Roots for breast, even if not breastfeeding

A Physical milestone for the week 2 age range.

TIP: When stroked on the cheek, your child will naturally "root" (open his mouth and lift his chin in a sucking position). Understanding this stimulus can let you make your child aware when it is time for feeding.

Source: Your Baby's First Year: Week by Week

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