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what time do you put your kids to bed?

i was shopping tonight at 9 to 10 pm and i saw a lot of kids out with mom or dad. my kids were in bed by 730 (3 month) and 8 ( 3yr) i was suprised!

 
rileymommy

Asked by rileymommy at 10:55 PM on Jul. 2, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • The baby goes to bed every night, without fail at 8:00.

    The older ones go to bed around 9 in the summer. 8 or 8:30 during school....
    CaseyErin

    Answer by CaseyErin at 10:58 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • They go to bed between 8 and 8:30. But there have been days where things were crazy and we had to make late night trips and had LO's with us. I always felt like people were thinking we were terrible parents! lol.
    renea20

    Answer by renea20 at 10:56 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • they go to bed at 8! But, some times we do stay out till nine on rare occasions :)
    midnight11287

    Answer by midnight11287 at 10:58 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • My 3 yr old and 2 yr old go to bed at 9-10 and my 4 month old goes to bed at 8:00.
    AWebber212

    Answer by AWebber212 at 11:03 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • We start the bedtime routine at 7:30 and the boy is down by 8pm. Once in a while he'll stay awake later but he stays in bed unless he's actually sick. Tonight he was up and down until about 8:45 because my hubby is out of town and the little guy always has a hard time settling down without a goodnight snuggle from daddy.
    RhondaVeggie

    Answer by RhondaVeggie at 11:03 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • My son will be 2 on the 22nd and lights out has always been 10pm. I am just now begining(sp?) to move up his bed time slowly since transitioning to a regular bed. I don't see the problem, it fits my sleep schedule alot better that way. But I am slowly moving up his bed time now, so he will be able to be up and his usual jovial self when he begins pre-school.
    truthteller0722

    Answer by truthteller0722 at 11:05 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • 8:30pm sometimes 9:00pm.
    geminisummerz

    Answer by geminisummerz at 11:13 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • My 10 month old goes to sleep for the night between 6-7. he wakes up between 7-8.
    ArmyWifeAshlie

    Answer by ArmyWifeAshlie at 11:13 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • Usually take him to bed around 8:30 and I'll read him a couple of stories and rock him, so usually by 9 he's settled down. I let him stay up late on the weekends sometimes, like tonight, partially so I can sleep in a little late, LOL. Late for me is 8am tho, so it's not too late.
    thatgirl70

    Answer by thatgirl70 at 11:15 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • 8. He needs his sleep because he growing everyday.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 11:38 PM on Jul. 2, 2010