Childhood Diseases

Posted by: Chris | 2010-07-26


Single Dad of twins

HI All,

I am a single father of 13 month old twins, I need some help regarding getting my son to sleep through. Generally they are very good and my daughter sleeps from 7PM all the way through till 7AM approx, My son still gets up for a bottle at approx 2:00am and then he is awake again from 5:00 am and will not go back to sleep. Is this normal??
Also if anyone can suggest ways that could assist me being the only parent.

Expert's Reply



It seems that your little daughter is a model baby for her age. Your son is doing very well but seems to like to wake up early. He is unlikely to be hungry as he has a feed at 2am.

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Posted by: dee | 2010-08-27

I am a mother of twins also a boy and a girl and this was the same with my twins my son ONL Y sleeps right through when he is extremely tired and have NOT slept during the day they are now 2years and 4 months and still HE does not sleep right through
Goodluck twins are a blessing things will get much easier as they get better i talk from expirience

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Posted by: Racoon | 2010-07-26

Thats boys for eldest starting sleeping through at 4 years! the 18 month old wakes about twice a night. I see you''re a single dad? Hey, hang in there! wishing you all the best!

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