So for the past 4 mornings my 2 yo DS has woken up at 5:30am and I'm very afraid this is going to become a habit. I am not a very happy or tolerant mommy at 5:30 <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/redface.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="Embarrassment">. We co-sleep so when he woke up this morning I tried everything I could think of to get him to sleep longer: offered water, patted his back, massaged his tummy in case it was gas... I need more ideas. Our room is pretty dark but I'm going to put up blackout shades anyway. 6, 6:30, 7 is fine but when the alarm clock begins with a 5 I'm <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/irked.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="irked">:.