From birth through pre-school, a delightful book for new moms and dads on how to turn everyday routines into opportunities to increase baby's intelligence and creativity. The book contains information on baby’s brain development and language, nursing, feeding, turning tears into smiles, play that stimulates creativity and learning, ways to keep baby less fretful and wide open to exploration, ways to resolve toddler conflicts, and much more. Included are TV and travel tips and the importance of bringing art into daily life: drawing, painting, poetry and song. And all this while doing daily chores. The perfect gift for new parents.