3 1/2 month old on 2 1/2 hour schedule

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Registered: 05-13-2011
3 1/2 month old on 2 1/2 hour schedule
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Mon, 07-18-2011 - 3:06pm

DD is just 3 1/2 month old and seems to settle into a 2 1/2 hour day time routine. I feed her, play with her for 1 1/2 hours (including feeding) and she is down for her one hour nap. Is she napping too much? She would have 5-6 naps a day. Her night sleep would not begin until 9-9:30PM and she gets up around 6-7AM.

Should I try to reduce her naps in the day time? It is hard to watch her yawning and not to let her sleep. Any suggestions?

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Registered: 10-28-2009
Tue, 07-19-2011 - 11:28am
i might move her bed time back 930 is pretty late for an infant. then id probably try to get 3-4 longer naps. she should be sleeping 15-16 hours a day at least and pref 12 over night, and dont be surprised if she switches things up again babies are always changing
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Registered: 07-05-2005
Tue, 07-19-2011 - 11:34am

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