Babies are born genius, and for sure, your baby is one of them. God has gifted him all the power and senses, through which your baby understand this world. Here are some Fun and Surprising Facts, which no one has ever told you before about Babies.Â
Babies are born with greater senses to detect their parentâ€™s emotions, they are born genius and can easily differentiateÂ between the happy and sad emotions. So, it utmost important for parents to be in a good mood when they are around their babies. We must have noticed that when we are tense or irritated internally over something than our younger ones around us are also not in theirÂ best of mood. Babyâ€™s mood and behavior are a mere reflection of their parentâ€™s mood and behavior. So, we should shake off that irritating feeling from office/work and be in a good mood before going near to our babies.
Your baby has greater power to identify her mother even from herÂ breast milk even from Day One. Babies are born smart with supernatural powers to understand the things which matters most to them. By the time your baby is 3 to 4 days old, she will start recognizingÂ her mother from her scent and taste of breast milk.
Babies after few months develops their own taste, when it comes to toys. Every baby has their own taste and liking, some babies like music toys, coloring, gym, rattle, soft toys orÂ interactive toysÂ and once they start liking a particular toy than they will always keep that toyÂ around them.
You must have noticed small Girls, Carrying a Teddy Bear with them everywhere, whether itâ€™s Â a shopping mall, playground.
You must explore and understand which toy is the favorite toy of your baby, as they cannot speak by themselves. So, itâ€™s your job to identify and make sure that it is kept with him/her all the time.
Parents should never underestimate their babyâ€™s senses of understanding vibes of their home, they can easily sense the tense atmosphere in the home. Parents shouldÂ avoid heated discussions and arguments, when they are around their babies, as it will seriously impact emotional well being of these young hearts.
Even small babies can be stressed by loud voices and long heated discussions, which may impact their physiological developments and result may not be shown immediately but in the long term. So parents should keep their tones and volume in check when around their babies.
Oh Yes! Your Baby can recognize their parentâ€™sÂ faces even when they are 3 weeks old,Â small babies make facial cues of their parents (especially mother) based on their limited vision . Babies donâ€™t have a clear vision in starting few weeks and their vision is limited to 12-18 inches only . As they grow their vision alsoÂ expands and by the time they areÂ 4 months oldÂ they start recognizingÂ their parentâ€™s faces clearly. At age of 2Â theyÂ start recognizing even their cousins andÂ grandparents which they donâ€™t meet on a regular basis.
Some babies love to take long nap in the afternoon and others loves their good nightâ€™s sleep. Again, itâ€™s totally depends on your Baby . And itâ€™s totally normal if same is changed in every few months, As when babies grow old in their sleeping pattern and timings also changes.
Working parents whose baby are sleeping at night are the luckiest of all :), as they get time to do other stuff once they are back from work.
We cannot change or alter sleeping patterns of our babies, so just relax and plan other activities around sleeping cycle of our baby.
Babies can even hear sounds which are not audible to us and for parents, itâ€™s very hard to figure out what sound level can disturbÂ their baby and her sleep. Some babies get up when someone walks in their room and some are unaffected byÂ a music played in their own room so hearingÂ power and reactions to sounds are 2 different topics.
Every baby behaves differently to same sound and young parents need to understand same quickly. Please remember that babies ear canals are small and loud sound can even cause permanent hearing loss.
So parents should keep the decibel level as low as possible around their kids and thatâ€™s why pediatricians donâ€™t recommend taking babies to movies till they are 5 tear old
Babies are very good observers, theyÂ understand and start memorizingÂ things easily from an early age and they can understand what is going on around them. Let me give you a small example, every dayÂ my baby gets ready to do bye bye to her dad at 9.00 AM as she knows what is his routine and timings
Babies start observing their calling names (As different people call them by different nicknames) and from 6 month onward they start responding to their names. May be your Baby doesnâ€™t speak or say a word yet, but still they will respond to their calling names by smiling, nodding or by speaking in baby language (gaga, baba, tataâ€¦.).
Babies develop their own taste between the 7 to 8 Months. Itâ€™s not necessary your Baby will like the same food, which you or your family likes. She will have her own choice when it comes to food, maybe she like spicy or sweet food. Some experts say, that baby can tend to pick and develop taste even when they are in their motherâ€™s womb (yet to be proved).
Just like babies identify their mother, from her breast milk and her scent, in the same way they have a strong power to recognize their fathers/grandparentsÂ from their touch. You cannot fool even a 2 month old baby in this,they also can easily make the difference between the mother and father touch.
Thatâ€™s why even with closed eyes baby gets all comfortable when she is in her motherâ€™s Lap. That is the keyÂ reason of many new parents that their babies wonâ€™t let them hand over them to another Â person even when they in their sleep.
Learn more about Baby Care, and check outÂ Baby Essentials which New Parents Must Buy for the First Year