Self Soothing: What do you do?

It was a big milestone in our family when our son learned to self sooth. The primary action for him in calming down and being able to go to sleep or stop crying is to suck his thumb. When I was in conversation with someone a couple weeks ago, I realized that there are things that I do to self soothe as well. They include:

What do you do to self soothe? What habits or practices do you have that help calm you down?

Speedlinking – September 18, 2008