- To give him my undivided attention at home when he gets back from the babysitter.
- To respond to his whining and crying whenever it’s appropriate.
- To shower him with lots of hugs/cuddles and kisses.
- To massage him.
- Say, “I love you” to him everyday.
- Clap my hands and say, “Clever boy!”, whenever he learns/does something new or obeys simple instructions.
- Tell him that I’m proud of him.
- Let him know that he is good at certain skills – like holding his bottle to drink.