Home > Parenting > Child > Baby centre 19 August 2003 Stimulating activities this month Here is a list of fun activities for you and your baby this month. 0 Pin It TALK Parenting forum » ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » How to stimulate your baby Cancer in SA children Repeat the sounds your baby makes. Show your baby his reflection in a mirror. Use her name often. Play peek-a-boo. Encourage standing games. Give him toys with moving parts and different textures. Roll a ball and encourage her to catch it. When your baby is in a prone position or lying on her back, hold up toys just out of her reach. This will encourage her to lift her head. Encourage her to feed herself. Finger foods such as rice cakes are most suited. Copy your baby’s babbling. More in Parenting The health benefits of breastfeeding More: ChildBaby centre advertisement Get a quote Bestmed - offering you quality healthcare and freedom of choice Momentum - save up to 35% on healthcare Medihelp - quality, affordable medical scheme cover advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Add your comment Thank you, your comment has been submitted. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life. Live healthier Depression » Depression Depression and ageing Teen depression Depression: do you know the signs? One of the key roles you can play in the health of someone who is depressed or suffers from anxiety is to make sure they get the help they need. Here's what you need to know. Healthy dog » Dog weightloss Dog behaviour Overweight dogs Food not to feed your dog Feeding you dog 'human food' may be detrimental to its health.