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Whats the best way

Whats the best way to get a 2 week old baby to switch from being up all night to being up all day n sleeping at night?

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Mommy2Be1212009

Asked by Mommy2Be1212009 at 5:40 PM on Feb. 2, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Um.....there isn't one?

    Baby will figure it out - but at two weeks.....just relax. The days and nights will get sorted out eventually.
    Wimsey

    Answer by Wimsey at 5:49 PM on Feb. 2, 2009

  • 2 week olds aren't supposed to be up all day.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:53 PM on Feb. 2, 2009

  • an old wives tale i was told was to flip the baby in your lap (very gently) head over feet. haha it didnt work for my son though! baby is just used to the dark from being in your belly so thats when he wakes up. he'll get the hang of it soon!
    disheveled

    Answer by disheveled at 6:36 PM on Feb. 2, 2009

  • Just be patient. But for now just sleep when the baby sleeps even if it is all day.
    coala

    Answer by coala at 6:45 PM on Feb. 2, 2009

  • well really there is nothing you can do about it my son is now 1month... and i try to wake him up as much as i can and keep him up as much as i can... sometimes it works other it doesnt.... and i have a 3yr old... she did get on a scedul til she was 3 months... some moms say im lucky... hahaha
    Dayna-Marie

    Answer by Dayna-Marie at 6:50 PM on Feb. 2, 2009

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