When it comes to bedtime, you have to follow a strict routine with my daughter if you want any sort of successful sleep schedule. We didn’t learn this until she was older unfortunately. 

If we want to achieve a successful night of sleep, we must do the following:

1. Start the routine an hour before bedtime. First up, bath time & jammies.

2. Snacks. If you don’t do snacks AFTER bath, she will forget she even had a snack and ask for another. We just learned this. Ahead of it now, kid.

3. Brush teeth & go potty.

4. Say prayers, sing lullaby, tuck in bed.

5. Cater to a few excuses and ups and downs, mostly tuck back in bed and say goodnight.

6. Make sure night lights are on and stuffed animals are in bed.

7. Goodnight, sleep tight. Don’t even MENTION the bed bugs biting. Big mistake.

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