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will you nap or go back to sleep after your child/ children are awake?

what age is your child/ children?
after my son wakes up.. i will help him go potty.. get him some milk in his cup.. make him some food. most of the time french toast sticks or a buttered waffle. then i will go back to sleep on the living room couch while he watchs toons for an hour or so.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:18 PM on Nov. 26, 2010 in General Parenting

Answers (13)
  • I did after they got to the age where I could trust them.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:19 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • No my kids 1re 6,9,15 but once we're up we all stay up unless Im sick then I may lay on couch but I don't think I could even sleep knowing their up
    raisingmen

    Answer by raisingmen at 5:20 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • No. Once he is up, I am up.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 5:20 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • never. mine are 1, 3 & 5. esp never when theyre eating food! id never be able!
    mohme2three

    Answer by mohme2three at 5:21 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • I only do it if my other 2 are asleep as well and honestly I haven't in months. I have 3 so if they are all up there's no way I'm passing out. lol
    It all really just depends on the kid and what they do during that time or how deep of a sleeper you are.
    2murphyboys

    Answer by 2murphyboys at 5:21 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • Don't trust my little guy to go to sleep on him
    nicjon

    Answer by nicjon at 5:21 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • Ours are 7, 8 and 14... If I need a short nap I might take on in the early afternoon , but other wise no. If they're all at school, well of course,lol. When they were really little, NO.. There was too much for them to get trouble with.
    MrsLeftlane

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 5:26 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • I try not to, but sometimes it happens if I am super tired. I try to just take a nap when my two year old does, though if I fall asleep on the couch while she's watching cartoons, she usually does pretty good. She will get into the fridge and pantry to get her own drinks and snacks, and will even give the dog food and water. LOL. I think she likes to pretend like she's a big girl while Mommy is sleeping.
    FluffyMamaBunny

    Answer by FluffyMamaBunny at 5:27 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • I did today. My kids are 3 & 4 and my bedroom is connected to the living room. So any amount of noise or issues wakes me up. They lay on the couch, watch TV and have "rest time" and I nap... I would die without it...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 5:28 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • If my children are up i am up i have a 13 yr old and 2 yr old. I work 40+ hours a week so if I am home and the kids are up I am up I want to spend as much time as i have with them. My 13 yr old would watch my LO but I am a PARENT and My children are my World and they come first. Sticking my child/ren infront of the TV so i can sleep isn't happening EVER.
    raemommy

    Answer by raemommy at 5:29 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

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