A little someone has found her independence! Today Gemma started getting down off our bed very confidently. I love it! I taught her how and helped her out for about two weeks maybe, and today she finally went for it without me being around..or so she thought. It was pretty wild to see and fortunately I … Continue reading Gett’n Dooown!
Dear G, Yesterday you started clapping. It’s not a big deal but it’s just so cute to see you do it! You clap at things you do and you clap for others. I just wanted to remember the day you started clapping! xo Mama Continue reading Notes to G
Dear Gems, Today you fed me for the first time. I gave you a piece of banana and after taking a few bites you took it and fed it to me. I think this is so exciting. I don’t know why but I do. Well… actually I think it’s exciting because I feel it shows you have … Continue reading Notes to G
Dear Gemma, This is the face you make when you are beyond excited. When I pull out a food you like you make this face and your feet start moving a mile a minute! It’s the most amazing thing to watch. But then you want what you want right away and if I haven’t peeled that … Continue reading Notes to G
Im so far behind in posting so many events. They’re happening very fast and I’m also very sleep deprived. I’m going to back post starting with this major event! Gemma stood on her own for the first time! I was putting laundry away. I usually leave Gemma on her playmat and check in on her … Continue reading Gemma Stands!
Dearest Gemma,You ate mango for the first time on Sunday. Actually, this is officially the first thing you ate! The water mellon you had before you just licked but the mango you ate. You had a little piece that I had you gum into a mush before you swallowed it. It was amazing to watch … Continue reading Notes to G: mango
My Dear G,A few weeks ago you started laughing on purpose or on cue. Before then you would laugh but it was random. I didn’t know what had made you laugh. But about two weeks ago I gave you nibbles on your belly, on your left side, and you laughed out loud. You laughed so … Continue reading Notes to G: Belly Laughs
Two days ago, I had you propped on pillows in bed. You were laying back a little and all of a sudden you sat up. Then I could read the expression on your face ” I did it! Now what?” and then you flopped forward! It cracked me up but I am so impressed with … Continue reading Notes to G
On Monday, May 28, 2012 we got you into the pool for the very first time! You are 10 weeks old. I went to the mall that day and found this bathing cap with sun protection. I couldn’t help myself, I thought you ‘d look like a mini Ester Williams. Anything this flowery is not … Continue reading Notes to G: first swim
My Dear G, I chronicled every month of your sister’s first year. Since then I have launched this blog and decided I want to chronicle little things of your life on here. For example, in the last two weeks you’ve started to smile and to “speak”. You make these little gurgling, grunting noises that are … Continue reading Notes to G