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Clever Crying Soothers
15 quirky ways to calm a crier.
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2. Rub his belly.
3. Sing the chorus of "Umbrella."
4. Check out some greenery.
5. Bark! (or burp, or make another surprising noise)
6. Stroke her hair.
7. Turn on your hair dryer.
8. Hand him to someone else.
9. Stroll over gravel or a bumpy lawn.
10. Massage his feet.
11. Make a funny face.
12. Put a warmed bottle of formula on her belly.
13. Switch on the vacuum.
14. Sing "Silent Night."
15. Find a cute dog you can sit and watch.
16. Still stuck?
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