Ellie, who is just 2 months old, is taking turns in a lovely conversation with her mum Katie. Katie gets Ellie's attention by gently calling her name and you'll see just how happy Ellie is when she locks eyes with her mum.
What follows is a really lovely conversation between Katie and Ellie, with Elie responding to her mum by cooing, opening her mouth and moving her whole body. Katie responds, encouraging Ellie to continue the conversation.
From birth, babies can take part in conversations like these. It's important to pause after you've spoken to them to allow them time to respond in some way, either using their voice, body movements or facial expressions.
Games like peek-a-boo provide a wonderful opportunity for all important face-to-face time. Babies also love being gently surprised and you'll see that Ellie really enjoys playing peek-a-boo with her mum.