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Eight Months with Jon

Jon is eight months old! Per blog tradition, I’m back to sharing monthly updates. Eight Months Old Likes: crawling EVERYWHERE!, babbling, getting messy at mealtime, watching Amelia, dancing to music Dislikes: getting cleaned up after meals, teething, congestion Sleeping patterns: 3 naps a day (sometimes two), finally sleeping in his own room, but sick so… Continue reading Eight Months with Jon

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Seven Months with Jon

Jon is seven months old! Per blog tradition, I’m back to sharing monthly updates. Seven Months Old Likes: eating new foods, sitting up and splashing in the bath tub, watching big sister all day, wiggling and dancing Dislikes: when Mama leaves the room, getting boogers removed, napping longer than 45 minutes Sleeping patterns: 3 naps… Continue reading Seven Months with Jon

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Six Months with Jon

Jon is six months old! Per blog tradition, I’m back to sharing monthly updates. Six Months Old   Likes: eating meals with the family, smiling and laughing, wiggling, dancing, kicking and splashing in the bathtub, watching big sister and other kids Dislikes: getting boogers removed, waiting to eat Sleeping patterns: 3 naps a day about… Continue reading Six Months with Jon

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Five Months with Jon

Jon is five months old! As per blog tradition, I’m back to sharing monthly updates. Five Months Old Likes: food! (so far: sweet potatoes, carrots, green beans, broccoli, banana, bread), smiling, cooing and shrieking loudly, putting everything in his mouth Dislikes: being alone, getting hungry Sleeping patterns: 3 naps a day about every 2 hours,… Continue reading Five Months with Jon

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Four Months with Jon

Jon is four months old! As per blog tradition, I’m back to sharing monthly updates. Four Months Old Likes: cooing (loudly!), observing life from the carrier sling, smiling all the time, teething toys, watching Big Sister, FaceTime with Gaga (and sticking his tongue out at her!) Dislikes: being hangry, being in the car seat If… Continue reading Four Months with Jon

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween 2019! I’m happy to keep the bar low this year: Amelia doesn’t want to wear a costume? Good thing it’s rainy today and she loves her ladybug rain jacket. A friend gave me a Where the Wild Things Are onesie but we don’t have a copy of the book? Print out the book cover and… Continue reading Happy Halloween!

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Three Years with Amelia

Amelia is 3 years old! There are so many milestones that happen during the first year of life, but even though the “firsts” have slowed down it’s still amazing how much can change in a year! Since Amelia’s last birthday, she’s grown in so many ways: she’s talking, moving, and thinking so much more like… Continue reading Three Years with Amelia