As your child continues to grow, so does their skill set and ability to interact with the world around them. Each day can feel like an accomplishment in the life of a toddler, since they are learning new things and expressing themselves in different ways at a rapid pace. With so much change constantly churning through their world, it's east for parents to miss a few milestones. Although there are just a handful, there are barely noticeable skills your toddler will reach by 2 years that you can be on the look out for to clue you in to their development.
According to the website for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are four categories that relate to the development of a 2-year-old: social and emotional, language, cognitive, and physical. Most of the skills your child develops within these areas will be very noticeable to you as you watch them grow and acquire the ability to do new things. However, there are some subtle accomplishments that — although they don't stand out — tell you that your little one is on track with 2 year milestones. When assessing your toddler's development, stay alter for these barely noticeable readiness signs that might go unnoticed, otherwise.