Baby Shower: First Response

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Question About Letting Baby Cry Himself to Sleep

My baby boy is 9 months old. He was breastfed but is now on solid food and drinks formula. He wakes up 1-2 times a night to drink formula and goes back to sleep. He usually goes down around 9:00 p.m. and sleeps until 8:00-9:00 the next day, waking up during the night 1-2 times. I walk him to sleep. Lately he has been waking up around 5:30 a.m., drinking some bottle, and acting very sleepy but fighting it. I walk him but he fusses and won't let himself just drift back to sleep. Twice I have just layed him back in his crib, made sure he...

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Father Having Hard Time Accepting Changes from New Baby

I'm the dad, not the mom. I've posted questions before somewhat related to this but wanted to get some fresh perspectives... We just had our third baby boy 2+ months ago. He was a planned birth but didn't arrive until 7 years after his next oldest brother (his oldest brother is 10). After a M/C 3-4 years ago, we decided that we'd just give it a few more years to see if it happened naturally and were about to stop trying when she became pregnant. We were both pleasantly surprised. Since his birth, I've been having a hard time...