Quoting I'm His Amy He's My Rory:" At a year old and for only 5 minutes, I'd let him be. "
Quoting HUgabearrr:" i just wondeer because its an ear piercing scream and he sounds so sad...but he DOES go to sleep lol."
Quoting Trisa Daniel:" I don't really support CIO, but if you do then that's ok too! It seems to be bothering you a little bit ... [snip!] ... a book or singing a song. Even a recording. The more routine the better. He will learn to know what's coming and be ok with it."
Quoting SusieQ99:" If its only five minutes you are doing well. Sometimes kids cry to relive stress at the end of the day. ... [snip!] ... you to sleep. I think that is hard on the babies. This way, if he wakes up he knows he can go back to sleep without distress."
Quoting HUgabearrr:" now that i think about it...its probably more of a battle cry.because other than that he sleeps for 13 hours straight."