Advertisement

loader

Talk

Advanced search

How to settle an 8wo at bedtime / naps

(1 Post)
titfertat Mon 21-Sep-09 13:21:16

DD2 is 8 weeks old. During the night she wakes approx every 2-3 hours for a feed, then I put her straight back in her moses basket afterwards (sometimes asleep, sometimes awake) and she settles no problem.

However the start of the night is totally different - I just can't get her to settle. The only way I eventually manage is by waiting until she's fast asleep in my arms then putting her down without waking her up, which isn't easy - and last night didn't work until 1am!

I don't really put her down much in the day as she just cries if I do, so she spends the whole time being held, or out in the sling or pram. That's not such a problem but bedtime's really hard work. Any suggestions?

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now