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Sleeping too much?

My DD is 6 months old and it seems to me that she takes too many naps. She takes one almost every 2 1/2 - 3 hours. And not because I want her to, but because she just wants to sleep. Is this too often for her age?

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nikkimcnemar

Asked by nikkimcnemar at 5:48 PM on May. 31, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Nope. Enjoy it while it lasts.
    EgoTryptophan

    Answer by EgoTryptophan at 5:51 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • growth spurt
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 6:22 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • enjoy it!
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 6:40 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • lol ok so this is normal for her even at 6 months? the only thing is i feel like it interrupts her sleeping through the night, and because she has a little tiny heart defect (not too big of a deal), but the doctors are always asking me if she sleeps a lot.
    nikkimcnemar

    Comment by nikkimcnemar (original poster) at 6:42 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • Yea it's probably a growth spurt...they usually will sleep alot more than usual when they're going through one. Enjoy it while it lasts! lol
    summermail88

    Answer by summermail88 at 9:05 PM on May. 31, 2011

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