Thinking back, my oldest daughter transitioned from crib to toddler bed so very easily. Maybe having a new bed will encourage them to transition well? Like it or not, I guess I’m going to find out just how difficult it is to transition Twins from Cribs to Toddler Beds! We did know early on that co-sleeping was a must for us. Plus, living in a small two-bedroom apartment, space was tight and money was tighter! I m part of a local Moms of Multiples Facebook group and the most common thread was repeatedly how horrible it was to transition twins from cribs to toddler beds. Switching Twins to Toddler Beds – Twins. Your 10 month old might be jelious if you give the babies their crib and move them into a toddler bed depending on their personality. We are trying to figure out the nursery situation and if our son will be old enough to transition to a toddler bed when the twins arrive, he will be 16 months.
We would like to transition him to a toddler bed (the front rail of his crib comes off to make a daybed), but we are concerned whether this will encourage him to play rather than sleep (and keep his brother up at the same time). Each child is different, some parents can hold off on this transition until age 3 while others show signs of readiness by as early as 18 months. How does one ease into this big move from crib to bed? Are extended bed rails good for kids that are tornados in bed? Erin, it would probably be best to get maybe those crib tents.
My 2nd child used to climb out if her crib all the time. I put pillows on the floor and gated the door to keep her safe. She transitioned fine to bed at age 3 ( other than rolling out once every few months). If you’ve transitioned multiples of cribs, these questions are for you, so please stick around and help if you can. The boys do fine with whatever stay-on-your-cot magic they put in their pre-nap sippy cup, but I don’t even want to think about the terror that will amount when this is duplicated at home. My twins moved into toddler beds around when they turned 2 since they kept climbing out of cribs. The not-so-Supernanny: Mothers blast star’s ‘dangerous’ advice on moving toddlers from a cot to a bed.
Transitioning Twins From Cribs To Toddler Beds
A blog about family life, raising twins, family travel and family lifestyle from an expat family living in Australia, We put the twins in toddler beds last night. Fortunately my two (just turned two), have massive cot beds which should restrain them until they turn 13! The thought of not having that final, safe, contained space for them fills me with dread. Hudson has made the complete transition from crib to bed. So, the way our house was setup was the twins were in a big bedroom together and Chatham was in a smaller room right next to it. Transitioning a 22-month old from Crib to Twin Bed by Mrs. High Heels5. My oldest son was one and a half and happily sleeping in his crib but my one year old twins decided they would learn how to jump out. Now what do you do? This article will give you a couple of things to keep in mind when transitioning your multiples from their crib to their beds! Moving my toddler twins to a big bed! Well of course the answer is different for every family, the same as it is for when you should take the sides off the cot.