Size: 9-12 Months
Size 3 Disposable diapers (on the rare occasion that we use them!)
Tooth Count: 4 on Top, 2 on Bottom
Nicknames: Liv, Liver Dude, Sneekle Freetzie
Sticking her tounge out…
Loves to Snuggle
Unrolling the toilet paper
Playing in the tupperware drawer
The Christmas Tree and her giraffe ornament
Unrolling wrapping paper
Puffs! & Mum-Mums
Favorite Foods: Avocado, Blueberries, and Peas.
Playing in her stuffed animal corner
Listening to dad play guitar and piano
Watching the yard guy blow leaves
big giant stuffed giraffe at the Macy’s Kids Department
Favorite Toys: Wooden Melissa & Doug Puzzle, Little People Nativity Set, Mom + Dad’s wooden name puzzles, small wood cars (from Canton), anything that’s not really a toy… water bottles, keys, sunglasses, socks, shoes,
Taking Tubs with Dad – Playing with tub toys while Mom gets dressed (as long as she keeps it to under 10 minutes)
The playground at Klyde Warren Park
Waving at strangers at the mall
Removing her socks
WubbaNubs – Definitely knows how to work a Paci
Playing with Dolls and Stuffed Animals
Sipping from Mom’s Tervis Cup
Getting in the Car Seat
Being out too late, bedtime is usually around 7:30pm
Being covered up while nursing.
Having her diaper changed
Wearing Shoes (and keeping them on!)
Blows Kisses (sometimes)
Meeting Santa for the 1st time
Using a Sippy Cup for water
Grabbing produce as we walk through the grocery store… or sweaters off of hangers… or branches off trees… whatever those little fingers can reach.
Stands and pulls up on EVERYTHING
Shakes Head “No” (but we’re pretty sure this means “wiggle wiggle” not actually “No”)
Signs “All Done”
Says, “Dadada (Dad), Mum Mum Mum (Mom), Geeeeee (all Giraffes), Nay Nay Nay (no idea?), Boooo, Gooo, Gahhh, Blah Blah Blah, and Dug Dug Dug (Dog?).
Talks to herself while playing in a whisper voice… especially when she’s playing with something new… or staring at the Christmas Tree
Still not sleeping through the night consistently. Still frequently wants to nurse at night… sometimes multiple times, especially when she’s sick.
Generally nursing 4-5x during the day, about every 4 hours… plus one more overnight feeding (REALLY trying to eliminate this one!)
Our Christmas Card