Dream feeds – the pros and cons – Netmums
The ins-and-outs of the elusive dream feed. Although many moms swear by feeding baby while still virtually asleep, it doesn’t work for all babies. Babies typically have one longer stretch of sleep followed by shorter periods. The dream feed’s goal is to extend the first stretch, allowing you to get more shut eye. It also may be a great feed for your partner to take if you are bottle feeding. Baby sleep experts weigh in on their recommendations for dream feeding including what time you should do it (ranges between 10-11pm).