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What's the earliest you've ever put DC's to bed.

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misshoohaa Wed 22-Jan-14 16:50:24

DS 2.6 years has dropped his day nap and is currently struggling to keep his eyes open at 4:50 PM.

He's been bathed (4:15pm), dinner is in the oven but I can see the eyes slowly getting heavier and heavier as he lounges on the sofa.

If I put him to bed at 5:15 is that just asking for a 3am wake up time?

What's the earliest you've put DC's to bed and was it doomed with an early start the next day?

Madallie Wed 22-Jan-14 17:03:09

What time did he go to bed, wake up and nap (when he did nap)? How long was he napping for?

Flowerpup Wed 22-Jan-14 17:15:14

My son was doing this and the earliest I put him to bed was 6. Now he naps every 2/3 days and it's works out fine now. Bed at 6.30 every night and wakes at 6.30. You should try him napping every few days and should help.

17leftfeet Wed 22-Jan-14 17:23:11

I used to have a 6pm bedtime for dd1 and she would sleep through until 7am

Lasted about 9 months and made evenings very peaceful

misshoohaa Wed 22-Jan-14 18:09:32

Managed to keep him up till 5:55, so he should sleep in till at least 6AM.

I miss nap time, pregnant with DC2 and not sure how I will cope not being able to catch up a little during the day!

Oh well, I should be grateful he napped till 2.5, I try to get him to nap on some days but he's just not interested anymore - just sits up in his bed and plays, ill keep trying though, never know your luck!

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