Motherhood can be a really exciting thing. It can be exciting to watch your new little bundle of joy spring to life from your very own womb. You can now carry your precious angel in your arms and see him or her grow. Each month, your newborn can acquire various developmental milestones and acquire new skills. It is important to know all about baby development stages in order to know what to expect from your child and to know how to respond. With knowing this, you will be able to check also if your child is growing normally.
The first two months of your child can be really exciting. In this time, your child can learn how to grasp. They can also learn how to play with their little cute fingers. They can also learn to smile to themselves and to others as well. They will be really interested with their fingers and hands and can stare at them for long moments. They can also follow your hand with their sight. They may also be able to move their head from side to side.
In their third and fourth month, they can also carry their heads up a little in a prone position. They can also grab on objects in an attempt to get them. They can also start playing around as well. You can already start having much fun with your child at this time. They can imitate you whenever you will stick your tongue out. They can also make sounds like coos already. Some can also laugh already.
In the fifth and sixth months, there will be additional changes. They can already start rolling themselves starting from front to back usually. They may also start transferring objects from one hand to the other. They can already start recognizing you their mommy, their daddy, as well as other familiar faces and caregivers. They can also start sitting erect with proper support. They also babble words.
In the seventh and eight month, they can start babbling more comprehensible words. They can also scamper and crawl around already. They can also start sitting without support already. They would also start clapping around already. They may also start recognizing their name. They will also start enjoying games such as peekaboo.
In the ninth and tenth month, the babies can start crawling up stairs already. They will also be able to grasp more finely with pincer grasps. They will also inculcate object permanence already. They will learn that the objects are still there even if they cannot see them. They can start efforts in standing up too.
When they reach months eleven and twelve, they can already start saying intelligible words like mama and dada. They can already stand up without support and some can take steps in walking already. They can also start testing your reactions. They are also more familiar with their surroundings.
These are just some of the most important milestones. You need to take not that not all babies are the same. Each one can have their own time in developing their milestones.
It is really crucial to be aware of your baby development stages. This will allow you to take care of your baby in a more positive and proper way.