+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 24
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    8,157
    Thanks
    752
    Thanked
    765
    Reviews
    5
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts

    Default Upsize to King Size Bed

    Am I crazy?
    I'm considering getting a King Sized bed because Ds1&2 (18m/4yrs) end up in our beds most nights. It's doable when one is in our current Queen bed, but very squishy with both.
    It's my only solution ( currently Dh gets kicked out into Ds1's single bed).

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Posts
    1,054
    Thanks
    458
    Thanked
    433
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Thats why my sister got a king sized bed, I'm hoping to get one soon, mostly because I want to be a bed hog but will also be useful for the kids

    Sent from my GT-I9505 using The Bub Hub mobile app

  3. #3
    babycake's Avatar
    babycake is offline Bubhub Award Winner - 2011- Funniest Thread Award
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Posts
    565
    Thanks
    721
    Thanked
    329
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    A king bed is the best purchase i have EVER made. Do it.

    Sent from my GT-S6500 using The Bub Hub mobile app

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Posts
    1,292
    Thanks
    409
    Thanked
    752
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Do it! We've had one since we got married, having kids in the bed would make it a no brainier for me.

    The only drawback is that you start having to book expensive hotel rooms cos you can't go on holidays and have a smaller bed than you have at home - that's not a holiday!

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to Jellyfishie For This Useful Post:

    Dreamscapezd  (01-08-2013)

  6. #5
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Posts
    5,687
    Thanks
    1,089
    Thanked
    4,057
    Reviews
    3
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Do it. I have mine to myself for part of the night (and the occasional full night) and it's bliss being lost in blankets upon an endless mattress.

    I want to go to bed now!!

  7. #6
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    256
    Thanks
    191
    Thanked
    90
    Reviews
    0
    Best decision we ever made was getting a king bed - do it!

    TTC as of August 2013

  8. #7
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    2,880
    Thanks
    351
    Thanked
    1,435
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Jellyfishie View Post
    Do it! We've had one since we got married, having kids in the bed would make it a no brainier for me.

    The only drawback is that you start having to book expensive hotel rooms cos you can't go on holidays and have a smaller bed than you have at home - that's not a holiday!
    Lol this is my problem, I love our king bed but it makes going anywhere that we have to go down a bed size very hard. We just had to do 10 nights in a double bed and I just about cried with happiness when I got back to my bed.

  9. #8
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Posts
    2,174
    Thanks
    284
    Thanked
    576
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    King size rocks!!! Best decision ever. I love the space. My son sometimes would end up in our bed and it was sooo squishy cause he woukd sleep horizontally! !! Now he creeps into our bed whilst we are asleep and plenty of room. We don't even notice he's there! !

    If u have kids creeping into your bed in tge

    Sent from my GT-N7105T using The Bub Hub mobile app

  10. #9
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    London
    Posts
    317
    Thanks
    111
    Thanked
    117
    Reviews
    0
    Getting a king size bed was the best decision we ever made! Love it!!

  11. #10
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Brisbane, Queensland.
    Posts
    2,001
    Thanks
    260
    Thanked
    529
    Reviews
    4
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Upgraded our bed when dd was born cos it was too hard/firm and considered buying a king then.

    Wish I had/could of gone thru with it because I love our bed but would be much more comfortable when dd sleeps with us.

    But at the time I was worried it wouldn't fit nicely with bedsides in our room. I already sleep on the side to the ensuite and if we had of got the king I would be practically in the toilet!.

    I also have the problem when booking hotel rooms because our mattress is super plush and dh convinced me to get the pillow top. So I really struggle when we go away on holidays because the mattresses never feel as good as ours. So you might find you have that issue anyway if you are also looking at a softer mattress.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Kids sheets for a king single
    By Cue in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 11-07-2013, 16:07
  2. Fan-Fu*king-Tastic.
    By London in forum General Chat
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 26-11-2012, 19:06

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
christmas gift guidesee all Red Stocking
Pebblebee
Parents spend hours looking for things they need NOW. The keys, the remote, darling daughter's treasured teddy. Stop wasting precious time looking & start finding with Bub Hub reviewed Pebblebee Smart Tag. Simply attach a Pebblebee and find it fast.
sales & new stuffsee all
True Fairies
True Fairies is the first interactive website where children can engage and speak with a real fairy through the unique webcam fairy portal. Each session is tailored to the child, and is filled with enchantment and magic.
Visit website to find out more!
featured supporter
Maternity Clothes
Looking to buy maternity clothes? :: Check the bubhub directory of local & online maternity clothes shops :: Find preloved maternity wear
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!