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Sample Baby and Toddler Schedules

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Find sample Babywise baby schedules and toddler schedules on this page.

Each is listed out by month and includes information on the eat, wake, and sleep at that specific age.

Baby lying in crib after taking a nap from one of her babywise schedules

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What You’ll Find on This Page


  • An overview of what babywise schedules are and how we use and implement them.
  • The basics of the eat, wake, sleep cycle.
  • Resources for naps and nighttime sleep.
  • Important babywise terms: what they are and abbreviations.
  • Sample Schedules recorded by age for each of our children:
    • Newborn to 6 months
    • 7 months to 12 months
    • Toddler Schedules (Years 1 & 2)
    • Preschooler Schedules (Years 3 & 4)
  • Links to my printable schedules and other printable resources
  • Links to the Scheduling Resources page that includes:
    • Tools for knowing when and how to make schedule changes

Babywise Baby and Toddler Schedules

See below for all of our Babywise baby schedules and toddler schedules.

Baby’s LOVE routine. And quite frankly…I LOVE routine! I know when I can get out of the house, and for how long.

I know when our daughter will be hungry and when she will be tired. It’s hardly ever a guessing game.

Find Printable Schedules at the MOC shop:

Baby Sleep Solutions
Printable Shape and Color Cards
Printable Potty Training Reward Chart
Printable Calm Down Tool Kit for Toddlers
Printable Toy Bin Labels
Printable Babywise Schedule Newborn to 6 months
Baby Sleep Solutions
Printable Shape and Color Cards
Printable Potty Training Reward Chart
Printable Calm Down Tool Kit for Toddlers
Printable Toy Bin Labels
Printable Babywise Schedule Newborn to 6 months
Baby Sleep Solutions
Printable Shape and Color Cards
Printable Potty Training Reward Chart
Printable Calm Down Tool Kit for Toddlers
Printable Toy Bin Labels
Printable Babywise Schedule Newborn to 6 months

These schedules have worked so well for us, that if she is crying…I know it’s due to something other than hunger or tiredness… and Caroline builds her own schedules.

I provide the basic starting point, and she always gives me cues as to how and when I needed to adjust it.

So she tweaked and made them perfect!

The schedules that we used with Caroline worked so well, that I want to remember them when it comes time for baby number two, and I want to share our success with other mamas!

Baby #2 is now home, so you’ll also find his schedules listed below!

William was a preemie and started off in the NICU, so those schedules may also be of specific interest below.

Baby smiling after breastfeeding. Scheduling resources.

A baby is human…not a robot! So all of the schedules I built were flexible…

I allowed for 30 minutes of flex time either direction and adjusted the schedule as need be throughout the day.

If a baby is sick or teething or whatever else might be going on…the schedule is NO longer priority.

The basis of each schedule (or 1 cycle) is for the baby to eat, then have some play time or wake time, then sleep and repeat.

Babies do very well on consistent schedules.

It also allows you to plan your day and anticipate what a specific cry might be. I always follow a basic pattern throughout the day of eat, wake sleep.

Eat, Wake/Play, Sleep

Eat, Wake, Sleep Cycle

Find out more about what the cycle is, and how to implement it.

Eat, Wake, Sleep Cycle


This pattern will help your baby to learn to fall asleep without being nursed or bottle fed to sleep.

They will start to learn the pattern of events and will expect them!

This will help tremendously when you are trying to get your baby to learn to fall asleep on his/her own.

If you are interested in specific ways to help your baby nap and how to do sleep training, check out these pages as well:

Night, Nap and Sleep Training

If you are interested in specific ways to help your baby nap and how to do sleep training, check out these pages:

Nighttime

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Get your baby sleeping through the night!

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NAP TRAINING

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Find out how to get your baby napping when and where they should be.

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SLEEP TRAINING

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Sleep Training- what worked for us and a minute by minute, day by day log!

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Naps

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A page all about how to deal with naps- how to drop naps, how to help your baby when they have short naps, and more.

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Baby sleeping in crib. All about naps and troubleshooting naps with babywise.

I read many blogs and books and general concepts before Caroline arrived. Everything from Babywise to the baby whisperer, etc.

My general rule of thumb is that you need schedules and organization, but you also have to be flexible and learn from your baby.


