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What To Do When Your Baby Wakes Too Early

One of the most common questions I get from parents who are using The Sleep Sense Program sounds something like this:

“Sure, my baby is sleeping 10 or 11 hours straight through the night… but if I put him to bed at 7 p.m., he’s getting up between 5 and 6 in the morning! How can I encourage him to sleep longer?

I’ve got a few different suggestions for this. You can watch them in the video below: 

Now it’s YOUR turn! If you’ve got a question you’d like me to answer, simply leave it in the ‘Comments’ section below. I’ll choose a new question to answer every week. (And feel free to share YOUR advice to other readers, too! This blog is all about helping and supporting other parents…)

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Baby Not Sleeping Through The Night?

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Dana’s Sleep Blog

Straight talk about sleep, parenting,
babies, toddlers, relationships… and
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My blog is a great place to find opinions, advice, the occasional rant, and some great videos about sleep.

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