Your baby needs a consistent routine in order to fall asleep on their own. When you have the same routine before bed and during the time that you are putting them to bed, they get the idea that it’s time for bed, and will better be able to self soothe that way. Make sure any reasons for them to cry are eliminated by making sure they are not hungry or needing their diaper changed, these are both big reasons why babies cry and won’t want to go to sleep.
- Many parents are bothered by their baby crying when they can’t get up to help.
- If your baby can soothe themselves it will really help you out as a parent.
- Here is how to teach your baby to soothe themselves when you’re not there for comfort.
“This is why teaching your baby to self-soothe is one of the best things you can give them.”