“TUMMY TIME TIPS” DEFINED
The term “tummy time” is searched over 27,ooo times a month on google.com in the USA, at present. This reveals a high-level of concern by parents regarding how they can help their baby learn to be content while lying on the floor on her stomach, the official “tummy time” position. The importance of this position for motor skill development has been emphasized by pediatricians, yet many babies cry and resist this position. What shall we do?
Stellar Caterpillar blog explains to parents why some babies may not be happy in tummy time and teaches techniques for guiding baby into more comfort and enjoyment. Stellar Caterpillar “Tummy Time Tips” are short and simple activities with step-by-step instructions for mommy or daddy to playfully try with baby at home.
3 ESSENTIALS “TUMMY TIME TIPS” PROVIDE FOR BABY:
- More physical comfort
- Less fear of this new position
- Enjoyment or curiosity with this new perspective
Our goal is for all babies to enjoy tummy time while learning their motor skills!