Miles's dexterity continues to develop, as he slowly becomes more aware of his fingers and the potential housed within them. Case in point: tonight he started figuring out how to deliberately make a fist, then punch his opposing palm with it. You know, like one'a them tough guys.
It seems like Miles's muscle control and dexterity are improving exponentially with each passing day. He's able to grab objects, move his body to snag items that are beyond his reach, and pass items from hand to hand. Over the last week, Miles has really gotten into smacking things. His leg, his belly, my face...he … Continue reading Day 185
This little boy has been in our lives for six months today! Just 35 more of these increments and he'll be headed off to college!
About a week ago, Jaclyn became aware of a professional development opportunity in Denver, Colorado. "It's in October!" she said. Sounded like a great chance for a family trip to me. Jaclyn soon offered one small correction. "It's actually next week." Ample planning be damned; today we woke up at the crack of dawn and … Continue reading Day 164: Baby’s First Flight!
We finally captured Miles rolling over, in all his triumphant glory, on video! And at the end of the video...well I frankly don’t know what the heck he’s doing.
Miles is finally starting to get a solid handle on rolling over, an event we commemorated with a new onesie: Miles's burgeoning penchant for rolling has also allowed him to explore new ways to sleep. For instance, he has recently enjoyed thrashing about all night until he's moved from the center of the Pack 'n' … Continue reading Day 145
Given the okay by his pediatrician, today marked Miles's first encounter with solid(ish) food. Mixed with some good, home-grown boobie juice, we attempted to feed Miles some of that baby oatmeal I was wondering about the other day. The results were...well...see for yourself.