This month she learned to:
Smile (exactly at 6 weeks)!!
Coo and say things like “uh-guh”
Follow objects with her eyes and by turning her head
Focus on a face or an object
Grasp things like blankets, burp cloths, her clothes, etc.
Hold her head up steady for a much longer time
Start showing an interest in objects and toys
Stay awake and alert for about an hour or hour and a half
Sleep 5-6 hours at night
Her favorite things this month:
Bath time, especially hair washing
Swinging in her swing (handed down from Noah, from Aunt Kim)
Watching the fan
Being held and talked to
Singing songs with mommy
Smiling, especially at Noah
Talking to Daddy
Things she hates this month:
Swaddling (depends on the mood)
Headbands and Bows…at least in the last few days – so sad about this one! 😦
Being in her car seat when not in motion (either by carrying or the car moving)
Pacifiers…she wants to like them but can’t seem to get them to stay in her mouth so they just frustrate her
2 month shots – made for a very unhappy day!
Her sizes this month:
Newborn cloth diapers and size 1 disposables
0-3 month clothes
14 lbs, 22 1/2 in at 2 months (2 lbs away from doubling her birth weight!)
New places she has been this month:
Guymon – Mimi & Bop’s, Da & Gigi’s, and the Station
OKC – Emily & Cody’s House, Big Truck Tacos, Backdoor BBQ
Paramount Baptist Church Rec Center (for Noah to play)
Westgate Mall Play Area (also for Noah to play)
Things Mommy Loves:
Her big dark blue eyes
Her chubby little cheeks – so kissable!
Her gorgeous smile
When she gets excited and kicks
How much she adores her big brother
6:00 a.m. – Wake up, Eat, Back to bed
8:30 a.m. – Eat, Wake time
(Bath, Get dressed)
9:30 a.m. – Nap
11:30 a.m. – Eat, Wake time
12:45/1:00 p.m. – Nap
2:30 p.m. – Eat, Wake time
3:30/4:00 p.m. – Nap
5:30 p.m. – Eat, Wake time
6:30/7:00 p.m. – Nap (usually in the swing…it’s not always a successful nap!)
8:30 p.m. – Eat, Put PJs on
9:00/9:30 p.m. – Bedtime
Nighttime feeding usually sometime between 2:30 a.m. and 4:00 a.m.
Sleeping on Da
Sweet Sleeping Baby
This just makes me smile!
Sleeping with her hands folded – Love!!
Big Brother Time
Making faces with Daddy
Quality time with Da & Gigi
It doesn’t get much better than this!! Love mornings with my babies!