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how can i get him to sleep in his own bed?

my son is 16 months old & he wants to sleep in the bed with me & daddy. its to uncomfortable now, but wen i lay him in his bed he crys constantly.

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Asked by Mrs.Ferri at 4:31 PM on Feb. 5, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • sometime crying is what is needed. Eventually they stop and go to sleep but continue every night and eventually it will be natural for him!

    Answer by MommyBulger at 4:34 PM on Feb. 5, 2010

  • There's a great article on on how to transition baby from the family bed without the drama of crying. Search the site for "sleep."

    (I found that leaving mine to cry did NOT help...some kids are stubborn!)

    Answer by gdiamante at 4:38 PM on Feb. 5, 2010

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