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17th Jul 2015

WATCH: Baby sees a balloon for the very first time. Can’t even.

Katie Mythen-Lynch

Having a baby around reminds you to take pleasure in the little things; that pureéd pear smile; the peek-a-boo chuckle, the fascination with the neighbour’s cat.

Case in point? Little Ben, nine months old – the perfect age for discovering new things. In this brilliant home video, his Mum Patricia Mc Cormack, from Dublin, captures his contagious chuckle as he excitedly waits for a red balloon to land on his lap.

We’ll be watching this one on repeat whenever we need a pick-me-up.