___ Pick her up and keep her close to your body.
___ Turn on some tunes -- your favorite iPod picks may help soothe and distract her, or create white noise with a fan.
___ Let her suck (it's how babies instinctively self-soothe). If she's not hungry, try giving her a pacifier, or putting the tip of your pinkie in her mouth for her to slurp on.
___ Give her a nice, warm bath -- then snuggle her up in a cozy towel.
___ Try gently massaging her -- your touch can be quite therapeutic.
___ Strip her down to her diaper and place her on your bare chest (with a blanket on top of you to keep her warm). Babies often find skin-on-skin contact with you about the most soothing thing on earth.
___ Hand her off to someone else. She might want her dad -- or just a new face to look at for a while.
___ Crying seems non-stop? Start keeping track of when and how long she wails to see if there's a pattern you can discuss with your doc.
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