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June 27, 2006

Sticks and Standing

Hello, everyone.
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How are things going? Life here is pretty good.

Dad and I went to the park and I had fun with this stick.
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Abracadabra! On the count of three, you will turn into a toad!

Hey, I think there's something wrong with this magic wand.
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It doesn't seem to do anything exciting.

I've learned a new skill.
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No, it's not putting my fingers in my mouth...

It's standing!
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Check it out, I can pull myself up to a standing position so that I can gnaw on the side of my playpen.

Standing up is great!
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It's really changing my perspective. Watch out, I'll be walking before you know it!

Posted by thil0020 at 7:37 PM

June 18, 2006

And you thought spaghetti was a messy meal...

This is what chicken parmesan looks like when I'm done with it.
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I had to spend a few extra minutes in the Baby Jacuzzi after this episode. Whew!

Posted by thil0020 at 11:37 AM

June 16, 2006

I'm Serious About Spaghetti

Mom made spaghetti for dinner the other night. I really enjoyed it.
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It takes a lot of concentration to get this messy.

I've been doing a lot of pointing too.
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I'm not quite sure what I'm pointing at here, but I'm pretty impressed with my pointing skills.

Hmmm. What do we have here?
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It appears that I have some sort of red saucy substance all over my hands.

This requires further investigation. Let's see what happens when I put my finger in my mouth.
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Yep! It's spaghetti sauce, just as I suspected.

I spent a lot of time at the shop with Dad this week. I helped him run some errands and I also helped him sell some bicycles.
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I put just as much thought into recommending bicycles as I do into choosing which cracker to eat next.

Today it was really hot outside. Mom took me to the park so that I could hang out with some of my friends.
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I had a lot of fun trying to ride this bicycle. I wonder if Dad would consider selling me a sweet ride like the one I'm checking out here?

I had a few introspective moments today in the grass.
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This is nice.

When I was finished contemplating my navel and other such things, I decided to crawl back over to Mom.
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I had to adjust my crawling style since the grass really tickled my knees.

After the park, I went home and had a snack.
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Please be sure to check out my teeth in this photo. They're getting really big!

Now that I am one and over 20 pounds, I can ride facing forward in my carseat.
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I didn't mind riding backwards, but it sure is more fun now that I can see where I am going!

Posted by thil0020 at 8:48 PM

June 7, 2006

Z is for Zoo

I went to the zoo last week.
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This is a giraffe. But you probably knew that.

And the flamingos.
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I really like to watch the flamingos.
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Evidently, all the animals in this zoo have really long necks.

Sometimes Mom and Dad put me in the Pack 'n' Play while they're getting meals ready in the kitchen.
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If I have enough toys in there with me, I can have a great time.

I learned that I can make funny faces by pressing against the mesh.
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It gets better.

How about this attractive mug?
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Hard to resist.

This one is my best.
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It took a couple tries to get this one just right.

The Pack 'n' Play is good for doing a lot of fun stuff.
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Even though it's sort of a little baby jail, it's not so bad.

Posted by thil0020 at 9:55 PM