Important Babywise terms


  • What is considered “wake time”?
    • Wake time includes feeding time, and all awake time and playtime up until the nap.
  • What is the cycle length?
    • Cycle length is from the start of feeding time, including wake time and the nap.
  • What is MOTN?
    • Middle of the Night

Babywise Books that You Want to Purchase:

Childwise Book
Childwise Book
Pottywise Book
Pottywise Book
Preschoolwise Book
Preschoolwise Book
Toddlerwise Book
Toddlerwise Book
Pre-Todderwise Book
Pre-Todderwise Book
Babywise Book II
Babywise Book II
Babywise Book
Babywise Book
Childwise Book
Childwise Book
Pottywise Book
Pottywise Book
Preschoolwise Book
Preschoolwise Book
Toddlerwise Book
Toddlerwise Book
Pre-Todderwise Book
Pre-Todderwise Book
Babywise Book II
Babywise Book II
Babywise Book
Babywise Book

Baby lying on blanket looking at a soft book. Some of our favorite products.


Babywise Sample Schedules

Here you will find ALL of the feeding and sleeping schedules we used for our daughter, Caroline, and our son, William.

Below you will find a detailed breakdown of each age and what to expect.

Sample Babywise schedules are included along with information about wake time, naps, and nighttime sleeping.

I have also included personal experiences and special tips for each age!

There are several sections below that have schedules separated and listed by age. You’ll find:

-Newborn- 6 month Babywise schedules

-7 month to 12 month Babywise Schedules

-Toddler Schedules and Updates

-Preschooler Schedules and Updates

For each age range, I’ve separated out Caroline’s schedules and William’s schedules.

You’ll notice that they are doing slightly different schedules at the same age!

This is normal, and to be expected. Each baby is unique in their needs.

Use these schedules as a place to start and reference, and adjust as needed for your child!

Click here to see the scheduling resources page for helpful posts on making adjustments to your schedule.

Babywise Schedules Newborn to 6 Months (Caroline)

Here you will find the schedules that we used for the first 6 months, with our first born, Caroline.

She was born at 37 weeks due to cholestasis, and we were immediately put on a feeding schedule at the hospital.

You can read her full birth story here.

NEWBORN (1-2 WEEKS) SCHEDULE

Caroline's newborn 1-2 weeks babywise schedule, along with specific information on her feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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NEWBORNS (3-4 WEEKS) SCHEDULE

Caroline's newborn 3-4 weeks babywise schedule, along with specific information on her feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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MONTH 2 SCHEDULE

Caroline's month 2 babywise schedule, along with specific information on her feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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MONTH 3 SCHEDULE

Caroline's month 3 babywise schedule, along with specific information on her feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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MONTH 4 SCHEDULE

Caroline's month 4 babywise schedule, along with specific information on her feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

In this month you'll also see that we started solid foods, and did sleep training!

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MONTH 5 SCHEDULE

Caroline's month 5 babywise schedule, along with specific information on her feedings, wake times, milestones, and naps.

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MONTH 6 SCHEDULE

Caroline's month 5 babywise schedule, along with specific information on her feedings, wake times, milestones, and naps.

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Printable Baby Schedule for Newborn to 6 Months

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Get a printable baby schedule sheet for the first six months!

Each page has the recommended schedule, cycle length, wake time, # of nap, and TONS of information.

There are places to make updates, write observations and record daily information.

This is a must have in your babywise journey.

Get Your Printable Schedule

Babywise Schedules Newborn to 6 Months (William)

Here you will find the schedules that we used for the first 6 months, with our son, William.

He was born at 34 weeks 2 days due to cholestasis, and we were immediately put on a feeding schedule in the NICU.

You can read his full birth story here.

1 Week NICU Experience- Challenges and Benefits

Read about William's NICU schedule here, along with the benefits of the NICU with regards to babywise, and the many challenges.

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Weeks 1 & 2: Babywise Feeding Schedule

William's newborn 1-2 weeks babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 3: Feeding Schedule

William's newborn 3 week babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 4: Feeding Schedule

William's week 4 babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 5: Feeding Schedule

William's week 5 babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 6: Feeding Schedule

William's week 6 babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 7: Feeding Schedule

William's week 7 babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 8: Feeding Schedule

William's week 8 babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 9 Feeding Schedule

William's week 9 babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 10: Feeding Schedule

William's week 10 babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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Week 12 (month 3): Feeding Schedule

William's week 12 (month 3) babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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4 month: Feeding Schedule

William's 4 month babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, naps, and nighttime progression.

