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How many hours should a baby nap?

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06/04/14

They nap a lot. Up to 20 a day. Sometimes catnip for 30 minutes to an hour. Don't expect babies to sleep 2 or 3 hours at time (they can but it's rare they do)

05/19/14

A newborn can sleep up to 16 hours a day! Not all at once of course haha. Lucas slept in about 2 hour sessions as a newborn. Now at eight months, he takes one or two naps a day that last about 1 or 2 hours. If he only sleeps once a day, then it's about 3 hours long haha. And over night he sleeps about 9 to 10 hours

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