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Transitioning Your Toddler for Daylight Savings Time

Helping Your Toddler’s Sleep Patterns Prepare for the Time Change

Plus enter to win your own Pampers Prize Pack!

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For a majority of the population Fall is a glorious time of year where we all get to gain an hour of sleep…well, that is, unless you’re a parent of a baby or toddler.  If your Little One was waking up at 6am they are now waking up at 5am….no fun for Mom or Dad!  Not just an early wake up call but the time change can disrupt Little One’s sleeping patterns and throw their whole schedule off…I would know….Little Man…my amazing little sleeper who goes to bed at 8:30pm and wakes up at 8am (yeah, many of my friends are jealous….I got REALLY lucky!) has been waking up at odd hours throughout the night.

Alright, so how do you start the process of transitioning your toddler for Daylight Savings Time?

Did you know that a majority of babies wake because of the wet sensation they feel in the middle of the night?

transitioning your toddler to daylight savings time

Little Man has always worn Pampers Baby Dry diapers and I honestly believe that’s why he’s such a great little sleeper!  Pampers Baby Dry diapers offer up to 12 hours of overnight protection thanks to three layers of absorbency compared to just two with other brands and the “Ultra Absorb” core that holds 95% of overnight fillings….Little Man has a VERY FULL and saggy diaper by morning but he’s dry and happy throughout the night!

transitioning your toddler's sleep pattern for daylight savings time


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And to start the transition for Daylight Savings Time we had a little slumber party this past Saturday night!

We dressed up in our jammies– I got Little Man some SUPER cute NEW pjs thanks to Pampers and Children’s Place. We cuddled up on the couch and stayed up late having our own little slumber party watching cartoons!  Before we knew it bedtime had come and gone and Little Man was SUPER tired so off to bed he went….an hour after bedtime!  BUT, he still woke up at his normal wake up time….except now that time is an hour earlier thanks to the time change!!!  ARGH!!!!!

So, what to do? What to do??

Changing your Little One’s sleep pattern is a process and typically won’t happen over night.  So I’m going to  invite you to join in the Twitter Party tomorrow night with Pampers and The Sleep Lady, Kim West (and no it’s not the Kim West from Kanye and Kim…this lady is a TRUE expert!) she’s going to be sharing tips and tricks for easing the transition.

Join in the fun tomorrow night and you could win some of these FABULOUS prizes:

$50 AMEX Gift Card, $25 Children’s Place Gift Card, Pampers product and book by Kim West.

$100 AMEX Gift Card, Pampers Product, series of books by Kim West

Grand Prize: $500 AMEX Card to purchase sleep items such as a new crib, video monitor, etc.

How to Participate in the Twitter Chat:

Get on Twitter November 7th at 9pm EST!

Make sure you RSVP here to be eligible for those great prizes!

To participate, follow your hosts so you don’t miss a beat! @DoubleDutyDivas, @BridgetteLA, @CeceliaMecca @AngieKcom @WhatMommiesNeed @RamblingChick, sleep expert @TheSleepLady and our sponsor @Pampers

Follow and use the hashtag #PampersSleepChat to get in the fun!

Now, enter to WIN your own Pampers Prize Pack!

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This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Pampers. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine.

Melissa Llado
Melissa is a busy mom trying to survive the preschool years. She loves a good Pinot Grigio and cuddling up on the couch for the latest super hero movie. Her kids enjoy getting in the kitchen and helping make a mess trying new recipes! Even though she's constantly creating new and delicious treats she usually winds up buying grocery store treats when it's time for her to take snacks for school-- at all of the teachers' dismay.
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