Our baby is a half a year old! It has flown by so fast it is crazy. As I look back and reflect on the last six months I am overwhelmed with the changes, emotion, love, and joy that we have experienced. Sean is amazing and I cannot imagine life without him. Happy 6 month birthday!
The first month
Stats: Born May 1st, 2007 8:30 pm
6 lbs 9 oz (dropped to 6 lbs 3 oz)
18.5 inches long
clogged tear duct
had a bad diaper rash
went to church
Bodily functions galore!
It was a glamorous month
The Second Month
approximately 8 lbs
Started smiling for real, not just cause of gas
Started sleeping through the night around 8 weeks
First road trip to Montana/Canada to see Grandma Mary & Grandpa Ed
The Third Month:
11 - 12 lbs
23 inches long
Aunt Kristi, Uncle Bart & Addison came to visit
Standing up with help
The Fourth Month:
24 inches long
Rolling from belly to back
first trip to the zoo
smiling all the time
still sleeping good!
The Fifth Month:
Almost 15 lbs
25.5 inches long (dad is so excited this was in the 75th percentile)
You found your feet!
Beginning to reach for things
Sitting like a tri-pod
The Sixth Month
first plane ride to Uncle Will & Aunt Stacey's wedding
rolling from back to belly & back over again
First little cold
First 2 teeth!!!
Sitting up good
talking all the time - favorite word (sound) dada
First solid foods! baby rice, sweet potato, & a little taste of carrots
Still sleeping good (thank you thank you baby!)
Six months appointment Stats:
16 lbs 2 oz, 26 inches long & perfect!
In the first photo Sean is 2 weeks old, in the second he is 5 1/2 months old