It’s a situation parents of infants know all too well. You and your little one have had a big, exciting day, and now it’s time to sleep. You’re certainly all but ready to pass out for a few days. The only problem is that your child just keeps waking up, even though she should be out like a light.
Why is your baby waking up every hour? Is it no big deal, something to be concerned about? Will she (or you) ever sleep through the night again? Taking care of your baby can be a full-time job, especially when your little darling doesn’t let you get any sleep. There’s no one specific reason your baby is waking up so frequently, but there are a few common factors I’ve found that affect the sleep patterns of babies.