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Help Me Grow- Copy Kitten: Following a Parent’s Lead

October 30, 2013

As your child grows and develops, you should notice that they start to follow your lead. As an infant, this may be as simple as breastfeeding. When your baby is older, they will begin to mimic small actions, such as using utensils to eat. Problem solving skills evolve with time, from imitation as a toddler,[…..]