Monday, June 1, 2009

Memorable Firsts and Other Notables

  • * Born - Saturday, November 24, 2007 2:30 a.m.
  • * Weight - 7lbs. 10oz.
  • * Height 19 1/4 inches
  • * Mouth - very tiny, only one inch across!
  • * Nickname - peepers
  • * First "real" bath - November 25
  • * 3-day appt. November 27 - dropped to 6lbs.7oz.
  • * Cord fell off - November 27
  • * Weight check - Friday, November 30 6lbs.10oz.
  • * Held head up - December 1
  • * More alert/awake - December 1
  • * Looks around, lays on back - December 5
  • * 2 week appt. - Friday, December 7 7lbs.3oz.
  • * Found his thumb - December 8
  • * Baptism - January 12 - Deacon Dennis Egan performed the ceremony
  • * First smile - January 11
  • * Smiles when you ask and then breaks into coos and laughter, week of January 14-18
  • * Starts doing stomach crunches - 2/11-15
  • * Rolls over consistently from back to stomach - February 25
  • * Plays the music on his playmat - March 4
  • * Finds his feet - March 17
  • * Tried rice cereal - March 26
  • * Tried first solids, apples - April 6
  • * First babysitter (Amy) while Neil and I went to dinner - he slept the whole time! Woo hoo! April 10
  • * Practices "scooching" on the floor - week of April 21-25
  • * Sits up assisted; unassisted with a large toy in front of him - May 9-15
  • * Rocks on hands and knees - May 18
  • * Coordinates hands/knees for crawling - May 28
  • * Officially a crawler and a 'puller-upper'! June 1
  • * Pulls self to sitting from crawling - July 6
  • * Climbs up the stairs - July 7
  • * Shakes his head 'no' when we say 'no no no' - week of July 21-25
  • * Waves 'hello' and 'bye bye' - August 6
  • * Learns to clap - August 24
  • * Learns to dance and nod his head when we say 'yes, yes, yes' - August 29
  • * Learns to stand - October 16
  • * Takes his first step! Twice, same foot - I guess he was going for a circle, lol - November 4

No comments: