- Step 1 take the baby for a short drive
GO FOR A DRIVE – Put your baby in their car seat and take them for a drive. Most of the time, just a short drive will do the trick.
- Step 2 rock the baby
ROCKING – Take your baby in your arms and rock them back and forth in a rocking chair or if you don’t have a rocking chair, just do the motion.
- Step 3 sing to the baby
SING – The sound of a parent’s voice can be very soothing and comforting to a baby and singing is a great way to calm them down and get them to sleep.
- Step 4 read to the baby
READ – Reading to your baby is a great way to get them to calm down and the sound of a parent’s voice can be very soothing for them.
- Step 5 put the baby in their swing
A SWING – You can buy an automatic baby swing at most any retail store and putting your baby in them and setting it to a slow swing is a great way to soothe them and get them to drop off to sleep.
- Step 6 play soft music to calm the baby
MUSIC – Playing some soft music on the radio or t. v. is also a good way to calm a baby. Most of the time, the sound will get their attention and calm them down and before long they may fall asleep.
- Step 7 feed the baby
FEEDING – Giving your baby it’s bottle or breast feeding will also soothe and calm them and get them ready to go to sleep.
- Step 8 install a mobile to get their attention and calm them
MOBILES – Having a mobile over your baby’s crib and turning it on to play music and provide some motion for them to concentrate on, is also a great way to get your baby to sleep.