Any tips on how to get LO to sleep all night.

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  1. ktm_x

    ktm_x Ellie's Mummy x

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    From around 4 weeks until when we moved when she was 12 weeks, Ellie slept all night. Since we moved she used to wake once a night for a bottle and go back to sleep.

    Now she has taken to waking up 3-4 times, babbling, sitting up etc.

    I am back at work now and I am finding it very tiring the next day.

    Any tips on how to get her down all night?


    Thanks
     
  2. Mrs G

    Mrs G Lily and Tommy's mummy

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    Hi

    I can't say I have the answer cos Lily doesn't sleep through but these are what I have tried -

    white noise - Lily has the sound of water playing on the ipod, not loud, just so if she wakes it is not silent
    heating - Lily gets really cold so I have the heating come on in her room for an hour in the night (god knows what the bill will be!!:wacko:)
    Not swaddling, but tucking in quite tight.
    Evening routine def helps, she knows after bath and bottle it is sleep time.

    Am sure you've tried it all, I think unfortunately a lot of babies are not good sleepers. I have tried thinking about what we have done during the day and there is not rhyme or reason why some nights are good or bad.

    good luck!

    xx

    PS there is a sticky thread on here for sleepless nights.
     

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