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How can we make the transition from family bed to his own bed after 15 months?

My 15 month old is still in the family bed,we have bought him a toddler bed and are ready for him to sleep in his own room, and he still wakes up about every 3 hours. ANy advice?

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Asked by nikkiw130 at 12:09 PM on Jan. 13, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • My daughter napped in her own bed, so I think that the transition was easier. We waited until she was no longer waking to eat during the night. For the next week, we put her in her bed after she fell asleep to get her used to always waking up in her own bed. Then we put her to bed in her own bed; she whined, but didn't howl.

    Answer by rkoloms at 1:17 PM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • My son still wakes every three or four hours at night. I am so ready to have the bed time as mine and my husbands! We have no time together at all!

    Answer by nikkiw130 at 10:06 AM on Jan. 20, 2010

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