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when did your child stop napping?

My daughter's not even 2 yet, I'm just curious. I've heard some people say their kids napped till 5, others that they gave it up during the 2s. I love the nap! How long can I make it last?

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EmilySusan

Asked by EmilySusan at 10:05 PM on Apr. 6, 2009 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • LOL good luck. DS dropped his when he was almost 3. Occasionally I can get him to fall asleep but it is rare. He doesn't even nap during nap time at school.
    ZaTa

    Answer by ZaTa at 10:08 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • My daughter went to a sitter in her home and took a nap every day until she was 4. Occasionally she went down slower, but did sleep. Of course she was being dropped off early around 6:30a.m. She needed her sleep!
    LovetoTeach247

    Answer by LovetoTeach247 at 10:47 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • My son stopped napping around 18 months... But he does have quiet time still where he lays down and looks at books or watches a movie.
    Christiansmom17

    Answer by Christiansmom17 at 10:48 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • My son is gonna be 4 next month and he still takes a good 2 hour nap everyday. He loves his sleep though.. he tells me "I'm ready for a nap mama".
    MistyAB

    Answer by MistyAB at 11:11 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • my DD stopped napping at about 33 months old. Older than 2 1/2 but not quite 3 yrs either.
    ladysylpher

    Answer by ladysylpher at 11:29 AM on Apr. 8, 2009

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