2 Your baby thinks about you even when you're not around. Between 8 and 12 months old, he'll start to scrunch his face and look around when you leave the room — and he'll smile when you return.
5 Your preschooler gives you a flower picked from the garden, a finger-painted heart, a sparkly rock, or another gift.
6 Your preschooler wants your approval. He'll start to be more cooperative around the house, and he'll look for chances to impress. "Look at me!" will become a catchphrase.
His shirt was a joke for our CPA that has been doing my hubby's taxes for 15 years. She, inturn, gave us a bib that says "I'm a new tax deduction!" And, we thought we were being so clever!