Thursday, November 21, 2013

11 months :-)

About 18lbs
Size 3 diapers
12 month clothes 

9/23 clicks his tongue and thinks he is hilarious
Waves hi and bye
Cruising around the furniture and stands for a second or two before sitting back down
Loooooves reading books
10/1 lowered crib

Loves his cheerios!

10/1 stopped nursing. Thought it was a nursing strike but he just never went back.  He had been biting and then just refused to latch at all.  We tried giving him breast milk in a bottle but he would not take it. He started taking the breast milk in silly cups with straws.
Sippy cups of milk four times a day
2 naps a day
Sleeping 10-12 hours at night. 

Dances when he hears music.  Loves the song "Brave" by Sara Bariellis. 
Signs "all done" after meals and milk cups

10/11-12 met Great Grandma Sylvester in Pittsburgh.  Also met cousin Maggie, Uncle Rick, Uncle Tommy, Great Great Aunt Christine and Great Great Uncle Merle. 

Loves American cheese and strawberries

10/14 started introducing organic cows milk and milking 1oz in with his breast milk
We went to me pumpkin patch with Aunt Mandy, Uncle Mike and cousins Andrew, Aiden and Matthew. 

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

10 Months!

Loves Cheerios during the day in his snack cup. During this month, he started to be able to use it correctly. Also, loves goldfish in the snack cup

Washington, D.C. trip to visit the Edkins family. Lily is only 5 days younger than Ethan. We spent a day at the zoo. 
Pittsburgh trip for Grandpap's birthday (9/6-8).

 Wearing 6-9 month clothes and some 12 month jammies. 
Size 3 diapers
Nurses 4-5 times a day and takes 2 naps a day. 
Sleeps 7:30pm-5am (ish) wind nurses then goes back to sleep until 7:30 or 8am

Can crawl up the stairs

Eats a lot of table food, pouches of puréed fruits and veggies, puffs, cheese puffs, strawberries, pears, peaches 

9/8 Ethan's 5th tooth cut through

Really loves Geno. We are trying to teach him to pet nicely and not pull his hair. 

9/10 started waving

Gives kisses to Mommy and Daddy. Also gives high 5s.

Loves the book "Goodnight Moon" at bedtime. 

9/20 waved bye bye to Bubbeh and Daddy.