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when do babies usually sit up on their own...

not getting themselves into that position, but if you sat them up, they could sit there and hold themselves up? ...

im wondering because im wondering when ill finally be able to put my daughter in her cute highchair :)

thanks!

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MomNbabyGirl009

Asked by MomNbabyGirl009 at 9:18 PM on Apr. 25, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Our daughter is 5 months and we just got her a highchair and she fits in it good with the seat belt, we could not use the seat belt as well but she wobbles a little . They can usually sit up by themselves around 6-months.
    geminisummerz

    Answer by geminisummerz at 9:22 PM on Apr. 25, 2009

  • my son was in his highchair early about 3 months old and was already sitting in his bumbo!
    ProudMomma9-08

    Answer by ProudMomma9-08 at 9:46 PM on Apr. 25, 2009

  • Mine both didn't do it without falling till around 7 months, and high chairs worked ok before then but weren't really comfortable until around then.
    EmilySusan

    Answer by EmilySusan at 9:52 PM on Apr. 25, 2009

  • Well every child is different but most babies do it between 6-9 months. My oldest started to sit up at 7 months and my second started at 10 months since he was a preemie. Now my third son, he just turned a year and he's not sitting up by himself just yet. He's a preemie as well, so I know it will take time.
    azn_ladie82

    Answer by azn_ladie82 at 10:23 PM on Apr. 25, 2009

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