Family Bed Moms

A group for moms who share their bed with their kids and ENJOY it!


My daughter won't sleep unless touching me..

My son was an indep. sleeper at 4 mo. he sleep 14 hours straight through the night in his own bed and in his own room... my daughter is a different story.. not sure it is such a...

Started by Jennifer on 11/06/2008 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 08/14/2014 by Jesse


What exactly does 'exhausted' mean? :P

So, all the safe co-sleeping guidelines say 'don't do it if you are exhausted'. Looking at the typical day of most moms...when are they NOT exhausted? The reason most people I...

Started by Eliza on 06/27/2014 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 06/27/2014 by Eliza


10 year old scared to sleep alone

I have a ten year old daughter who refuses to sleep by herself insisting that she's terrified to be alone. Even she says that she knows all her friends sleep by themselves but...

Started by Angela on 01/02/2009 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 11/06/2013 by Sarah


I'm being judged...

I've run into so many different mothers while out and shopping. We talk, and a lot of the time, it leads to sleeping habits. When i say that I sleep with my child. I'm accused...

Started by Adrian on 09/29/2010 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 12/24/2012 by Penny


Attached to my hair?

My son is 19 months old and ever since he was born he has loved my hair. He would always run it through his fingers and hold onto it while going to sleep or cuddling. Now he is...

Started by Bridget on 03/07/2011 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 08/30/2012 by Elizabeth Taylor


Anyone else co-bedding with twins?

Hello! I am brand new to this community and trying to find like-minded moms to connect with and get/give support. I am cosleeping with my 10 month old twins which definitely...

Started by Mom Of Twins + 6 on 08/11/2012 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 08/11/2012 by Mom Of Twins + 6


Heat bumps?

Anyone else have their baby get heat bumps? My 5.5 month old sleeps next to me or on my chest. We both are shirtless so I'm wondering if the skin to skin causes the bumps.

Started by Brianna on 04/20/2012 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 04/20/2012 by America3437


I have had my kids in my bed for 12 years,

My oldest is 12, middle is 10, and baby is 8, Two of them are in beds on the other side of the room, but the 8 year old is terrified of the dark, and will not go to the other...

Started by Lori on 01/18/2012 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 01/18/2012 by Lori


How long did your child sleep with you?

Hello All! I live alone with my four year old daughter. It has always been this way from the start and her father is not involved. My daughter and I have always slept together....

Started by Jennifer on 08/18/2011 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 11/15/2011 by Lexi


Unplanned pregnancy - how to tell my husband?

We had twins and we had planned to adopt our 3rd child, but now I'm pregnant and worried my husband will think I got pregnant on purpose. I really wanted to have a third child,...

Started by Louise on 11/04/2011 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 11/04/2011 by Michelle


what about sex??

I was just wondering what everyone else does about sex in a family bed. My daughter is 4 and my son is 2. we love them in bed but there is no romance. I send them to mom-mom's...

Started by Ashley on 01/03/2010 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 10/29/2011 by Lexi