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Not for us

**disclaimer**   This blog entry is not meant to criticize those who have and continue to use CIO with their children. It is simply how I feel after our recent trial run with CIO. I am having a terrible time trying to deal with and move past the guilt I feel for allowing my son…

And so it ends

Last night’s try with CIO was successful in the respect that my son fell asleep at 11:20 pm after 2 hours and 35 minutes of crying and slept until 9:40 this morning. However, I had issues going to sleep last night. The image of my poor child passed out on his belly with his butt…

And so it begins

I finished reading Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child this morning and decided to jump right into a plan to help my son’s sleep issues. I actually tried to let him CIO (cry it out) a few times last night, but I was home alone and did not succeed. The maximum amount of time I allowed…