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How do I get my newborn to sleep in her crib or bassinet as opposed to my or daddy's arms?

She is three weeks old and we cannot get her to sleep anywhere but in our arms.


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Asked by girlneffy at 2:24 PM on Feb. 10, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • shes a newborn!!!! thats her comfort . she was in ur belly 9 months what u expect!

    Answer by Lauren2008 at 2:27 PM on Feb. 10, 2009

  • I was hoping to have a free arm.

    Answer by girlneffy at 2:28 PM on Feb. 10, 2009

  • get a carrier that goes over you so she can feel like your holding her and hear your heart beat. its great cause both hands r free. try a pacifier.

    Answer by Lauren2008 at 2:31 PM on Feb. 10, 2009

  • Let her fall asleep w/ you and then transfer her to bassinet.

    Answer by litstargazer at 4:03 PM on Feb. 10, 2009

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