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    Default Going away for 2 nights & scared!!!!!

    Hi don't know if this is in the right place, but I need advice.

    DD is 8mths and is in a wedding this weekend that we have to travel to so we are staying away for 2 nights and I'm terrified she won't sleep!!

    She never slept up until 7mths when a baby whisper came to help and I'm so happy with her current sleeping I'm reluctant to have her sleep anywhere but home, which I know is stupid!

    She will be sleeping in a portacot and I was wondering about any "tricks" you all use when away to help her settle and sleep?!?!?!

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    id go by your current routine. do everything you normally do for bedtime when you are away so bub doesnt get confused and regress. i dont really have any other advice to give. good luck, hope all goes well

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    Thanks, yes I'm taking pretty much all her bedding etc and will do our same routine.

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    As pp said do your usual night time routine, take her bedding and sleep toys if she has any. Think positive! she will pick up on your stress.
    A friend of mine set up the porta cot at home and had her daughter sleep in it a few times to get her used to it. That might be an idea too.
    Have a lovely time away

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    Oh I should have done that tonight!!!! Maybe I'll do that for her first sleep tomorrow morning, see I knew clever ladies would reply!!! Thank you so much!


 

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