Sunday, February 7, 2010

7 Months (a tad late)


So I realize I'm a couple of weeks behind, but I still wanted to document their milestones/accomplishments for 7 months.

Ethan....

-Sits up completely alone and very steady.
-Can lean backwards onto James or I (like a 45 degree angle) and sit up straight by himself
-Still tries to sit upright from any laying or angled position. (bouncy seat/carseat/stroller)
-Puts everything in his mouth and chews like crazy
-Has his two front bottom teeth
-Holds bottle all by himself, unless he feels lazy :)
-Scoots as if trying to crawl while on belly
-Reaches for toys just out of his reach
-Passes toys back and forth between hands
-Loves Food!!! (have made it through all stage 1 foods with no dislikes)
-Reaches for big people food and drinks
-Learning to hold sippy cup
-Babbles and says mamamama and dadadada
-Loves playing in the bathtub
-Reaches for you when you ask "want up?"
-Reaches for Lucas with both hands/pulls Lucas' hair
-In 6-9 month clothing
**Since I'm a few weeks late I have a few more things to add that he's done in the last week.
-Rolls onto his belly in his crib
-Sleeps on his belly in his crib sometimes
-Rolls from back to belly and belly to back
-Started stage 2 foods
-Can stand alone while putting hands against couch


Lucas.....

-Sits up on his on but can sometimes be unstable and wobbly
-Scoots backwards while on his belly
-Pulls his knees up under his belly in an attempt to crawl
-Reaches for toys just out of his reach
-Passes toys back and forth between hands
-Reaches for big people food and drinks
-Learning to hold sippy cup
-Puts his fist and thumb in his mouth
-Says mama and dada (but doesn't appear to associate those words with us yet)
-Reaches for the Doggy
-Turns around 180-360 degrees while on tummy
-Holds upper body up for long stretches of time while on tummy
-Rolls from back to belly & belly to back but only when the mood strikes
-Loves bathtime
-Reaches for Ethan with both hands, tries to nibble on him
-Holds out his hand when you say bye-bye
-Reaches up when you say "want up?"
-In 6-9 month clothing
**Within the last week.....
-Started stage 2 foods
-Can stand up alone when holding on to the couch

I think this is all that's going on. Mommy has been super scatterbrained this week!!!!

3 comments:

Alicea (mnbride1013) said...

Oh, they are doing so well and so darn cute! Do you still love being home with all day? I feel so very blessed that Chris is able to allow me and Kyle to do this. I feel like a broken record that I tell him so much, but I know he likes hearing it. Men and their egos, you know! :)

The Lane Family said...

They just get cuter and cuter!! I love documenting the milestones because I think as Mom's of multiples if we do not do this we will forget as we hurry to get something else done!!

By the way I LOVE your header is is awesome!!

Josh+Angie Holcomb said...

Ah, the boys are so smart and doing so good! Love their sweet hearts! :)