Babies’ laughter–there’s just nothing sweeter to hear! I would go so far as to say no one can resist breaking into a huge smile, if not joining right in with them!
LAUGHING is a way babies interact with family members. I recently read an article that shed light on just how much more information we can glean from babies’ laughter!
In the article Peek-a-Boo: A Window on Baby’s Brain laughter is shown to been an effective tool at pinpointing stages in the way a baby’s minds is growing and developing. Researcher Dr Addyman, notes:
“You can’t laugh at something until you get the joke, so what they laugh at really tells us about their understanding of the world.”
The article provided a chart on the development of laughter:
Great info. Lucky me I found your site by chance (stumbleupon). I’ve saved it for later!
Karen Whittier says
Thanks! Please keep coming back and sharing your thoughts!