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Crazy 8

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Poor Madeline!  She technically isn’t eight months old yet, but as February doesn’t have 29 days this year, we’re probably allowed to celebrate early! 

  • Madeline *finally* got her front end and back end talking to each other, and she’s properly crawling!
  • Baby gate is installed so that she doesn’t back herself down the stairs to the basement – she’s lightning-fast at moving backwards!
  • Weighs 16 lbs, 14 ounces, and is 27.5 inches long/tall
  • Bathes in the big tub and it’s quite an adventure to keep her from drinking the bathwater or trying to taste the shiny drain *groan*
  • Continues to like spoons better than any food that they may transport, but she’s now tried green beans and butternut squash. 
  • Drinks sparingly from one of these Rubbermaid straw containers or the Avent sippy cups. 
  • Emits lovely little babbles!  She does say "mum-mum-mum" and "dad-dad-dad" but we don’t think that she’s talking about us, or to us, yet 🙂
  • Has figured out how to clap her hands, which makes "pat-a-cake" a lot more interactive!
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3 thoughts on “Crazy 8

  1. Congratulations on the crawling!!! I knew she could do it!! I also knew that I shouldn’t take that “backwards slide technique” to mean she wanted to get away from me.

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  2. Congratulations Madeline!! You look just beautiful. Look at all these awesome milestones you have accomplished. And I think you say Ma-ma and Da-da on purpose 🙂

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