Getting Rid of Baby Sleep Crutches

Sleep expert tips to help you break bad habits at baby’s bedtime.

Article & Photo courtesy of Well Rounded NY

You just gave birth to your perfect little baby and you’re finally coming home–together! You’re a family now, and totally in love. But then all of a sudden, the poo-poo platter hits the fan, and the advice starts rolling in about baby’s sleeping habits:

“Don’t rock your baby!”
“Don’t give her a paci, she will become dependent on it!”
“Let her be. You want her to be independent and not attached to your hip.”

I’m sure you have already heard at least one of the three statements above. Well, I’m here to tell you: it’s all bull-crap.

During the first 4 months of your perfect baby’s life, you are hereby ordered to...