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Have you ever let your baby cry it out? At what age do you think it’s appropriate to do so?

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I don't agree with crying out till they are older than 6 months
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I never had to let my son cry once I put him in bed he falls a sleep right away. What I experience of my sisters kids they usually start with their kids crying from between 8 mont ... More
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I have never been successful at this, My daughter doesn't stop crying.
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I do it twice a day. She crys anywheres from 30 seconds to 4 or 5 minutes. But She always goes to sleep. I am Daddy day care 5 days a weeks and that is how I do it. I started a ... More
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