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Old 03-02-2012, 06:43 PM   #11
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Definitely wear one or both. I use two Beco Geminis (similar to an ergo, but slightly different features). Mommy Sandwich is the only way to go!


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Old 03-02-2012, 09:45 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by hokiebear
I employ a constant rotation technique around here that seems to work decently - keep switching them (during awake times I mean) from floor to carrier to bouncy seat to swing and then back to floor.

This does get better, I promise.

Ya I called it the twice an hour shuffle! For the boppys, safety pin the ends together to make it more of a doughnut. Put their butt in the whole and their legs over the pinned portion. This way they don't slide down and end up flat. Oh and get a playmat with toys arches to put them under. I got one with lights and music and it was a God send at that age! I had one that tolerated being worn but the other would have none of it so don't expect it to work for both! For us the 'better' came about 8-9 mo actual age, but they just now started sleeping better at 17mo so that had a lot to do with the crappiness factor.
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Old 03-03-2012, 07:07 PM   #13
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Everyone told me it would get better around 8 months, but for us it was more like 12 months.
Same here, girls are 10 months and just now getting easier during the day. Nighttime, however, is another story!
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