As a new mom you may have no idea on choosing newborn toys. There are many babies toys available these days to stimulate newborns but which soft baby toys is good for your baby? To find out, you should know which toys can encourage your baby to laugh, kick and babble, or which toys can make your baby to reach out for what they have been looking at.
Your baby can fix on things that are 8 to 14 inches from her eyes. Before your baby learns to grasp a thing, your baby is attracting to something that she can look and listen. Thus, babies toys with sound and movement will keep your baby’s entertained and spark her curiosity.
Here is the list of some great stuffs, which is well fitted for your newborn. You can get yourself some ideas on which newborn toys are of your choice as well as for your beloved baby.
Music is a favorite for newborns. Infants love sounds and music which is integrated into many newborn toys such as baby musical toys. Music can be very fascinating to your baby. You can try to play a variety of music and observe how your baby responds. During playtime, you can play some upbeat songs to entertain your baby.
Newborn baby can only observe a thing that moves around and near to her line of sight. So you can just move some toys that close to her to let her observe. She will show her preferences by batting at the toy she likes even though she is not able to hold the toy at this moment.
You may hang a set of wind chimes in a place where she can listen to the sound as babies love soft music. If you put a wind chime in her crib, your infant may be watching it for a few minutes before they fall into sleep.
Soft books with high-contrast patterns
Books are important part of development. Soft books with decorations and easy-to-see patterns are great for babies. When you read the book for your baby, you can lie down next to her, so she can watch you turn the pages while reading to her.
Any toy with a rubber surface or soft plastic, like teething rings and similar toys. These able to reduce the pains and aches of teething. Most lamaze toys have this teething feature that is save for chewing.
Mirror toys can quickly turn into a baby’s favorite. The mirror toy can create stimulating sounds by pressing the easy to push buttons and your infant can look into the mirror to studies herself. Your baby will find her own reflection fascinating even though she not really knows that it’s her, she is seeing at.
One of the well-known baby crib toys is the baby mobile. It is normally come with plenty of sound and motion. It is structurally positioned on top of the upper half of the baby’s body in order to put a new dimension to a baby’s horizontal view. However, you should keep the baby mobile out of your infant’s reach to keep them safety.
As the most vital part factor is get a safe to play toy. You have to be careful when choosing a toy. It is advisable to read on the information at the toy’s package to know whether the toy is suiting for what age. Don’t waste your money to buy a toys that is not suitable for your baby.