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Anyone else have this problem?

Ever since I had kids, my body or mind is trained to only wake up when I hear a kid crying, I don't hear any alarm clocks ever, Everyday before my dh leaves for work he has to wake me up, because if I just set an alarm, my kids would always be late for school.

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Rachel24517

Asked by Rachel24517 at 1:50 PM on Feb. 11, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • Me too!
    misses_nick

    Answer by misses_nick at 1:51 PM on Feb. 11, 2011

  • I wake up very easily. Any noise wakes me up since I had my DD, especially kid noises.
    Dalimonster

    Answer by Dalimonster at 1:52 PM on Feb. 11, 2011

  • LOL! Me too. It's like my ears have been re-tuned. Of course I don't hear my kids whining, so it has it's benefits as well!
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 1:53 PM on Feb. 11, 2011

  • I am the same way. Once I am asleep I am out. I dont hear anything. I cant hear the phone, an alarm, dogs barking, nothing. But if one of my kids wakes up and starts coming downstairs or comes into my room I am up.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 1:54 PM on Feb. 11, 2011

  • hey... I have a great idea! Record your child's voice on your cell phone and set the cell phone alarm... THAT is sure to wake you up!
    sahlady

    Answer by sahlady at 7:21 PM on Feb. 11, 2011

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