her, but when we put her down she wakes up in a few minutes or right away. At night though she falls asleep in our arms around 9pm...
  • Forum Thread: Dad looking for help getting twin b/g sleeping through night

    Hi all, My wife and i are deperatly trying to figure out how to get the twins to sleep through the night. I think we are doing most of the right things, but would love to hear your opinions and ideas... Twins are 6 weeks old. We feed them at the same time..or one right after other..pending who wakes...
  • Forum Reply: Re: My 2 week old is awake a lot during the day and only sleeps 3 or 4 hours at night!

    It is getting better now thankfully. He is eating about anywhere from 4-6 oz at a feeding every 3 hours now. He is sleeping about a 6-8 hour stretch at night now. He will be 2 months old on Saturday. My only concern at this point is his naps during the day, some days he hardly naps and most of the time...
  • Forum Reply: Re: When do baby sleep through the night?

    my grandson is 6 months and still gets up every 4 hours and does'nt take a nap he does the 20 min. in the car or swing or floor then he is up and going again.I have to say I wonder how he can last as long as he can he is not a cry baby or fussy at all.he has never slept thru the night,anyone have...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Not getting any sleep at night--How do you cope?

    My fiance was really good at reminding me that it is just a phase. Repeating this to myself in moments that seem unbearable really helped (and still does!) and helps me enjoy the precious moments even more.
  • Forum Reply: Re: When can baby sleep on her tummy?

    Luckily for us our daughter didn't mind sleeping on her back when we laid her down. But as she grew older she would "flip" herself onto her stomach. We worried about it, but their were no bumpers in the crib (when she was in one) and in the bed we could easily keep an eye on her. Soon she...
  • Forum Thread: Help! 10 week old sleep problems

    My 10 week old daughter has a terrible time going to sleep if she's not swaddled or being held. She's been like this since day 1. I have a few more weeks to hopefully get this sleeping thing down before I return to work. We used to have to sneak her into her crib after she was in a deep sleep...
  • Forum Thread: just wondering

    Hi! My son is 5 weeks and 5 days old. Right now he is fighting taking naps throughout the day, Yesterday he was awake for 8 hours with 3, 15 min. catnaps. Today I forced him to sleep by rocking him and cuddling him tightly. He would close his eyes then open them and scream then close them again and...
  • Forum Reply: Re: 5 month old falls asleep at night but only for a bit

    My son is 5 months old also and does the same thing. I don't have any advice just wanted you to know you're not the only one. I think its just a phase and they will grow out of it. I hope so anyway!
  • Forum Thread: sleep deprived mom of twins

    I need some MAJOR help. I have a set of 9 month old twins, hanna and ethan, and neither of them are sleeping through the night. They are both getting up 2 to 3 times a night. Here is how our night goes, and if you have any suggestions PLEASE help. At 3 we have a nap until 4 or 430. 530 we eat dinner...
  • Forum Thread: HELP! Need advice on how to get baby to sleep

    My baby is 9 mo. old now, and I don't know how to teach her how to fall asleep on her own. She use to be okay with me rocking her to sleep but she just gets frustrated because she's too big to be able to roll around and get into a comfortable position. Any advice would be good advice. Thanks...
  • Forum Thread: 10 Month old not sleeping through the night...

    My 10 month old still does not sleep through the night? Maxwell starts getting tired around 7:30, I give him cereal around 7:15 and put him to bed around 8 or 8:30 with a 6oz bottle. He will sleep usually 5 or 6 hours and wake. I don't feed him until after 5am. I work full time. He then will consume...
  • Forum Thread: Sleeping

    Hi! I am a new mother, My daughter is 1 month old. She is very fussy/figity and doesn't stay asleep for very long most of the time. I put her down to nap and within minutes she is fussing/ready to cry, and my only option is picking her up and rocking her again. Im not sure if there is anything...
  • Forum Thread: on the move

    my daughter was born 10 weeks early and is now 14 weeks old. She is such a good baby and now that we understand each others needs motherhood is so much fun. She sleeps through the night 5 of 7 nights a week. I was thinking about putting her bassinet in her room. Is this too early. Also when I pass by...