Everything had been going swimmingly with him taking a two hour nap every day without fail until one day, out of the clear blue, he quit taking naps. I don't know why I'm surprised. Every other person who has a 3 year old has told me they generally grow out of taking naps around this age, but I thought my child would be the exception since he was such an exceptional nap taker.
During his naps I would generally tidy the house or read a book or take a nap or work on a craft or browse the Internet or watch a movie. Not the most productive things in the world, but it was a nice break in the middle of the day. Not to mention that I
Anyway, to deal with this unfortunate event I have created "quiet time" where I make him lay in his bed for at least an hour during the time his sister is napping. I kind of feel like a mean mom for making him do so, but certainly not mean enough to quit. And he hasn't complained, so I guess this new arrangement will have to suffice. Just know that it's a sad time around here folks. A sad, sad time.