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How much quiet time do you get at home?

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newathis918

Asked by newathis918 at 11:40 AM on Jun. 9, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • None.. Not even at bedtime because my son hates to sleep and at 3 wakes like an infant some/many nights.. :)
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 11:42 AM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • If I want quiet time I have to get up at 6 when hubby leaves for work. I get about an hour before the kids wake up.
    Nicoles2LilRams

    Answer by Nicoles2LilRams at 11:43 AM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • when my son goes to sleep, so it's after 9pm then I can sit down with a bowl of ice cream and watch tv
    Amy2079

    Answer by Amy2079 at 12:08 PM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • My 4 year old stays pretty quiet while my 11 month old naps! So for about 2 hours and then after 8/9 at night when both kids are in bed! So maybe 3-4 hours a day!
    austinsmama1106

    Answer by austinsmama1106 at 12:54 PM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • When my daughter stopped taking naps, I still put her in room for quiet time for about 2 hours a day because I wasnt ready for her to stop naps. That was 2 years ago. I still make her go to her room for quiet time. I get about 3 hours of quiet time a day assuming all goes well.
    SMG1120

    Answer by SMG1120 at 12:57 PM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • At least two hours in the afternoon, both my 2yo and my 11 month old go down for their nap at the same time, and after 9pm at night when all 5 of my kids are in bed.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 2:00 PM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • Only after my kids AND husband are all asleep which starts around 10-11pm. So for however long after that I stay up is the amount of quiet time I get.
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 5:42 PM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • It stays pretty quiet if they are playing upstairs. Otherwise, I get quiet time once they are in bed. My infant is very quiet, so it's just the bigger kids that are loud.
    Cavalrybaby02

    Answer by Cavalrybaby02 at 6:19 PM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • Not as much as I'd like. ;O) My baby's teething right now, need I say more? I feel like I'm about to pull out all of my hair. I'm a SAHM and my SO is always at work and I don't have any family near me but it's part of life. A professional massage would be great! I really need some me time.
    Naplesmommy03

    Answer by Naplesmommy03 at 9:57 AM on Jun. 11, 2011

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