Your baby of 18 months
Now your baby feels more secure, she hops on the furniture and likes to play with her parents; her memory is quite precise, she clearly remembers things after preparing or looking at them. This capacity allows your baby to play with you, to hide things or toys, for her to look for them.
You must invent games to keep your baby active, but that they are not so much of hard work, as you will notice that at this point you are tired, and the baby still has too much energy; be patient, the games with music may help, your baby will probably try to follow your rythmn, so you may both practice some dancing steps.
It´s not necessary for the baby to use shoes yet, she can wait but until she walks, and the best you will for a specialist to recommend the best shoes for your baby, as her feet may get tight due to a bad shoe.