It is always important to identify and celebrate milestones. At 18 months our son started to identify various body parts on demand:
Where are your eyes?
*Points to his eyes*
Yeah!! Where is daddy’s nose?
*Shoves finger up my nose*
Ehhhh… Yup. Thanks for that.
The game goes on – ears, arms, mouth, etc.
During one such game of Anatomy 101, T gets a little more specific:
Where’s your mouth?
*Points to mouth*
*Points to tongue*
Yup, that’s your tongue!
Hey those are your teeth, good job! Careful, don’t put your hand down your…
T now knows what that dangly thing at the back of his throat is for.
Good luck out there!