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Naps

How many naps does your 7 month old take...Mine is taking two naps a day and some people say she should be taking 3 naps a day. Just curious what other mom's are doing.

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MommytoBe987

Asked by MommytoBe987 at 10:58 AM on Feb. 11, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • They are all different. My son took 3 naps a day when he was 7 months old, my daughter only took 2.
    Zakysmommy

    Answer by Zakysmommy at 10:58 AM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • when my daughter was 7months she took 2
    nakita72

    Answer by nakita72 at 11:08 AM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • its not the quantity of naps is the quality of naps.. so if your 7 month old is sleeping approx 15 hours, thats great.. if its 3 naps and one long sleep at night, great, if not, and its long sleep and 2 naps... thats great too.. my son is 7 months, and sleeps 11 hours at night, ( straight thru) and two naps during the day, approx 2 hours each.. sometimes if he doesnt sleep long enough i will have him take a 3rd nap...
    sweetscrappin

    Answer by sweetscrappin at 11:44 AM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • I have two kids and I would say...only 2 naps a day just leaves more tiredness for night time, therfore mommy can sleep all night. When my kids were little I tried to keep them up as much as I could.
    cmlockwood

    Answer by cmlockwood at 11:50 AM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • my son sleeps 12 hours at night and then takes a 3 hour nap from 2-5
    Kelly_Ann

    Answer by Kelly_Ann at 11:51 AM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • My daughter is 7 months old and she only takes a 45 minute nap 1 time a day. Goes to bed between 7 & 8 pm and sleeps until 7 am. Some babies just don't need as much sleep. I try and try but she won't nap.
    b_pacheco

    Answer by b_pacheco at 12:54 PM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • When my son was 7 months he would take 2 usually and sometimes 3 if he got up earlier than usual so I think its fine
    LiLMomma702

    Answer by LiLMomma702 at 2:14 PM on Feb. 11, 2009

  • 2 naps, 1 morning, and 1 afternoon nap. No more, or theyll have a hard time sleeping at night
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:11 PM on Feb. 12, 2009

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