+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    1,700
    Thanks
    358
    Thanked
    503
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default 21 month old refuses to sleep?

    Ds is 21 months old and from 14 months on he has basically refused to sleep until he is dead dog tired, he will go from 7 or 8 am - 10pm to midnight,

    I do NOT want to do cc or CIO or anything remotely like it but I am at a loss, He wont settle with my help, he wont settle without it and he is very, very sleep deprived.

    When he has a day sleep and a good night he's like a completely differant bubba

    < - that is me most days in regards to sleep, I have no one I can talk to or seek advice from irl as I have basically been told to shut up and put up cos I wont "take control" and stop him from being the "boss" and CC or CIO on him again lol

    Anyone elses toddler do this? how did you fix it? what worked and what didnt?

    Please don't quote as I will be deleting the actuall question later as not to offend people who may recognise me irl

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    6,879
    Thanks
    5,206
    Thanked
    3,905
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    take him for an afternoon play/walk. I've been told that the afternoon sun contains induces the body to make hormones that help you sleep better. No idea if this is true but it works 2/3 times for our 18mth old.


 

Similar Threads

  1. 8 month old refuses to eat solids-help!
    By MichelleHesh in forum Weaning & Starting solids
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 25-11-2012, 14:29
  2. 5 month old often refuses bottles :(
    By Harliben in forum Bottlefeeding Support
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 22-04-2012, 11:51
  3. Toddler refuses to sleep alone!!
    By babymummaa in forum General Sleeping & Settling Chat
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 31-01-2012, 17:47

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Prams and StrollersLooking to buy a pram or stroller? :: Viewer reviews of prams :: Pram Buyers ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
ok or too young?General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
IVF Babies Due in April/May/June 2018pregnancy and babies through IVF
IVF Babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017 #3pregnancy and babies through IVF
Delightful DecemberConception & Fertility General Chat
Hey!Introductions
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›