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Am I confusing my baby?

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Nicwaye Sat 09-Apr-16 05:14:17

Hi my baby is 10 weeks old and from birth was a noisy sleeper, grunting and straining so my husband and I do split shifts to get some sleep. He keeps her downstairs until 2 ish whilst I go to bed then he brings her upstairs and I take her back downstairs for her next feed around four so he can sleep. I'm just wondering if all this moving her around and not having her in a constant quiet darkened room is confusing her and setting us up for a fall later when we try and put her in her own room ? We have tried having her in our room a couple of times but neither of us got any sleep?

Coconut0il Sat 09-Apr-16 22:04:41

At 10 weeks I would carry on doing whatever gets you the most sleep. DP would often take DS2 downstairs so I could get a few hours of uninterrupted sleep. He was such a noisy sleeper during the second half of the night, grunting and groaning! Luckily he's grown out of that but even now at 7 months if he has a bad night DP will take him down for a bit if he's not at work the next day.

Wolfiefan Sat 09-Apr-16 22:07:22

I totally agree with coconut. You will lose your mind if you don't sleep. 10 weeks is tiny.

GeorgeTheThird Sat 09-Apr-16 22:11:05

Do that you need to do. But I'd keep the lights off downstairs, yes.

Onthedowns Sun 10-Apr-16 16:11:18

Does she have any issues during the day? Only because my son who is 5 weeks has silent reflux and spends all night doing the same thing, he can't lie flat either on his back

Nicwaye Mon 11-Apr-16 09:25:55

Hi she's not as bad during the day.. But the doctor said she might have silent reflux? She seems to be worse between 3am and 7 am?? Have you found any miracle cures??wink

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