Sleeping FAQ: 4-6 months – Lunchtime Nap

Joe is 17 weeks and I can’t make the lunchtime nap work Joe was 9lb 4oz at birth and at 17 weeks weighs 18lb 4oz. He is formula fed. We have been following the routine with success from 4 weeks, but from 8 weeks the lunchtime nap has gone wrong (as you said it might […]

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Sleeping FAQ: 4-6 months – Lunchtime Nap

My 18-week-old son always wakes after 45 minutes into his lunchtime nap My son always wakes after 45 minutes of his lunchtime nap, and is very hard to settle again. The two hours prior to the nap are also difficult, with him screaming for food from 10am. I have tried giving him a lot of […]

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Sleeping FAQ: 4-6 months – Lunchtime Nap

My 4.5 mth son has a short lunchtime sleep and wakes several times at night My baby boy, age four and a half months and weighing fifteen and a half pounds, has never slept well at lunchtime. He settles at noon, but wakes after 45 minutes, when I have to re-settle him using his dummy. […]

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Sleeping FAQ: 4-6 months – Lunchtime Nap

Should I re-swaddle my 4.5-month-old so she sleeps better at lunchtime? My daughter is very active in the night. She rolls everywhere, so we have put her into a sleeping bag. She used to be swaddled. She still sleeps through the night but has begun to wake up at the lunchtime nap. For the last […]

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Sleeping FAQ: 4-6 months – Lunchtime Nap

Rolling over is causing my 18 week old to wake at lunchtime My son of 18 weeks can now roll over onto his tummy and wants to practice at every opportunity. He refuses to sleep on his back (which was, initially, very worrying until I spoke to the Health Visitor) and, if put into his […]

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Sleeping FAQ: 8-12 weeks – Lunchtime Nap

I’m giving my 10-week-old her lunchtime nap later in the day – does it matter? Hi – my 10-week-old daughter, Alice, has been following Gina’s routines since birth and is a very contented baby. Thank you. However, she is waking up 35-45 minutes after I put her down for her lunchtime nap. I know this […]

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Sleeping FAQ: 24+ Months – Lunchtime Nap

My 29 month son does not sleep well by day which affects his night time sleep. I have trouble getting my 29-month-old to settle down for his day nap; sometimes he does a poo after I put him down and treats it like a game because I have to go back and change his nappy. […]

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