Common parenting wisdom dictates that babies are very sensitive to transitions.  Much is written about this in parenting books and websites, and much is asked on forums (“My baby is going crazy!  Hellllpppp!”).  Transitioning from playtime to sleep time.  Adjusting to a new nap schedule.  Falling asleep somewhere other than home.  Handling a new sibling, or a new house, or a new tooth, or a new whatever.  Babies are finicky little creatures of habit, and we, the all-knowing, older, wiser adults of the world, need to help them get through it.

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