The stimulation you provide is beneficial to your infant’s mind.
When my husband and I were brand new parents, we stopped six times during the three-and-a-half hour trek to to visit my sister in Atlanta with our 3-month-old – twice to feed her, twice to change her and twice just to check on her. Since a baby weighing less than 20 pounds faces AWAY from… Read more »
As soon as babies master crawling then pulling themselves up, parents wince at the challenge mobility brings.
Whether you speak “motherese” or complex sentences, your baby will benefit from your talk.
Whether you speak “motherese” or complex sentences, your baby will benefit from your talk. We’ve all used it, and our babies – if not our friends and relatives – know exactly what we mean. It’s baby talk, also known as “motherese,” and every culture around the world has its version of it. It feels… Read more »
“Rookie,” mumbled the cashier while my 6-month-old daughter wailed in the shopping cart. “And incompetent,” I silently added, realizing that Rachel and the cashier were paying the price for my last-minute decision to squeeze in one more errand.
With advances in brain research, we know more about how our babies’ minds work. Discover how best to enhance their development of life-long learning behaviors.
How will you raise your child?
Lots of people communicate with their babies before their child even speaks – you can too!
Experts like Richard Ferber say that babies can be conditioned to sleep through the night. So, put your feet up, grab a glass of warm milk, and let’s get to it!