In the first year, babies grow and change at an astonishing pace, and every month brings new and exciting developments. Find articles about your infant's development and important milestones they may reach from 0 to 12 months.
Infant Development Articles
Baby Language Development and Gestures
Baby Milestones: 3-to-15-Month Olds
Baby Sleep Patterns by Age
Baby Talk: 8 Ways to Keep Up the Conversation
Brain and Growth Development Timeline
Could Good Bacteria Also Benefit Your Baby’s Brain?
Don't Stress Over the Mess: How Messy Children Make Better Learners
The surprising sign of learning at the dinner table.
Easy Games to Play with Your 8 Month Old
Feeding Your Baby’s Development: 7 to 12 months
Give Your Baby a Boost: 7 Months
Build these activities into your baby's day to help him grow and learn.
How to Encourage Baby Attention Span
How You Can Help Support Your Baby's Memory
Infant Communication Development
Infant Games for Development
Infant Milestones: 7 to 9 Months
Month 5: What's Your Baby Up To?
Month 6: What's Your Baby Up To?
Questions for Your Pediatrician: 4 to 7 Months
Questions for Your Pediatrician: 8 to 12 Months
Here are some questions you might have for your pediatrician at this stage.
Sensory Learning: How a Baby Learns
How your baby learns through her mouth—and how to encourage it.
Support Your Baby’s Development: Activities for Your 3-Month-Old
Support Your Baby’s Development: Activities for Your 5-Month-Old
Support Your Baby’s Development: Activities for Your 6-Month-Old
Support Your Baby’s Development: Activities for Your 9-Month-Old
The 5 Best Tried-and-True Tips for Your Teething Baby
The Importance of Baby Routines
The Importance of DHA for Babies
Learn the ABCs of DHA and why it's important for your baby’s development.
What's Your 4-Month-Old Baby Up To?
When Everything Starts Going in Baby's Mouth
Your 8-Month-Old Baby's Development, Milestones & More
Your Baby: A Strong Case for Mom’s Stress Relief
Combatting Milestone Anxiety
What Do Babies Dream About?
4 Reasons Why Your Newborn Won't Sleep Unless Being Held
What Are Gross Motor Skills? 6 Examples and Activities
Prebiotics in Infant Formula
Why Should You Give Your Baby a Pacifier?
Do Babies Get Bored? Why a Bored Baby is a Good Thing
Benefits of Floor Time for Babies