Look out! If baby hasn’t started crawling yet they will be soon. Keep a close eye on baby to make sure they stay safe while exploring.
Little Things Go a Long Way
Baby is watching everything you do! Simple things can help baby reach milestones. While folding laundry, give them a piece of clothing to investigate. While cooking dinner, let them sit in the kitchen to develop their senses and more! When baby spends time with you, they are learn more about everyday objects and get to hear your words and voice.
Baby is Babbling
Is baby starting to understand you? They may recognize the tone of your voice and are learning how to better communicate their needs. Don’t be surprised if baby reaches for you to be picked up, or shakes their head at you when they’re done feeding. These are baby’s newly learned communication skills.
Those Fingers are Getting Strong
Baby has recently discovered how amazing their hands are! Expect a lot of pointing and clapping. You may also notice their fine motor skills developing. This is great for picking up pieces of food, but watch out for pulling hair!
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