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What should my baby sleep in?

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Itsaplayonwords Sun 17-Jul-16 21:53:13

It's a really warm night - 17/18 degrees outside and much warmer inside. DD2 is 4 weeks old but born at 33 weeks so she is in effect like a newborn. She weighs 5lb. She's been going to sleep in a bodysuit and a sleep suit with 1 or 2 blankets. It's not been this hot though. Do you think I should take the bodysuit off and just have her in the sleep suit?

Babytalkobsession Sun 17-Jul-16 22:06:00

I'd go with just sleep suit in your but have a blanket / muslin to cover over later in the night?

I have a 2 week old who's just in a nappy but I've covered him with a large muslin folded in two.

My toddler insisted on wearing long sleeved pjs!!

Itsaplayonwords Sun 17-Jul-16 22:41:47

Thank you. I'll go with the sleep suit.

DD1 went to bed in a short sleeved top and pj bottoms but insisted on taking her top off the second she got into bed so she could have her blanket over her. Toddlers are mental.

dinodiva Mon 18-Jul-16 06:56:50

I find this chart really helpful

Itsaplayonwords Mon 18-Jul-16 08:13:58

Thanks dino, that's really helpful.

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