LIFamilies.com - Long Island, NY


RSS
Articles Business Directory Blog Real Estate Community Forum Shop My Family Contests

Log In Chat Index Search Rules Lingo Create Account

Quick navigation:   

4 month old sleep schedule (sorry, long)?

Posted By Message

computergirl
LIF Adult

Member since 5/05

3118 total posts

Name:

4 month old sleep schedule (sorry, long)?

Mommies of 4 month olds, what is your baby's sleep schedule like?

Over the past few days, DS's sleep schedule has gotten weird. He is sleeping an hour or so later than usual in the morning, and napping has gotten difficult-- he used to go down for a nap so easy every 2-3 hrs with barely any fussing, and then stay asleep for an hour. Now he still seems to get tired every 2-3 hrs, but gets all cranky/crying/screaming like he needs to sleep but can't, and I need to use the pacifier to get him to fall asleep (something I didn't use as much before), and even after all that he now only naps for maybe 30 min at a time.

At his last checkup 2.5 weeks ago the doc said he saw the beginnings of teething. Could that be a factor why he needs the paci so much?? Also, a few days ago DS figured out how to "creep" (is that the right term?) dragging himself around flat on his belly. He spends tons of time, probably a few hours total per day, entertaining himself by doing this on a big throw blanket on the floor. Maybe this big increase in activity is making things weird???

Posted 7/19/06 11:28 AM
 
Long Island Weddings
Long Island's Largest Bridal Resource

JRG71
*****************

Member since 5/05

5025 total posts

Name:

Re: 4 month old sleep schedule (sorry, long)?

I've noticed with DD that every once in a while her sleep pattern changes (more so when she was a newborn to 4 or 5 months old). After that it got more consistant.

Teething could def be a factor. DD wouldn't take pacifier until she started teething.


Posted 7/19/06 1:00 PM
 

AnnBrunoXO
2 Girls For Me!

Member since 5/05

4377 total posts

Name:
MaMMa

Re: 4 month old sleep schedule (sorry, long)?

My daughter is going through the same thing at 5 months - i believe its because of teething.

Message edited 7/19/2006 1:05:20 PM.

Posted 7/19/06 1:03 PM
 
 

Potentially Related Topics:

Topic Posted By Started Replies Forum
Tips on putting a 3 month old to sleep AnnBrunoXO 5/25/06 6 Parenting
What is/was your 4-5 month old eating schedule--with cereal mommy2bella 2/6/06 4 Parenting
2 month old schedule turkeybaby 1/13/06 4 Parenting
your feeding schedule for 6+ month old ? antoinette 1/5/06 5 Parenting
Feeding schedule for 6 month old steph4777 12/6/05 3 Parenting
Feeding schedule for 11 month old Ellie 11/4/05 2 Parenting
 
Quick navigation:   
Currently 267995 users on the LIFamilies.com Chat
New Businesses
1 More Rep
Carleton Hall of East Islip
J&A Building Services
LaraMae Health Coaching
Sonic Wellness
Julbaby Photography LLC
Ideal Uniforms
Teresa Geraghty Photography
Camelot Dream Homes
Long Island Wedding Boutique
MB Febus- Rodan & Fields
Camp Harbor
Market America-Shop.com
ACM Basement Waterproofing
Travel Tom

      Follow LIWeddings on Facebook

      Follow LIFamilies on Twitter
Long Island Bridal Shows