Can you lay LO down a little early, maybe 11. Wake them up 2 hours later, put them in the car and go to the gathering a bit late? That would my ideal situation.
ETA- you may still need an early bed time but sometimes that's nice.
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Cathy- mama to Aurora 6-7-09, Valeria 11-28-10 and Björn 3-2-14. Enjoying my last little baby!
Last edited by Cathypie; 12-28-2012 at 08:07 PM.