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    Around 8 months she started to have longer sleeps. Sometimes I'd have to go in and resettle her. Before this, it used to be really hard to resettle her so she'd have a long nap.

    At 10.5 months she has 2 naps a day, normally 1.5 each if we are at home, or if we are out 1x30 minute catnap and one 1.5-3 hour sleep in the afternoon. Now she's a lot better at resettling her self, but sometimes I have to go in and feed/pat her back to sleep.

    She's normally fed or patted to sleep in a dark room on our bed.

    Hope that makes sense and helps.

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    Around 6 months he started going for 2 hours. But it wasn't consistent...even now at 16 months he'll decide to cat nap now and then.

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    Default When did your LO stop catnapping?

    Dd1 at 6mths when she went to 2 day sleeps.

    Dd2 since birth has not catnapped. I found that because she always has day sleeps in the carrier/capsule/pram/bouncer it's easy to resettle her. In the beginning I would move/rock her thru the sleep cycle change and now at 12wks sleeps well.

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    Default When did your LO stop catnapping?

    My dd started having longer sleeps when she started crawling, and later when she walked.

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    Default When did your LO stop catnapping?

    Pretty much when they were down to one nap a day did both of mine sleep for longer than 45 mins

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    At about 7/8 months when they went to two sleeps, I'd usually get one of those an hour+ (and the other 20-40 mins). When they went to one sleep at around 1yo, then it would normally be 1.5-2 hours

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    Quote Originally Posted by lemonpancakes View Post
    My dd started having longer sleeps when she started crawling, and later when she walked.
    Same here !

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    Default When did your LO stop catnapping?

    DD has just stopped catnapping the last few days. She's 6 months and 1 week.

    For me it's been the following things that have stopped the catnapping:

    - a consistent nap time routine
    - she self settles (due to doing the above for a week)
    - I put her down 2 hours after she woke up
    - I feed her before she goes down so I know she's full

    Oh and also I think her age is a contributing factor too.

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    Default When did your LO stop catnapping?

    Ds my first stopped all day sleeps at 28months where as Dd (my second) stopped all day sleeps by 14months


 

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