Clueless Parents Slammed on Disney World Facebook Group After Asking This Question

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In the modern age, social media is one of the easiest ways for us to connect with each other, especially over shared interests. Fans of Walt Disney World Resort are no different.

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Between Facebook, Reddit, and other social media platforms, Walt Disney World communities are incredibly popular.

There, Guests and fans of the theme parks can ask for advice, share experiences, and connect over a shared love of Disney.

One couple of new parents recently shared a post on a Walt Disney World Facebook group, asking for advice. However, they were met with something other than support:

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In this Tweet, we can see the original Facebook post (which has since been deleted). In this post, the mother’s name and picture have been censored, but the text remains.

She explains that she and her husband have never slept in the same room as their toddler, who is two and a half years old. She suggests putting his crib in the bathroom or even leaving him alone in the hotel room. She also seems incredibly confused about how to stay awake and sleep with their toddler in the same room.

Needless to say, the online Walt Disney World community was puzzled at best and critical at worst.

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It’s worth noting that while sleeping in the same bed as an infant or a toddler is not recommended as it can be dangerous, sleeping in the same room is not dangerous at all. In fact, it’s even recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics that infants sleep in the same room as their parents for up to the first year of their life.

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Although many new moms and new dads are sure to have hundreds of questions, this was one that the Walt Disney World community could not answer seriously.

About Isabella Reimer

Isabella Reimer grew up visiting Walt Disney World and relocated to Central Florida to be even closer to The Most Magical Place on Earth. She earned her Bachelor’s from Florida State University, where she studied Creative Writing and Women’s Studies. Her biggest hobby is bonding with the ikran at Avatar Flight of Passage, and her retirement plan includes becoming the 1,000 Happy Haunt of the Haunted Mansion.