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5 Month: Feeding Schedule

William's 5 month babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, and naps.

In this month he dropped all nighttime feedings and is now sleeping 12 hours at night!

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6 Month: Feeding Schedule

William's 6 month babywise schedule, along with specific information on his feedings, wake times, milestones, and naps.

He started solid food this month!

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Babywise Schedules 7 months to 12 months (Caroline)

In this section you will find all of the schedules that we used with our daughter for her second 6 months of life (months 7-12).

7 Month: Feeding SCHEDULE

Caroline's 7 month babywise feeding and sleeping schedule. Specific information on cycle length, feedings, wake time, milestones, naps and more!

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8 Month: Feeding SCHEDULE

Caroline's 8 month babywise feeding and sleeping schedule. Specific information on cycle length, feedings, wake time, milestones, naps and more!

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9 Month: Feeding SCHEDULE

Caroline's 9 month babywise feeding and sleeping schedule. Specific information on cycle length, feedings, wake time, milestones, naps and more!

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10 Month: Feeding Schedule

Caroline's 10 month babywise feeding and sleeping schedule. Specific information on cycle length, feedings, wake time, milestones, naps and more!

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11 Month: Feeding Schedule

Caroline's 11 month babywise feeding and sleeping schedule. Specific information on cycle length, feedings, wake time, milestones, naps and more!

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12 Month: Feeding Schedule

Caroline's 12 month babywise feeding and sleeping schedule. Specific information on cycle length, feedings, wake time, milestones, naps and more!

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Babywise Schedules 7 months to 12 months (William)

In this section you will find all of the schedules that we used with our son for his second 6 months of life (months 7-12).

7 Month- Feeding SCHEDULE

William's 7 month babywise feeding and sleeping schedule. Specific information on cycle length, feedings, wake time, milestones, naps and more! He's sitting this month!!

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8 Month Feeding Schedule

William's 8 month babywise feeding and sleeping schedule. Specific information on cycle length, feedings, wake time, milestones, naps and more! He's trying to crawl this month!!

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9 Month Feeding Schedule

William's 9 month feeding and sleeping schedule. He's super close to crawling and just figured out how to use a straw cup!

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10 Month Baby Schedule

William's 10 month feeding and sleeping schedule. He's crawling!

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11 Month Baby Schedule

William's 11 month feeding and sleeping schedule. He's down to 2 bottles, and he's climbing stairs!

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Twins?

Check out these sample twin schedules from one of my good friends, Kim!

Twins?

Babywise Books You Must Read!

Childwise Book
Pottywise Book
Preschoolwise Book
Toddlerwise Book
Pre-Todderwise Book
Babywise Book II
Babywise Book
Childwise Book
Pottywise Book
Preschoolwise Book
Toddlerwise Book
Pre-Todderwise Book
Babywise Book II
Babywise Book

Toddler Babywise Schedules and Updates:


Caroline’s Schedules William’s Schedules
MONTH 15 INFO
MONTH 18 INFO
MONTH 20 INFO
MONTH 21 INFO
2 Year Old Schedule and Update
A Day in our House (26 months old)
MONTH 26 Schedule and Milestones
2.5 Years Old (30 Months) Schedule and Update

Find Printable Parenting Tools at the MOC Shop:

Baby Sleep Solutions
Printable Shape and Color Cards
Printable Potty Training Reward Chart
Printable Calm Down Tool Kit for Toddlers
Printable Toy Bin Labels
Printable Babywise Schedule Newborn to 6 months
Baby Sleep Solutions
Printable Shape and Color Cards
Printable Potty Training Reward Chart
Printable Calm Down Tool Kit for Toddlers
Printable Toy Bin Labels
Printable Babywise Schedule Newborn to 6 months
Baby Sleep Solutions
Printable Shape and Color Cards
Printable Potty Training Reward Chart
Printable Calm Down Tool Kit for Toddlers
Printable Toy Bin Labels
Printable Babywise Schedule Newborn to 6 months

Preschool Babywise Schedules:


Caroline’s Schedules William’s Schedules
Almost 3 (34 Month Update)
3 Year Old Schedule and Update
3.5 Year Old Schedule and Update
4 Year old Schedule & Update

Scheduling Resources

Scheduling Resources

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On this page, you’ll find scheduling resources that will help you when making a change to your babywise schedule, building a schedule, finding routines that work well, and even how to handle daylight savings time.

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