Looking at Illustrations
At this age, your baby will begin to develop an Awareness of Print and Illustrations by responding to some of the words that are part of …0 likes
Teaching Cause and Effect to Budding Baby Scientists
All babies are born scientists.1,2 As you’ve heard time and time again, babies come into a brand new world knowing nothing about their su…0 likes
Is Your Baby Ready for Solid Foods?
Up until 6 months of age, “the AAP (American Academy of Pediatrics) recommends that babies be exclusively breastfed.”1 At 6-9 months old,…0 likes
Someone’s Listening! Your Baby’s Receptive Language Skills
Though not as obvious as your baby’s growing ability to speak, at 6-9 months, her Receptive Language skills are also becoming more comple…0 likes
Stranger Anxiety–It’s More than Just Shyness
At 6-9 months, you might notice a new type of reaction from your formerly outgoing baby. When an unfamiliar adult approaches or speaks to…0 likes
Object Permanence: I Can’t See You…But I Know You’re Still There!
Did you know that young babies don’t realize that something still exists when they can’t see it? This is an obvious concept for us, but f…0 likes
Language Skills Milestone: Talking with Gestures
Try blowing a raspberry at your baby–stick out your tongue and blow air across it, producing a spitting sound–and see what kind of resp…0 likes
Your Baby’s Small Muscle Movement: Pinching, Passing, and Grabbing (Oh My!)
Pinching, passing, and grabbing are just a few of the fine motor activities that you might have noticed your baby doing recently. You may…0 likes