Big, Bold and Beautiful

He’s Big To everyone’s surprise, he was a big baby from the start. Off the charts for height and weight at birth, and still trending in the top percentiles at 4 months. No waking him to feed at night. No worrying if he might be getting enough milk. Despite our...

Superhands Baby Sign!

At a family dinner over Christmas, the Rascal tapped my arm to get my attention. When I turned to him he asked me for more food. This was soon followed by a request for a sip of water. Later as he got tired and overwhelmed by everything, he asked...

Baby steps

When it comes to hitting milestones, the Rascal likes to take his time doing new things. He just can’t be rushed. Even for crawling, which I really really didn’t want him to skip. I’ve tried to leave him to progress at his own pace, but the thought of having...

Christmas, the sequel

Simply having a wonderful Christmas time… Unless you’re an incredibly chilled out person that rarely stresses out about ANYTHING, Christmas can be one of the most overhyped and stressful times of the year. Beaten only by the appended New Year’s Eve craziness. There’s a lot of preparation required for...