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  #1  
May 10th, 2009, 12:58 PM
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For those that co-sleep, what size bed do you have?

We're tossing around the idea of getting a bigger bed, we have a queen now. It's always DH, Anna and I in the bed, and we've found when Abby is having a rough night, there just isn't room for all of us, so DH will sleep in there. Is a king-sized bed better for co-sleeping?
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May 10th, 2009, 02:50 PM
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I would imagine the bigger the better. We have what is called a King sized here, but is really the same as an Ameican Queen size -- I gues everything relaly is bigger in the USA
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May 10th, 2009, 03:27 PM
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I'd LOVE a king! We have a queen and it's really hard to fit both boys on the night we have to, DH ends up on the couch.
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May 10th, 2009, 03:47 PM
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We have a Queen. I really pushed for a Cal King since I like my space when I sleep, but DH likes to be touching somehow, so a Queen was our compromise. Lily fits in with us just fine.
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May 10th, 2009, 04:01 PM
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We have a queen but I would love a California King!!!
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May 10th, 2009, 08:23 PM
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We just got a King Size bed a few days ago and I love it!!! My kids are all go to sleep in their own beds at night, but we usually end up with 2 of them in our bed sometime throughout the night. Well last night Gavin came to bed with us around 12:30 and Ashlyn climbed in there around 2 a.m. and I still slept good!! In our Queen size bed I would have been holding on for dear life trying not to fall off lol. (who knew such little people could be such bedhogs!!). But in our new bed we still had plenty of room So in My opinion, yes the bigger the better.
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May 10th, 2009, 10:08 PM
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we fit all 4 kids with us in the King Bed LOL, but not anymore really, because 2 oldest are quite happy to sleep in their bunk beds. So for now we have 2 kids in king bed and it works.
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May 10th, 2009, 10:18 PM
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I am in a full right now but its just Bella and me except for late in the morning when one of the other kids will come join us.
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May 10th, 2009, 10:18 PM
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We have a queen and if Dave plans on sleeping in the bed with Matthew and I much longer he better be buying us a king The baby isn't optional but he is! LOL

No seriously.... we need the bigger bed, and the sooner the better because our mattress has bit the dust! It needs to go it is really uncomfortable. We have a soft pillowtop and both wake up in serious back pain every morning Pretty soon I am either going to sleep on the floor or pitch a tent in the back yard.....
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May 11th, 2009, 06:40 AM
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the bigger the better!!! ours is a double bed (i don't know what that is to you USA ladies.. maybe full size?!) and we have the crib sidecarred ..i'd loove a bigger one!
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May 11th, 2009, 08:29 AM
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We have a king and there's more than enough room for the 3 of us, Brayden sleeps on my side and there's a huge amount of room left. So I think you'd be fine fitting a toddler in there too.
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May 11th, 2009, 12:19 PM
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I would LOVE LOVE LOVE a king but our room/house is just to Tiny....but we do need a new bed frame....it broke and is being held up by a pile of stuff my husband stuffed under it....lol I can't see buying a new frame right now....
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May 11th, 2009, 02:45 PM
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King for us, I would be scared to otherwise...but that's just because we are used to the King.
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May 12th, 2009, 06:58 AM
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We have a queen with a side carred crib. Usually Marisa ends up rolling onto the bed during the night, it's tight but all four of us can fit. A King sized bed would be heaven
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May 17th, 2009, 10:06 PM
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We have a king size bed.
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