Sweet relief! 8 simple ways to soothe a cranky newborn baby

 

Listen, we've all been there. 

 

Your newborn bundle of joy has been crying for what feels like days, and nothing you do seems to help at all.

 

Well, we have compiled a list of some easy techniques that may just soothe your baby.

 

Turn on a fan: The soft whirring is music to a cranky baby's ears.

 

Hoover: Some babies are soothed by the combination of noise and vibration.

 

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Check the temperature in your house: Your baba could be too hot or too cold.

 

Check the clothes: Hot, tight, or confining clothes can cause tantrums. 

 

Swaddle: Wrap your little one in a thin, lightweight blanket with their arms across their chest. 

 

Go cruising: Go for a drive with your little one. The car’s motion will soothe little cranky-pants. 

 

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Turn down the lights: It’s possible that your newborn is suffering from some over-stimulation. Dim the lights. 

 

Light a candle: Lavender is said to be a calming, relaxing scent. Light a lavender scented candle, and allow the scent to soothe. 

 

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