Friday, April 23, 2010

Could it be?

Jack has finally decided to sleep though the night!  I hope I am not jinxing myself by posting this.  One thing that has helped him is his rainforest musical toy in his crib. 

About two weeks ago, I woke up one night to the sounds of therainforest music playing and Jack laughing.
"Did you turn it on?" I asked my husband.

He somehow learned how to turn it on by waving his arms around until he "hits" the on button.  I laid there for a few minutes until the music stopped to check on Jack.  There he was laying on his side fast asleep.

This has now become his middle of the night ritual. 

Hey whatever works, right?

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Cris Goode said...

I am visiting from New Friend Friday.

Congrats on the full night's sleep. Do you monitor stalk like I do? My lil' gal is almost 3, but I still wake up from time to time and listen to the monitor static!

Amy said...

I totally monitor stalk. If I don't hear enough noise I have to go check on's become an obsession!

Her Momma said...

how stinkin' cute! :)

liz said...

Yup! You'll find that a lot as he gets older. :)

Life with Kaishon said...

Oh, and PS LOVE those jammies!

Life with Kaishon said...

Oh my word! I just LOVE that he learned to do this! How exciting is that? : ) I am visiting via Kelly's enjoying the small things blog. I always like to say hi to a few people that comment above me there. I love that blog : )

And I LOVE that your baby is sleeping thru the night. Good luck!

Amy said...

Thank you so much to everyone for commenting!

Anonymous said...

Now that's adorable. I really miss those days. Even with the sleepless nights.

Just stopping in from New Friend Friday to say hi. :)

Team Carroll said...

Just stopped by from new friend friday at the girl creative!! Isn't sleeping through the night the best?!?! yay for you!!!!

Le Chateau des fleurs said...

Ok, i have to say, i am baby crazy!
Your boy is so cute! OHHHHH
I am following your blog and would love if you follow me. Find you with New friend Friday.
A plus

Lindsay @ Just My Blog said...

That is fantastic! Finding some way to soothe themselves back to sleep is such a great milestone in my opinion!
Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest!

Loco YaYa said...

my oldest daughter had this spider that sang the ABC's. a friend gave it to me. and then it ended up working so well she gave me another when i had my youngest daughter. now i can tell you that by the time they both learned to go to sleep on their own i wanted to choke the life from that spider. and the battery NEVER RAN OUT. but hey it worked.

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Mollie's Mommy said...

Congratulations on sleeping through the night! It is wonderful, isn't it? I was blessed with a baby that did this early on, but now I am afraid with teething we are going back to the wakeful nights. =( Bummer!
I love the Rainforest is such a blessing!

Erin said...

Jack is so, so cute - and I agree with your latest post - I do wish that I more time with Henry (he's 6 1/2 months old now - close to Jack's age, yes?) but I enjoy working, too. And I just LOVE this stage - and I'll probably say that about every stage!

We have that same soother, and he had that elephant sleeper as a newborn, I loved it!!