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what are things i can do so my baby girl can sleep at nite?

She sleeps mostly all day & is awake @ nite. She only takes 30 min naps at nite. & she is 1 month old

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nora_flores

Asked by nora_flores at 11:45 PM on Jan. 22, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • She's only 1 month so it'll be like that for a bit. My son didn't really get the day and night thing til 6 months or so.
    febmom007

    Answer by febmom007 at 11:49 PM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • welcome to mommy hood lol its going to be that way for several weeks. But now that shes a month old you can start to try and make a routine with her and she will slowly pick it up. During the day when she is awake try and stimulate her to keep her up for longer periods of time even if that means stripping her down to be naked for a bit. in the evening give her a bath and stimulate her to stay awake for a good hour befor you lay her down at night. Good luck and it does get better.
    Jaxsmommy09

    Answer by Jaxsmommy09 at 12:04 AM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • Mine had his days and nights mixed up too....she will EVENTUALLY get it straightened out. My DS didn't start sleeping through the night until he was 4 months old! Until then try napping in the day while she is! GL momma!
    PANZONSMOM

    Answer by PANZONSMOM at 12:13 AM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • really you just have to wait it out, babies tend to do things in their own time :)
    SimplyErathy

    Answer by SimplyErathy at 12:21 AM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • Nothing. Babies sleep when they need to, not when parents want them to
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:03 AM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • its normal. 1month old they still think they are in the womb. do you swaddle? that helped her sleep alot when mine was little. mine didn;t sleep regularly at night time until at least 4-5months old. even then she was still getting up once a night to eat. its just time that will be on your side. enjoy those times they go very quickly.
    lambdarose

    Answer by lambdarose at 1:52 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

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