When deciding on the different d├ęcor to put in your nursery it is important to find some pieces that not only look good but also have a purpose as well. Decorating is fun and it makes for an inviting and exciting environment once complete but why stop at just looking nice? Why not add a few pieces to the nursery that actually have more than just the pretty factor? Once such item is a baby mobile for your baby in their new nursery. A baby mobile not only looks gorgeous but it is also a piece that can help your baby in a number of different ways.

A baby mobile is a device that is normally set up above the cot or attached to the end of the cot. It is made up of a variety of different toys and hanging pieces on it and plays music whilst the toys are rotating around. There are very important reasons why having a music mobile in your babies nursery is good for your baby.

Visual Development

When your baby is born their sight is not fully developed yet and they see many things with a blur around them. Strengthening their eye muscles and sight is very important in developing their visual senses. When you use a baby mobile in your nursery, your baby will hear the music playing and try to find where it is coming from. Once they have determined the source of the music they will focus on that item and watch it whilst listening to the music. Them focusing on the one item will help to develop their visual senses and strengthen their sight from an early age.

Motor Skills

It is never too early to start assisting your baby with developing their different motor skills and furthering their development. It may be a bit early to start trying to teach them to hold their head up or hold onto different things in their hands, but a mobile can help to start the development of the motor skills.