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July 14th, 2013, 04:48 PM
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When baby starts screaming while you're in the car? I've been pulling over and giving him his paci.
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July 14th, 2013, 05:09 PM
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It depends on how far we are from our destination. We rarely go anywhere further than 10-15 minutes away, so I just shush him from the drivers seat. If SO is in the car, he reaches back and finds his paci and gives it to him.
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July 14th, 2013, 05:20 PM
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Nothing if I'm close to home. If she is screaming in the car nothing I do will calm her down without pulling her out of her seat.
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July 14th, 2013, 05:37 PM
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Mostly I just sing or talk to him. Rory has yet to fuss in the car. Alex screamed like a banshee no matter what. Eventually we just turned the radio up real loud and rolled down the windows to drown him out. If it was close to a feeding and we had more than a half an hour to our destination we would pull over into a parking lot so that I could feed him.
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July 14th, 2013, 05:37 PM
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I'm lucky enought that my ODD can help me by trying to give him his binkie.
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July 14th, 2013, 06:06 PM
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Either SS gives them a paci or if I'm alone then I roll the windows down that always works.
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July 14th, 2013, 06:20 PM
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If it is time to eat and more than 20ish minfrom home, i pull over to feed him. Bodhi rarely fusses though. bourne screamed his head off for 12.25 months so often we had to just let him scream. It was miserble.
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July 14th, 2013, 06:50 PM
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Like others it depends on how far we are from where we are going. Henry gets fussy at first but calms down once we get going. Abri was a screamer for about 6 months too and there was nothing that calmed her down.
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July 14th, 2013, 07:43 PM
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most times just let her scream
Emerson seems to dislike her car/carseat
its terrible and i feel bad for DS when hes in the car
unless shes still asleep when putting her in the cat its pretty much a guarantee a cry/scream fest
can't wait to go to my in-laws 3 hours away =(
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July 14th, 2013, 07:59 PM
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We've only taken him somewhere in the car a couple of times but for the most part, Henry doesn't mind his car seat much. He fusses a bit but usually falls asleep. I make sure to feed him right before we go anywhere and we're never in the car for long so we just shush him or have DD sing him a song until we get there.
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July 15th, 2013, 12:06 AM
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One of the kiddos usually help out but she's in the middle and I can reach her too so I'll put my hand on her or give her her binki. She usually does really well in the car and falls asleep.
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July 15th, 2013, 05:44 AM
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turn the radio on, she likes music
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July 15th, 2013, 01:22 PM
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Ive never been in the car with Leif by myself. There is always another child in the back that will take care of him. However, with my first, I really didn't do anything. If she didnt have the "Im hurt" cry, then I just let her cry it out. I will do the same with Leif if I ever drive without anyone else in the car.
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July 16th, 2013, 04:49 AM
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McKinley hates her carseat. It is truly the only thing that upsets her (aside from being hungry). We don't ever go anywhere more than 10-15min away so when she starts screaming, I just let her. If Jaleigh is in the car, she gives her the paci but a lot of times she is so ticked that she won't take it.
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