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#76 Jackson50

Posted 28 March 2012 - 05:33 PM




  

Does your baby have trouble sleeping and self soothing? Love to Swaddle Up is the original and innovative swaddle that allows your baby to sleep with their arms UP in a more natural position and can help facilitate self soothing!.

Superfast and easy to use, Love To Swaddle Up helps your baby stay wrapped all night long! Even dad will be a wrap expert! Swaddled babies who have access to their hand may settle better and sleep longer.

Love to Swaddle Up is available in Original, Lite, 50/50 and Organic.

For more information, visit www.lovetodream.com.au

Prize:
6 swaddles valued at $41.95 each.

How to enter:
For your chance to win a Limited Edition Organic Love To Swaddle Up, just reply below with the answer to the following question in 50 words or less: “What tips do you have for a peaceful night sleep with baby“

T &cs pinned in competition forum.

Competition commences Wednesday 14 March 2012 until Wednesday 11 April 2012.
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I would love to say as a nanna I have some great tips, but at the moment my 6month old grandson is having lots of trouble sleeping so Im keeping fingers crossed to win this swaddle to pacify him.

#77 PicklesnCheese

Posted 28 March 2012 - 06:06 PM

For complete comfort of the senses we need a soft, snuggly place to sleep and something that smells like Mum. smile1.gif



#78 lactasticmama

Posted 28 March 2012 - 06:10 PM

Co-sleeping, with a boob close by is enough for me. What comes natural pretty much (to me).

#79 stitchandseed

Posted 29 March 2012 - 06:01 AM

Thank you all for the great tips, something that will be very useful for someone like myself who is about to start this journey, sounds like the Love to Dream swaddle is for me!

#80 xilamish

Posted 29 March 2012 - 07:55 AM

An active day, a snug swaddle, a feed, and then a cuddle in a rocking chair biggrin.gif

#81 yafffy

Posted 29 March 2012 - 10:52 AM

Just make sure bub is wrapped nice a tight with their arms locked in.  They love it!

#82 Chris20

Posted 29 March 2012 - 08:40 PM

I keep to the same routine.  My son has his feed, gets burped,nappy changed and wrapped.  He loves to be held close with my cheek lighly on his forehead.  After a cuddle he gets put into his cot to go off to sleep.

#83 mubby

Posted 29 March 2012 - 10:32 PM

Warm bath, talks with mummy, (shes only 7 weeks, so i get her happy biggrin.gif ), warm bottle, get wrapped up in my pink love to dream swaddle, and cuddles where she falls asleep for about 6 hours before waking again. These swaddles are great wish i had them with my son ohmy.gif

#84 theodoresmum

Posted 30 March 2012 - 10:56 AM

Peaceful Nights Sleep Fudge

1 Clean bottom
1 Belly full of milk
1 Love to Swaddle Up
1 Dummy
1 White Noise App

Pre heat room to 18°C

Combine all ingredients in cradle
Stir well using rocking motion
Fold in optional 'white noise'

Cover and leave overnight.
Enjoy with wine  tthumbs.gif

#85 raels71

Posted 30 March 2012 - 02:21 PM

A drink of some milk...can you please fill my belly
And please check my bum so it isnt so smelly

Now that I'm clean I will need to feel cozy
With my 'Swaddle Up” all zipped, I think I feel dozy.

#86 LipStick

Posted 31 March 2012 - 07:28 PM

Bath time followed by lullabys and massage = baby asleep soundly before she is even in her bassinet.

#87 Jacstale

Posted 03 April 2012 - 07:02 AM

QUOTE (EBLeearne @ 14/03/2012, 11:25 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>


Does your baby have trouble sleeping and self soothing? Love to Swaddle Up is the original and innovative swaddle that allows your baby to sleep with their arms UP in a more natural position and can help facilitate self soothing!.

Superfast and easy to use, Love To Swaddle Up helps your baby stay wrapped all night long! Even dad will be a wrap expert! Swaddled babies who have access to their hand may settle better and sleep longer.

Love to Swaddle Up is available in Original, Lite, 50/50 and Organic.

