Babies Learn Fear by Falling

Babies Learn Fear by Falling

Yesterday, I watched my beautiful baby girl fall ass over teakettle off our couch and land with a spectacular boom on our hardwood floor. If I’m honest with you, I’m shocked we made it 10 months before this happened. I’ve lost count of how many times...

Probability & Statistics for Babies

This Alison Gopnik’s TED Talk “What do Babies Think?” is a must-watch for anyone who is interested in how babies learn. I first saw this video when I was pregnant and have had the privileged of observing Hailey’s behaviour through the lens...
Practice Falling

Practice Falling

I’ve been watching Hailey over the last couple of weeks as she is trying to walk. She seems to have mastered the art of pulling herself up even though I still see her attempting new ways everyday. She no longer needs to grab hold of something with her fists. She...
Jumping for Joy

Jumping for Joy

Hailey loves to jump. Everything is a jolly jumper for her. If you hold her for a minute you are in for a good arm workout. She loves to jump. I was at a friend’s house the other day and our little ones were playing on the floor. Hailey was sitting and fell over...