+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
Results 11 to 20 of 28
  1. #11
    AdornedWithCats's Avatar
    AdornedWithCats is offline Winner 2013 - Spirit of BubHub Award
    Winner 2014 - Best Username

    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    8,285
    Thanks
    7,466
    Thanked
    3,775
    Reviews
    17
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the WeekBusiest Member of the Week - week ended 12/6/15Funniest Caption400 Posts in a week300 posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by DarcyJ View Post
    I don't bother with any of that to be honest. You're not technically getting up earlier, you're just changing the clock. So if you go to bed at your usual time you'll still get the same amount of sleep even if the clock says it's an hour earlier. To me, who is so not a morning person and usually oversleeps, it means I get my day started an hour earlier without having to actually wake up earlier
    This is me

  2. #12
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Posts
    4,892
    Thanks
    10,158
    Thanked
    4,905
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default Early birds and daylight savings ending!

    Well it worked kinda. Slept in until 5am (6am old time). So still not enough sleep, as she only got 9.5 hours, I tried to resettle but she just screamed she was all finished sleeping now 😉so I know it's game over.
    I had to get up for work now anyway.
    As an early bird she's up around 5ish anyway regardless of bedtime so it's ok, could of been worse, like 4am.
    Think she'll be a grumpy handful for DH today.
    Last edited by Little Miss Sunshine; 05-04-2015 at 05:37.

  3. #13
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    my house
    Posts
    18,205
    Thanks
    1,433
    Thanked
    7,830
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    Well my son woke at 5 (so really 6) to do a poo But he's lying quietly in bed and not allowed to get up yet.

    we are going to Easter show today!

  4. #14
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    10,747
    Thanks
    3,336
    Thanked
    6,670
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    DS just woke up - earlier than normal
    But very excited to get up and see if the bunny has been!

  5. #15
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Newcastle
    Posts
    2,322
    Thanks
    980
    Thanked
    959
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    DS woke up at 5.45am. Tried to get him to go back but silly me forgot to change his GroClock so the sun came up on that at 6am instead of 7. Could of kicked myself. Thank god for ABC2.

  6. #16
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    3,479
    Thanks
    858
    Thanked
    1,134
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    DS was up at 4.45am.....he is so grumpy already. DD stayed in bed until 5.30am which is not too bad I guess. Lots of fun doing an Easter egg hunt!

  7. #17
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    on a sandy beach!
    Posts
    6,529
    Thanks
    338
    Thanked
    2,240
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by WiseOldOwl View Post
    DS woke up at 5.45am. Tried to get him to go back but silly me forgot to change his GroClock so the sun came up on that at 6am instead of 7. Could of kicked myself. Thank god for ABC2.
    What age did u use groclock? I want to get dd one!!

    I love brighter mornings tbh I don't feel scared walking to uni and getting kids ready for childcare

  8. #18
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Posts
    5,219
    Thanks
    2,842
    Thanked
    1,467
    Reviews
    8
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    500 Posts in a week
    400 Posts in a week300 posts in a week200 Posts in a week100 Posts in a weekFunniest Caption
    DS2 got up at 6:30 and DS1 had been up for at least an hour before that. We talked to him last night about the clocks changing and if he was first up he had to wait for his brother to pick up any eggs. He sat quietly at the table doing colouring in which I had set up

  9. #19
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    3,479
    Thanks
    858
    Thanked
    1,134
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by DarcyJ View Post
    I don't bother with any of that to be honest. You're not technically getting up earlier, you're just changing the clock. So if you go to bed at your usual time you'll still get the same amount of sleep even if the clock says it's an hour earlier. To me, who is so not a morning person and usually oversleeps, it means I get my day started an hour earlier without having to actually wake up earlier
    For us it's more that by the time we start our various family visits today the kids are exhausted from waking so early and don't enjoy the day....

  10. The Following User Says Thank You to sajimum For This Useful Post:

    Little Miss Sunshine  (05-04-2015)

  11. #20
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    8,395
    Thanks
    5,947
    Thanked
    4,952
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 17/4/15100 Posts in a week
    So DS 6 months wakes up 6am new time, so 7 old time which is awesome!

    DD is still asleep and it's 6:15 new time. I'm letting her sleep in though as she will already need to nap late because of Easter lunch at the in laws


 

Similar Threads

  1. Daylight savings- love or hate!
    By monkey&&me in forum General Chat
    Replies: 33
    Last Post: 15-09-2014, 21:08
  2. How to protect strawberry plants from birds?
    By JR03 in forum House & Gardens
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 29-08-2014, 20:24
  3. Daylight savings has ended....
    By Zombie_eyes in forum General Chat
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 06-04-2014, 22:17

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
Swim AustraliaSwim Australia are the leading learn-to-swim experts, and national swim school authority. With over 600 Registered Swim ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Do people suck...?General Chat
IVF Babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017 #2pregnancy and babies through IVF
Do you think this is rude?Issues with Family Members
Yep I cavedStep-parents / Blended families
Preparing for a NICU babyPregnancy & Birth General Chat
❤Joyous June/July TTC!❤Conception & Fertility General Chat
Come chat, Ladies who are 40+ TTC or ExpectingConception & Fertility General Chat
Advice re 2 year old settling in big bedGeneral Sleeping & Settling Chat
Boob painConception & Fertility General Chat
When get dating scan?First Trimester Chat
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 ›