I know I've seen tips on this before, but we weren't having this much of an issue at the time, so I'm hoping someone won't mind sharing again.
DS is 14.5 months. It's getting progressively more difficult to clip his nails. We've tried everywhere and every time--when he's asleep, when he's groggy, when he's occupied with food or a toy--and he freaks out and pulls away every time. Today I ended up taking a chunk out of his thumb. But if we let the nails grow, all of us get scratched up.
What do you all do to help LO sit still long enough to clip his/her nails?
DS will only sit still if I'm holding him, Daddy's cutting his nails, and he gets to hold an extra pair of baby nail clippers in one hand. He pretends to cut nails right along with Daddy.It's the ONLY thing that works..
Of course, he's closer to 2, he's almost 21 months. But when he was about the same age as your DS, he would only let ME cut them, he didn't give me any trouble. He would scream at DH if he tried to do it. LOL
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