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Should I be allowing my 7 week old baby to have daytime naps in a room on her own?

(8 Posts)
AC786 Fri 04-Jan-13 23:38:34

Should I be doing this?

ThedementedPenguin Sat 05-Jan-13 16:05:07

I don't see why not. I take it your close by and can check on her?

Eletheomel Sat 05-Jan-13 16:08:02

As long as you have a baby monitor and check on her regularly, I don't see that this is a problem.

FoxyRevenger Sat 05-Jan-13 16:10:14

I did it with my second because he couldn't sleep with the noise from my first.

VisualiseAHorse Sat 05-Jan-13 22:49:31

Yes, as long as you either have a monitor and/or check on her regularly.

Gooseysgirl Sat 05-Jan-13 22:54:56

I never would have got a thing done otherwise!! I used to race into the shower and bring the monitor with me so if DD woke I'd hear and be able to get to her again in seconds..

Flisspaps Sat 05-Jan-13 23:00:18

SIDS advice is that all sleep (including naps) should be taken in the same room as you until 6m+.

Clargo55 Sat 05-Jan-13 23:00:23

The current SIDS advice says you should not. But your baby your choice.

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