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Verbal Explosion

I wasn’t going to write a disclaimer. But I feel like I’ve seen a lot of verbal capability worries on Twitter lately so I figured I’d make it clear where I stand as I write this: Like walking, verbal skills are not something babies do at the same time. It doesn’t mean something is wrong.… Read More Verbal Explosion

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Dr. X

I think we’ve been lucky with G and bedtime. I had a routine layed out before he was born: bath, PJ’s, goodnights, nurse, book, bed. That changed to: bath, PJ’s goodnights, nurse, bed. The bath is key, we think, in letting him know that it is bedtime. I can nurse G to sleep, or lately… Read More Dr. X

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7 Months (and 2 days)

Dear G, Although there are days that seem to drag on, the last seven months really have passed quickly. You’re crawling, standing, climbing, and continue to walk when we hold your hands. You prefer to feed yourself, although we haven’t done as much with baby led weaning as I had wanted to. You’ll drink from… Read More 7 Months (and 2 days)