I think Peanut’s first three words are “mama”, “Casey” (my parents’ dog) and “kiss”. If I remember right, Pumpkin’s were “hey”, “book”, and “baw” (for bottle). I love this age.
The good: I’m staying home and doing a full day’s yard work tomorrow, and I’m presently cuddling with a sweet baby girl that makes me woozy with love. The bad: After asking me for chocolate to snack on in the car, and my resulting “no“, Pumpkin told me through very dramatic tears that I “hurt… Read More Good, bad, and ugly.
Pumpkin is in the tub. I hear a grunt. I ask, “Pumpkin, are you pooping?“ “No” she says, matter-of-factly, “My having a baby.“ Apparently, my two year old just had a home waterbirth with a Belle doll.
Morning movie is the animated version of The Hobbit…when Gandalf made his appearance, Pumpkin pointed and said, “That’s Santa Claus!” Pumpkin’s enjoying playing in her “secret place” – a giant Ikea toybox, drawer pulled out, blanket thrown over the top. I heard her under there, reading to her toy dog, “Once a time, seekit place…“… Read More Random January things.
It’s official. The cutest thing I’ve ever seen is my baby daughter standing in front of the mirror with her shirt pulled up, pointing to her bellybutton, giggling, “Me beebutt, me beebutt” over and over in her husky little voice.
Usually, Pumpkin reserves the word and sign “more” for food…but just a second ago, I asked her for a kiss, and she gave me one…when I moved away, she said “more?” and gave me another. I have little cartoon hearts dancing around my head now. She’s also finally saying “milk”, and it comes out as… Read More Signs.
Pumpkin is officially walking, slowly, but confidently. She is also waving at everything in sight and saying “Hieee” in her sweet voice; from people, to dogs, to inanimate objects. It broke my heart the other day at the grocery…she would wave and say “Hi” to people as they walked away from her, and they wouldn’t… Read More Hiee!