Newborns have more
cycles/night than adults.
They may cry out in light sleep, causing you to nurse when he's not fully awake if he is in your bedroom. Sleep consolidation occurs between 1-4 mos. if you establish a regular bedtime & routine in low light.Read, rock, feed, wipe out his mouth with a soft cloth. Put him on his back in his crib in his room, drowsy but awake, to learn to self-calm to sleep. See below