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No News Really Is Good News, We Promise

It seems like every few months we’re apologizing for the lack of updates. This is another one of those times. We’ve been really busy. New job, new house soon (!), lots of packing, and just getting a lot of Big … Continue reading

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Benjamin steps up

With Mom and Dad watching, Benjamin climbed the stairs from our first floor to our second, just moments ago. The entire flight of stairs. Effortlessly. Mom was right there with him, baiting him with a stack of papers placed several … Continue reading

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Mom gets some sugar…

Mom was quite impressed by Benjamin tonight. They were both on the living room floor. She said something to him, and he crawled over to her, climbed up so he could reach her face with his own, kneeling, and gave … Continue reading

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All fours…left, right, left… yes!

Benjamin is crawling! :) OK, it’s still not totally coordinated, but the last several days, he’s been very consciously and correctly applying left-right leg motions to his crawling. No more wonky bunny-hopping and falling over…or, well, not as much… He’s … Continue reading

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Transitions…

So we’re sitting with Benjamin this evening playing, and he’s on his stomach, then on his back, flipping around, etc, having a great time. As we’ve mentioned recently, he’s been trying soooo hard to sit up from a hands-and-knees position… … Continue reading

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Peekaboo!

Looks like Benjamin has started to understand hiding-then-reappearing faces. Just this past weekend, he was laughing his head off… It was the first time we’ve noticed it, and we’ve been testing him off and on pretty regularly to see when … Continue reading

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