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need help getting my two week old on a schedule

He wants to sleep after every feeding and stays up after.1 am

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jfrancis91680

Asked by jfrancis91680 at 12:33 AM on Aug. 19, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • lol, you got to get on his schedule for now. welcome to motherhood.
    keisha613

    Answer by keisha613 at 12:34 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Sorry, but that's what they do.
    Erin814

    Answer by Erin814 at 12:34 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Uh....that IS a two week olds schedule? That is what 2 weeks babies do.
    emilex

    Answer by emilex at 12:36 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • I hate to say it, but they're all right. This is how life is the first few months.
    bluelady27

    Answer by bluelady27 at 12:38 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Lol thanks
    jfrancis91680

    Comment by jfrancis91680 (original poster) at 12:38 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • You'll have an easier time getting Sarah Palin to vote for the Communist party. **grin** He's normal. Keep things quiet at night, normal daytime activity in the day, and eventually baby will work into a better pattern. But you will get used to sleeping in three hour stretches.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 12:43 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • ummm....no such thing as a 2 week old or even a 2 month old for that matter on a schedule. They run YOUR life now mommy!! lol!
    calliesmommie

    Answer by calliesmommie at 1:20 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Look into a book called The Contented Little Baby - Gina Ford it has helped with my 9 week old DD it's not fool proof but it has helped already, =)
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 4:35 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • My son would sleep all day during the day and he would want to eat all night. I was very sleep deprived lol
    noahsmommy12908

    Answer by noahsmommy12908 at 4:21 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • I agree... you need to get on your 2 weeks schedule.. you'll do better if you don't fight it, and just let yourself nap when he naps.. and any schedule will change every 2 months or so.. they go through a growth spurt every few weeks, and that will jiggle things around a bit. "Flexibility is the key to success" as I've been told many times in the past! :D
    jpanan

    Answer by jpanan at 7:21 PM on Aug. 19, 2010

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