I have an 18 month old who sleeps in a crib at home and on a mat at day care. I want to give the new baby my sons crib and transition my 18 month old over to a toddler bed. With that said... I found an awesome little toddler bed for him but am not sure about a bedding set. At this age is it acceptable for him to start using a blanket? I was so paranoid about SIDS that he has never slept with anything ever!!! Your opinions would be greatly appreciated!
You can't defiinetly use a blanket. I use one with my 1 year old and she is fine. You might want to wait until after he falls asleep and then cover him at first you can even try a pillow or stuffed animal too
My little guy is 2 and has been sleeping with a blanket for about 6 months now. It's his comfort. He always has to have his blanket and teddy bear, and he falls right to sleep. If you are nervous at first, you can always get those 'crocheted' type ones that you can breathe easy through.
I would say go for it, love. My son is 17 months and has been sleeping with a blanket his entire life. He even has a pillow now ( a large spongebob pillowpet to be exact). With my eldest I did the same.
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