At this stage, your baby is starting to gain some independence and develop new skills. He learns to eat by himself using a spoon and cup. You may also find that easier for him to take off socks, shoes and clothes without buttons. Your child will also start imagining and creating through role play. Your toddler will walk on his own by 18 months and begin to run. Let him be freely with a little guidance along the way. A 24 - 36 months old baby is sensitive for exploration and logical thinking development. In this period, baby is in the critical period of developing counting ability, can master basic number concept, count numbers, point beads, and accurately identify 6 to 8 figures.