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What is your Children's bedtime during summer time

I have an 8 and 5 year old and a 3 year old I am trying to get a schedule in place and want something fair for this age.. The whole catching lighting bugs and hide and seek but also need time with hubby .

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nicoal4

Asked by nicoal4 at 3:32 PM on May. 19, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • I have an 8, 10 and 12 year old. They go to sleep at 11 PM during the summer. My dh has to get up at three AM, so I don't get that hubby time anyway. Maybe 9? That;s not too long after it gets dark.
    RelaxedMom2-3

    Answer by RelaxedMom2-3 at 3:35 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • 10
    Partouzard

    Answer by Partouzard at 3:36 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • Give them a weeknight bedtime and weekend bedtime, but dont have the times too far apart. It really depends on your normal schedule too, what time does hubby go to bed?
    customcat2000

    Answer by customcat2000 at 3:36 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • Now that he's 10 it will probably be between 9 and 9:30
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 3:39 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • HE likes to be in bed by 9:30.
    nicoal4

    Comment by nicoal4 (original poster) at 3:39 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • Being a SAHM I do have some advantages on working with bedtimes. My dh has to get up early every morning even in the summer. Me & the kids dont. So for the tweens and teens they really dont have a bedtime, maybe midnight? My 6 yr old conks out by 9 so it doesnt matter with her lol.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 3:40 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • It is the same year round. Week days they are in bed by 9 (4 yr old) and 930 (11 yr old). Weekends they get to stay up an additional hour.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 3:58 PM on May. 19, 2011

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