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Re: Support for dropping the nap part 12
« Reply #270 on: June 01, 2018, 07:46:25 am »
I don't think you could necessarily have done things differently.  The birthday developmental phase here lasts more than a few days, a few weeks each time I'd say.
You might not be able to get more than 11hr sleep in 24 during the nap drop.
Is he tired for his nap or does he refuse?


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Re: Support for dropping the nap part 12
« Reply #271 on: June 03, 2018, 04:15:20 am »
He has always been the kid that never says he wants to sleep. Hes very energetic and Never wants to stop playing even if you can see hes tired. He usually welcomes a nap between 6.5-7A. 6A when there are shorter nights.
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Re: Support for dropping the nap part 12
« Reply #272 on: March 07, 2019, 20:29:17 pm »
Hi Everyone.

So ive been a fan of the BW and all things been E.A.S.Y. 😉

My toddler has been on the E.A.S.Y routine since she was a baby and to date she has been text book. She currtently naps between 12-2pmon average for two hours each day with a bedtime at 8pm and wakes usually about 7am.

My wuestion is, when should i look at dropping the nap altogether or what are the signs to look out for? She is currently 18 months old and everyone around me keeps telling ke that she should be cutters ng down at this stage?

When is the right time?


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Re: Support for dropping the nap part 12
« Reply #273 on: March 08, 2019, 00:58:15 am »
My eldest was still on 2 naps at 20 months and didn't give up his nap until 4.5yo. My youngest started cutting back on his at 2.5 because the oldest stopped.

Honestly start cutting back when night sleep is being cut back. But IMHO 18mo is young to cut back and if she's happy and healthy follow her lead and ignore people around you... She's got decades to be sleep deprived in her teens and later life let her have as much as she wants now!!
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Re: Support for dropping the nap part 12
« Reply #274 on: March 12, 2019, 09:16:38 am »
you might find this FAQ a helpful read:
https://babywhispererforums.com/index.php?topic=244514.0

there is a big range of ages of when LOs drop their nap IME

I agree if all seems fine, then no need to change anything :)  let her nap if it is working for you all!
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