Magazine article Working Mother

HAVE A BETTER Evening

Magazine article Working Mother

HAVE A BETTER Evening

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Binky Busters evening

Your babe won't go to sleep without a pacifier? Help her kick the habit.

1

Snip it.

Cut off a piece of the pacifier tip each night. It will change the sensation your child gets from sucking and make it less appealing.

2

go slow.

Limit binky use to fewer and fewer locations, like the crib or the stroller, to ease her out of the habit gradually.

3

Stay strong.

Once your child has ditched the binky, it should be gone for good. You may have a few tough nights, but giving it back will make things tougher down the line.

Source: marolyn morford, PhD, a developmental psychologist in State College, PA

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