Log In Sign Up

Crib explorer

Forum: 2013 Playroom


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Like Tree2Likes
  • 2 Post By ashj_1218

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2013 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
July 24th, 2013, 01:02 PM
Brock's minion
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Chicago, Il
Posts: 1,120
My son is a mad man in his sleep, like I have mentioned before he sleeps for an 8+ hour stretch but his is all over the crib.
I keep the crib completely empty, just a sheet and he is in a sleep sac. He is put down on his back but soon rolls over to his side, we have found him on his belly a few times also. He covers every inch of crib all while sleeping.
I'm worried that he's going to hurt himself or fall asleep and not be able to breathe.
I really thought we had lots of time before I had to worry about this kind of stuff.

Reply With Quote
July 24th, 2013, 01:14 PM
May 2013 Cohost
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,638
He'll be fine! Do you have a video monitor?
Reply With Quote
July 24th, 2013, 01:49 PM
Brock's minion
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Chicago, Il
Posts: 1,120
No just sound.

Reply With Quote
July 24th, 2013, 01:57 PM
May 2013 Cohost
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,638
If you're that worried maybe get a video monitor. You can use the sound one for when you go on trips - that's what we do.
Reply With Quote
July 24th, 2013, 05:23 PM
ashj_1218's Avatar Hiya!
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 11,971
If he can move himself into the position, he can get out of it. I worry because Jo is the same, even as a bed sharer. She flips and flops and squiggles around. But the doc said if they can manage to move themselves that much, they can just move again if they get their face somewhere with less oxygen. Babies have preservation mechanisms that allow them to know if they aren't getting enough air. It's when they are placed near items that are unsafe that it becomes a problem. An empty crib is not unsafe in any way. You just have a mover and shaker on your hands.
misty3281 and Mrsbowbin like this.
Reply With Quote
July 24th, 2013, 08:10 PM
EverydayJoy's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Pacific NW
Posts: 6,913
If you have the money and if you think it would give you peace of mind, an angel care monitor will "watch" for breathing movements and let you know if they stop.
Sorry your little guy is worrying you!

Little Bud: Blooming in Heaven 1.24.12
Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:43 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0