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do you take naps during the day?

if so, how long? how often?

I sometimes take naps but feel guilty cuz I feel I should be doing something more constructive.

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navajomama7

Asked by navajomama7 at 2:18 PM on Aug. 3, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • I do.. almost every day for like 2 hours or so.. Im pregnant and Im exhausted and I have the BEST boyfriend ever..who lets me sleep while he does it all! =)
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 2:19 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • some days i do. if my dd does i will if i dont need to be doing something. i always feel guilty too.
    jennifer588

    Answer by jennifer588 at 2:20 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • Yes! I take naps when the kids do and don't feel bad about it at all. There is always time for everything else and they need a well rested mom. Besides I have insomnia a lot and sometimes need that nap.

    mommythree0508

    Answer by mommythree0508 at 2:22 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • rolling on floornaps for mom


    that IS funny

    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 2:26 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • HA. I wish!
    firenicecream

    Answer by firenicecream at 2:26 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • I did when my 2.5 yr old was a newborn - I had to wake him up to eat every 3 hours (preemie), so I had to take sleep where I could get it. I think I've done it a handful of times since when I was sick and he was napping.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 2:43 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • I do, for an hour and if you feel like taking a nap your body needs it, have some coffee or tea after.
    cayenaroja

    Answer by cayenaroja at 2:47 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • I'm three months pregnant, so some days I have no choice. It's either that for fall asleep at the sink doing dishes.
    I take them when the kids go down for a nap and since I have no ability to wake myself up otherwise I sleep as long as they do.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 2:52 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • I do if my 3 year old does. Otherwise I can't function :)
    lovepotato

    Answer by lovepotato at 2:54 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • I wish my kids were still int he NAPS phase. I stay up way way too late. Then the kids wake up early. So if I could talk them into taking a nap, I might. LOL. I sleep in on the weekends when my husband doesn't work. I certainly don't begrudge anyone a nap.
    Blubuni99

    Answer by Blubuni99 at 2:55 PM on Aug. 3, 2010

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