19Laugh When They Fall

No parent wants to see their little one take a tumble, but as children are learning to walk, run, crawl, or climb, they are bound to take a few falls here or there. The thing is, when Mom freaks out at the sight of the baby boy or girl slip-sliding

across the floor, the little ones are bound to freak out too. According to doctors, child specialists, and a few seasoned parents too, laughing or smiling at your little one when he or she takes a growing tumble can actually help your little one grow and explore more readily. When kids don't fear free falling they feel more secure in exploring.

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