Out of Sight, Out of Mind?

Today’s Magic Moment Just how much can they see? Don’t you feel like a rockstar when your baby watches your every move? Like there’s absolutely no one more interesting in the world than you? (I mean, of course.) It’s super cool when your baby starts to really track things, a few months in. What to know just what they can …

Follow the Leader

Today’s Magic Moment Want more? Now put your kiddo in charge. Ask them to be the leader, and you mimic their actions. Want a super challenge? Ask your child to close his eyes, and tell him three or four actions to take. Can he remember and do them all? Another twist: Talk it out. Choose an activity you do every …

Monkey See, Monkey Do

Today’s Magic Moment Want more? Can your toddler mimic your silly gestures? Try big movements, as well as little ones – like winks (cutest thing ever: a two-year-old trying to wink). Bring some stuffed animals or other creatures into the game to act out your movements, too. Can your toddler make the animals “move”? Did you know… Ever feel tired …

Babies: Talk it up

Today’s Magic Moment Early Talk There were days with my daughter when I felt like I’d been having an extended conversation, even though she knew all of *0* words. It’s amazing how much our babies can “say” without words. And when we stop and listen, they love the attention. Want to do more? Make sounds that are very low and …