Over a quarter of couples sleep on completely opposite sides of the bed, according to a new survey.


The new figures also show that nearly 50 percent of partners sleep back to back, with only 20 percent claiming to sleep while spooning their partner.


Image result for couple sleeping gif


The research undertaken by IKEA Ireland also looked at the nightly routines of parents.


It found that 53 percent of parents tuck their children in at night, with 42 percent choosing to read them a bedtime story.


When it comes to getting our eight hours, it looks like we’re pretty good at sticking to a routine with 58 percent saying they get seven to eight hours sleep each night.


Image result for sleeping gif


Pyjamas are the ensemble of choice for 39 percent of Irish people.


However, 20 percent chose to just wear underwear, with 14 percent stripping off and sleeping naked.


Image result for pyjamas gif



Hello Mama!
Help us help you by allowing us and our partners to remember your device as having browsed MummyPages and serve you better content and ads

We're on a mission to help our mums and their families thrive by informing, connecting and entertaining.

Join us in our mission by consenting to the use of cookies and IP address recognition by us and our partners to serve you content (including ads) best suited to your interests, both here and around the web.

We promise never to share any other information that may be deemed personal unless you explicitly tell us it's ok.

If you want more info, see our privacy policy.