Learn some tips on how to soothe your crying baby
Melanie Raposo: Hi everybody! I'm Melanie Raposo and welcome to Mommy's Minute. Here is a guide for fathers on how to soothe the crying baby. First try to identify what the source of the pain is, your baby could just be hungry or need a diaper change. Feeding time is a great way for fathers to soothe and bond with their baby. If you can't quite figure out what the problem is, your baby just may want to be comforted. One way to do this, is offer your pinky for your baby to suck on. Just remember to wash your hands first. Babies also love to be held and rocked, combine this with the gentle singing and you might be surprised that how quickly your baby settles down. Babies also love to be held really close, the warmth of your body and the beating of your heart will gently soothe your baby and allow your into a nice sleep.