Monday, January 16, 2012

At 7 Months Jolene

At 7 months Jolene...

Has two teeth

Waves bye-bye

Likes to stand when assisted

Is awake for 2.5 to 3 hours at a time

Celebrated her first Christmas and New Years

Enjoys getting bundled up and taking walks in her stroller

Loves to eat butternut squash, pears, and oatmeal together

Dislikes green vegetables and has learned how to spit them out

Drinks from a sippy cup and a straw

Has a wonderful personality and loves to share with her Mommy and Daddy

At 6 Months Jolene

At 6 Months Jolene...

Sits up unassisted

Can roll over from her back to her belly

Started to eat solid foods (her favorite is pear puree)

Recently developed stranger anxiety

Rides in the front seat of a shopping cart

Likes to talk to Mommy and Daddy

Sleeps about 12 hours each night and normally wakes twice to eat

Can push her upper body off the ground and get onto her knees, just not at the same time

Experienced her first cold

Weighs 16 pounds 2.5 ounces (54%) and is 25.5 inches long (41%)