Baby by Month

Month 2

My 2-month-old baby: a more familiar world

Babies use many of their senses to get to know their mothers while they are still in the womb. As your baby takes in everything in the “outside” world, she uses that information to communicate with you.

All babies develop at different rates. You should not be concerned if your baby does something later or earlier than your friend’s children. In general, by the end of your baby’s second month, she will likely be able to do the following:

By the end of month two a baby typically:

Tracks objects with his eyes
Makes noises other than crying
May repeat vowel noises, such as “ah” or “ooh”