To pacify or not to pacify, that is the question! If you’re a parent, or currently expecting, you’ve probably heard every possible recommendation and condemnation you’ve ever wanted to hear regarding pacifier use. So what is a dedicated, thoughtful, sanity-loving parent to do? Well, we’re here to help. And, it’s not as cut and dry as you think. In fact, we’re pretty sure you may just be surprised by our second biggest “pro.”
The Biggest “Pros”:
It’s a superb calming mechanism: It’s not too difficult to imagine a reason why this is the first in our list of “pros.” It would be difficult for many-a-parent to imagine being able to soothe a crying, restless baby at the doctor’s office, on a plane, or at naptime without a trusty pacifier nearby. It is most certainly appropriately named.