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Ways to soothe a fussy baby?

Daddy is gone in the Army and it is hard to explain to a 7 mos old why. How can I help him cope?

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vampiremommy1

Asked by vampiremommy1 at 1:51 PM on Jul. 22, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • how about showing the baby pictures and home video of daddy! When my daughter got upset cuz her dad wasnt home and he was working he used to send us video clips of him singing her favorite songs like itsy bitsy spider, twinkle little star and ABCs
    navajomama7

    Answer by navajomama7 at 1:53 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • Webcam if you can. Aside from that, you have to give him 2 parents worth of hugs & snuggles.
    EmmyCora

    Answer by EmmyCora at 2:43 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • lol yeah we webcam every chance we get. The baby hears him and listens but doesn't quite connect the "daddy is on the screen" concept he just looks around the room trying to locate him lol
    vampiremommy1

    Comment by vampiremommy1 (original poster) at 4:55 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

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