Dr. Frans Plooij is a leading expert in the field of infant mental development and the celebrated author of the worldwide bestselling infant development book – The Wonder Weeks. Aimed at preserving every parent’s sanity, his book has helped many parents across the world understand what is really going on inside their baby’s head in the first two years of life, while giving them insights on what babies actually need at each stage of their development. Worldwide experts on infant developmental and authors of The Wonder Weeks have found the key to unlocking the reasons babies are fussy at set times during ten leaps, or ‘wonder weeks’ before the age of two. In this Ask The Expert Live session with Dr. Frans Plooij, he will be answering your questions about infant growth spurts and these mental leaps that your baby goes through!
What are some of the most obvious signs of a baby's growth spurt?
anyone tried leap frog for their toddlers? is it worth it?
anyone bought a Leap Frog for their 4 year old?
My baby is 3 months old and likes to babble a lot - when I speak to her she seems to be having her a conversation with me. Are we actually talking? Does she understand anything I am saying?
I do not understand if it's a temper tantrum or she's just trying to push us to our limits. We've been trying to get her to acknowledge her elders by greeting them. She has no problem identifying who..read
Does baby being fussy while breastfeeding could mean growth spurts? Tried (my sister) switching boobs and position and dun think bec of gas but still baby won't stop crying and like throwing his whole..read
What's the difference between a leap and a growth spurt?
Is the baby trying to learn more about his or her environment and is fussier and sleeping lesser during the leap?
My baby is almost 6 months old and has been waking at midnight for the last 2 weeks, and taking up to 2 hours to get back to sleep again, getting very upset and screaming. Previously she would settle..read
i realised my 3mths old baby is tending to keep twisting his body and stretches himself at this stage now, how can i encourage or teach my baby to learn how to flip successfully?