Smiling & Laughing

Your little social butterfly is sharing those precious smiles and laughs with the world now. From peek-a-boo to repetition games, we'll teach you how to coax out the giggles.Plus, we'll tell you when you can expect your baby to start laughing.

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When Do Babies Laugh?

One of the most rewarding aspects of parenting is hearing your baby let out peals of laughter. Here’s when to expect your baby’s first laugh, and how to encourage the important developmental milestone. 

When Do Babies Smile?

Waiting for your little one to flash a gummy grin? Learn more about your baby's first smile to see what it means for social and emotional development.

8 Signs of a Healthy Baby

Do you wonder if your little one is eating enough, sleeping enough, and on track for all those important milestones? Check out these easy-to-spot signs that prove Baby is both happy and healthy.

The Sweetest Baby Milestones (and When to Expect Them)

All milestones in Baby's first year are special, but some are especially sweet. Find out when to expect these developmental milestones and more.

Happy Baby! How Smiles Develop

Over the course of 12 months, your baby's gummy grins will transform into ways of expressing pleasure, communicating with you and developing a sense of humor. Here are those stages in detail.

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Laugh and Learn With Baby

Clowning around with your kid builds his self-esteem and social skills. Try these easy ways to get a chuckle.