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    Default Did night weaning improve your LO's sleep?

    I am slowly becoming exhausted with DS and his night waking. He is 12mths old and generally feeds 1-2 times overnight (sometimes waking more often than that) and then getting up for the day at 5am. I usually just go with the flow of what he wants/needs, rock or feed to sleep, etc and hoped to feed during the night until he dropped it himself. However I am starting to get angry and resentful of it, and I am considering night weaning to see if it helps. Has anyone else tried this with success?

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    In my experience when I night weaned (around 8 months) dd started sleeping through.
    It is exhausting isn't it? I followed the sleepeasy solution for weaning night feeds so there was no tears (in our case). It is tough though and we've had bumps along the way. Good luck

    Edit : There are done good tips for night weaning on the troublesome tots website too
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    Sorry no. My lot just kept waking. It took more energy to resettle them it would to feed them.

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    Mine stopped waking when I night weaned

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    Yes, I night weaned at 9 months and it made a huge difference.

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    DS was night weaned at 18 months and it was only then that he slept through the night.

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    Quote Originally Posted by anewme View Post
    Sorry no. My lot just kept waking. It took more energy to resettle them it would to feed them.

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    Yep. This.

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    Night weaning didn't work for us

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    DD weaned herself at 16 months. Her sleeping definitely improved from the 3 hourly wake ups (she was only feeding once at 5), to maybe one wake up overnight and into bed for a cuddle/sleep in at 5.

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    It worked for us. Dad got up to resettle instead of me getting up to feed. He slept through after 3 nights of this.

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