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How old is "too old" to be rocked to sleep?

I am still rocking my 1 year old to sleep with a sippy cup of milk.

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Asked by AustinPsalm139 at 11:01 PM on Jun. 30, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Shoot, I would like to be rocked to sleep by someone and I am 31 years old. LOL
    Honestly, I would rock that sweet baby as long as she/he will let you. The time goes by too fast and those are the moments that are so special that you can't take for granted.

    Answer by KTMOM at 11:03 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I am with KT, rock on mamma.

    Answer by beyondhopes at 11:03 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I rock my 6 month old every night. Occasionally I rock my almost 2 1/2 year old to sleep, when hes not feeling well. When babies need mommy time they get it. =)

    Answer by LucasMama08 at 11:04 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • honestly hubby still "rocks" me to sleep sometimes when I am having a hard time sleeping!

    Answer by mamakirs at 11:04 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • i agree with kt. as long as they will let you. someday you will wish you could, but they just wont fit on your lap anymore, much less let you.

    Answer by jennifer588 at 11:05 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I enjoy holding my daughter for a few, and then she goes right to bed. She is 2.5. This will not last forever!! So I enjoy it...

    Answer by sta517 at 11:06 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • I think 1 is fine to be rocked to sleep still !!!

    Answer by Truluv4ever at 11:07 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • Every night I would say 1.

    Answer by Mom2princessq at 11:09 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • You are never too old. When it comes to rocking them, I say as long as they will let you!!

    Answer by m-avi at 11:15 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • from day one of birth, I have NEVER rocked my son to sleep and never will. Commence with the bashing, I'm sure it will come but I will never read it.

    Answer by truthteller0722 at 11:25 PM on Jun. 30, 2010

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