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Enaj30 Fri 15-May-15 20:37:23

First time mum + worrier = paranoid alert!

My son is 17 weeks old tomorrow and smiles lots, he's even given the odd giggle which was gorgeous! But a lot of the time when I talk and act silly he makes all the faces of a giggle but nothing comes out (as you can see by the picture) I just wondered if this is normal and will he start gigging more soon?

Thanks in advance!

MrsBojingles Fri 15-May-15 22:30:26

My daughter is 8 months and squeels with excitement but never really giggles (deff nothing wrong with her). They all develop in different ways, no need to worry!

CoffeeAndBiscuitsPlease Fri 15-May-15 23:53:34

My daughter does it all the time, she is 16 weeks. She smiles all the time, but laughing is a trial! If I bounce her up and down in my arms until my arms drop off, she will eventually laugh, but otherwise she does a laughing face and nothing comes out.

They are still learning to do things that aren't just crying smile

TigerFeat Fri 15-May-15 23:58:16

My daughter didn't properly laugh till she was about 15 months.

She's 11 and is a right giggler now!

squizita Sat 16-May-15 11:34:32

My baby doesnt do the cute giggle. If they have the response to stimulus and muscle tone to react/laugh all is well.

My baby guffaws. confused

Enaj30 Sat 16-May-15 12:32:34

Thanks all.

So no need to worry squizita?! He laughs in his facial features the actual sounds just doesn't come out much!

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