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Tough time getting 2 year old to sleep at night

My 2 year old son gives us such a hard time going to sleep at night even when he is super tired. He was doing fine a few weeks ago...but, even at his best, it would take me 15 - 30 minutes to put him down.

Any suggestions???

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CSUZANNE813

Asked by CSUZANNE813 at 8:44 PM on Feb. 21, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • I was having this exact problem a few weeks ago. If he's crying or screaming for extended periods of time check if anything's new in his room. That was my problem. He can't talk so I had no idea he was scared.
    MamaStuart

    Answer by MamaStuart at 8:47 PM on Feb. 21, 2011

  • Play soft music at night
    Heidikans

    Answer by Heidikans at 9:22 PM on Feb. 21, 2011

  • I have been dancing with my daughter to Counting Crows first album every night and for nap time. She normally out by the 2 or 3 song. No crying, squirming, wrestling, etc. She thinks it's fun and bangs on the radio when she's ready to dance (not go night night) lol.
    Tracee F.

    Answer by Tracee F. at 2:07 AM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • has anything changed in his room
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 8:18 AM on Feb. 22, 2011

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