+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 15 of 15
  1. #11
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    1,841
    Thanks
    375
    Thanked
    727
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Dd found a toy around 9 months and now at 5 has moved onto a teddy just for bed.
    Ds had a fleecy blanket around 16 months but I got him a smaller blanket with teddy head so i didnt have to cart around a big blanket.
    I waited until they found something they wanted and once they are attached to it buy spares!!!

    As for the teddy head blankets they have been around for years so i dont think its just a cute trend plus they are a good size for little ones.

  2. #12
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Posts
    917
    Thanks
    120
    Thanked
    494
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Thanks @purplePoppy my first bubs so I guess everything is new to me! What about the SIDS risk of having a loose cloth in the bassinet near bubs?

  3. #13
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    13,069
    Thanks
    9,846
    Thanked
    12,957
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 9/1/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 7/11/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 3/10/14100 Posts in a week
    About 2-3 months. By 8-9 months bub could have found another unintended comforter (eg long sleeves on onesie) so the chances of bub taking to the comforter you introduce declines.

    Some tips:
    - use at every sleep regardless of whether it is in the pram, car, rocker
    - only use at sleep time so it maintains it's power as a sleep cue (at least until bub is well and truly into toddlerhood and has sleep down pat)

  4. #14
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    1,841
    Thanks
    375
    Thanked
    727
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by amiracle4me View Post
    Thanks @purplePoppy my first bubs so I guess everything is new to me! What about the SIDS risk of having a loose cloth in the bassinet near bubs?
    Just from my experience I wouldnt have a comforter in with them while they were still small enough to fit in a bassinet as I found my two never wanted anything and would fall asleep on their own, they didnt find any interest in a comforter until they were older and could move around more

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

    MrsSS  (15-10-2015)

  6. #15
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Posts
    602
    Thanks
    237
    Thanked
    276
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    We introduced one at about 8 months or so with our twins. They didn't have dummies and it became a sleep aid. We only allow it in bed and are strict on this so that it keeps a sleep association. They are now 2.5 and still love it. For those worried about sids, i was too. That's why i waited and also i tied the loose part in a tight knot until recently.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Search for lost blue comforter
    By ElishaW in forum General Sleeping & Settling Chat
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-01-2015, 17:33
  2. Comforter
    By rubytuesday24 in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-01-2015, 21:51
  3. Wean out of LTD /comforter?
    By loulou21 in forum Babies (7 - 12 months)
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 24-10-2014, 22:28

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
sales & new stuffsee all
Carmel's Beauty Secrets
7 Day Nail Growth Boosting Method Carmel's Beauty Secrets
The Nail Growth Boosting Method, will help transform your nails in just 7 days. You will also notice a big difference in their strength. It's so easy and only needs to be performed once a month.
Get your Nail Growth Boosting Method at the link below.
featured supporter
Swim Australia
Swim Australia are the leading learn-to-swim experts, and national swim school authority. With over 600 Registered Swim Schools located across the country, through our aquatic education, we aim to build a Safer, Smarter, Stronger nation of swimmers.
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!