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When to transfer DS from lying flat in pram to sitting up position?

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Kalikaroo Tue 21-Jul-09 08:18:00

Hi! smile

DS is 14 weeks old and currently lies flat in the carry cot part of his pram. He's getting quite big and heavy now for the carry cot, but I don't know if he's ready to sit up in the buggy position yet.

The pram converts into a buggy btw. When should I put him in a sitting up position?


Qally Tue 21-Jul-09 08:24:15

I moved DS when he seemed fed up with lying down all the time - wanted to see out - but his buggy bit has a baby insert and a near flat recline. At 14 weeks, you really do need them to have a decent recline for sleep times, IMO. If the buggy can lie nearly flat, you're fine to make the transfer I think.

biggernow Tue 21-Jul-09 08:32:31

my son was about 3months plus when he was able to- and even then he was in recline. hth.

imaynotbeperfectbutimokmummy Tue 21-Jul-09 08:36:21

I think the consensus is when they can sit unaided. I can't remember when we put dd in the chair bit, but it was early because she was HUGE grin

fireandice Tue 21-Jul-09 09:10:20

I put my dd in a semi sitting up position from 4 months. Thats the advice I was given in the shop I bought the pram in. And from 5 months she was in a sitting position... even though she couldn't sit up without support.

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