Grab whatever is nearby, like a blanket, a book, or your hand, and use it to play “Peekaboo” with your child. First you hide behind it and then say “Peekaboo” Next, let them be the hider.

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“Peekaboo” helps your child learn that you’re still there, even when you’re hiding. But most of all, it’s fun! Your face and voice are their favorite toys.

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