02.09.16 Pulling to Stand

It’s been a week now that Ascher’s been really working on getting vertical. Before, he’d ¬†primarily go from sitting to crawling and back. Then, he’d go from sitting to kneeling. And most recently from kneeling to standing. In the beginning, he’d kind of get it, maybe half the time. The other half, he’d look longingly …

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Ascher is 7 Months

Seven months was a big one for Ascher. Month 7 highlights Naps/bedtime: Naps: 1 in AM (9am), 1 at noon, ¬†maybe 1 in PM (3pm). Bedtime: 6:30pm-6am (11 hours). Stays awake: 2-2.5 hours Sizing:¬†size 18 months shirts/pants and size 3 diapers (no change) Teeth: 4 total. He got his second pair of (top) teeth in. …

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09.26.15 Solids

So at 5 months and 3 weeks,¬†this finally happened this weekend… First batch of solids (gala apples, sweet potatoes, and rainbow carrots)! I don’t know what it is. Maybe it’s¬†the elaborate¬†dance¬†of the shopping,¬†the¬†prepping/cleaning, the cooking, the pureeing, and the freezing of the fruits and vegetables, but there’s something about starting solids that really makes me …

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09.09.15 First teeth 

So it’s been two weeks of unimpressive sleeping. I wasn’t sure what it was. Growth spurt? Wonder week? And then tonight, I saw all the drool on his chin, so I checked his gums. And what do you know? His first teeth has cut through the gums! I was frankly quite relieved. The pressure on …

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09.04.15 Five months

Month 5 highlights Naps/bedtime: we’re in the middle of a growth spurt/wonder week right now which means he’s napping much less than usual this past week (only 3 hours during the day instead of the normal 4-5 hours) and waking up once a night. If he sleeps til 6am, that’s a good day.¬†Overall though, he’s …

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