Two Months Old

What Is It Like To Be Two Months Old?

• My head is a little wobbly when I am propped up. Put your hand behind my neck and head for support

• I can hold my head up for a few seconds when I am on my stomach.

• I hold onto things for a little while.

• I move my arms and legs. I "bicycle" with my feet when I get excited.

• I gurgle, laugh and smile when I am happy.

• I cry when I am hungry, scared or uncomfortable.

• I am aware of different voices and people.

• I stay awake during the day. But I usually take naps throughout the day.

• I make cooing sounds.

• I begin to stare at my hands.

• I follow you with my eyes to watch you move around.

• I stare at people and at things.

• I smile at other people, not just at my mother.

• I quiet down when I suck my fingers, a bottle or a pacifier.