“During this stage, babies [are] developing bonds of love and trust with their parents and others as part of social and emotional development.” Children in this stage will be focusing their vision, reaching out, exploring, and babbling. Try these things at home for positive parenting: talk, read, and sing to your baby, play with your baby, and imitate the sounds that they make. Parenting is hard work – remember to take care of yourself as well! Read on for more tips on promoting safety and healthy bodies.”