For more information, visit www.lovetodream.com.au

Prize:
6 swaddles valued at $41.95 each.

How to enter:
For your chance to win a Limited Edition Organic Love To Swaddle Up, just reply below with the answer to the following question in 50 words or less: “What tips do you have for a peaceful night sleep with baby“

T &cs pinned in competition forum.

Competition commences Wednesday 14 March 2012 until Wednesday 11 April 2012.


#88 Jacstale

Posted 03 April 2012 - 07:04 AM

a lovely calming soak in a lavender bath follwed by some pure baby oil  for a comforting massage. No toys or music to stimulate, just peace and a  cuddle before tucking into bed!

Edited by Jacstale, 03 April 2012 - 07:06 AM.


#89 christmasiscoming

Posted 03 April 2012 - 02:53 PM

Warm bath, bedtime book and lots and lots of snuggles.  Nothing more soothing for your bub than mummy snuggles.  They're only little for such a short time  wub.gif

#90 bakesgirls

Posted 03 April 2012 - 03:03 PM

A full belly, a clean bottom, lots of cuddles, a quiet room, and finished off with being put into a bassinette in a Love to Dream swaddle.

#91 Starposs

Posted 03 April 2012 - 09:42 PM

Lots of love and hugs, warm bath, full stomach and of course the amazing Love to Dream baby swaddle.

#92 thelms

Posted 03 April 2012 - 09:49 PM

Bath, massage, milk, swaddled, cuddles & kisses then into bed with the Beatles lullabies playing.

#93 freckles7983

Posted 04 April 2012 - 09:22 AM

Nice warm bath, full belly, cuddles with mum and dad and a lullaby.

#94 Mrs JayKay

Posted 04 April 2012 - 02:32 PM

Playing the sound of the vacuum cleaner!  We quickly downloaded the sound when we realised how effective it was, so as not to blow up the vacuum. biggrin.gif

#95 kappelnAnna

Posted 05 April 2012 - 12:12 AM

Keep to a routine.

It doesn't have to be regimented,

but it is comforting to both you and bubs
if you both know the best sleeping pattern.






#96 stressless

Posted 05 April 2012 - 08:29 AM

Keep to a routine and never be in too much of a hurry, plenty of cuddles and one happy baby!

#97 Natct

Posted 05 April 2012 - 03:44 PM

As active in the day as a baby can be,

wear them out before bed for a good nights sleep,

a drive in the car to rock them nighty night,

with a kiss on the cheek tuck them in tight.

Edited by Natct, 05 April 2012 - 03:44 PM.


#98 dmree2

Posted 05 April 2012 - 07:27 PM

QUOTE (EBLeearne @ 14/03/2012, 11:25 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>


Does your baby have trouble sleeping and self soothing? Love to Swaddle Up is the original and innovative swaddle that allows your baby to sleep with their arms UP in a more natural position and can help facilitate self soothing!.

Superfast and easy to use, Love To Swaddle Up helps your baby stay wrapped all night long! Even dad will be a wrap expert! Swaddled babies who have access to their hand may settle better and sleep longer.

Love to Swaddle Up is available in Original, Lite, 50/50 and Organic.

For more information, visit www.lovetodream.com.au

Prize:
6 swaddles valued at $41.95 each.

How to enter:
For your chance to win a Limited Edition Organic Love To Swaddle Up, just reply below with the answer to the following question in 50 words or less: “What tips do you have for a peaceful night sleep with baby“

T &cs pinned in competition forum.

Competition commences Wednesday 14 March 2012 until Wednesday 11 April 2012.


Keep your baby in a routine and follow it each and every night. It doesnt matter what that routine involves as long as your baby has a full tummy, some quiet wind down time, and the same bed time each night. Also use an Organic Love to Swaddle up.

#99 sharonmarkwell

Posted 06 April 2012 - 10:37 AM

A peaceful nights sleep with baby is accomplished by leaving hubby to tend her, and me going to the other end of the house.  Might sound mean, but sure is essential occasionally for some sanity.

#100 Caro28

Posted 06 April 2012 - 05:30 PM

I swear by lavender baby soap. It has an amazing calming effect!!




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