Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

7 months old

how do i break him of constantly crying to be picked up?? is this something that is going to pass and i should just deal with or is this something that i am going to have to break myself?? and if i let him cry instead of picking him up how long should i let him cry for??

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:32 PM on Jun. 26, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

Answers (2)
  • My son wanted to be held constantly at this age too. We finally figured out he mostly just wanted to see what was going on above his eye-level, mainly whenever I was in the kitchen (which felt/feels like all the time). So I started putting him in a high chair with good straps and support. Worked great!
    Mrs.Soule

    Answer by Mrs.Soule at 6:56 PM on Jun. 26, 2009

  • Why don't you want to hold him and make him feel secure? Maybe a babypack would work for you.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:21 PM on Jun. 26, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.