We’ve had over 300 responses from 22 different countries. So far we’ve found a surprisingly wide range of ages for babies first laughs. We’re happy to report that mummy and daddy seem to be equally funny. Peekaboo is by far the most popular game for making babies laugh. Most encouragingly, we’ve found that, as with adults, babies’ laughter is a very important part of social bonding. As Victor Borges said:
“Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.”
Here’s a few stats:
I will be back later in the week with some of your reports on the funniest ever moments with your babies and your theories about what makes babies laugh.