Stayed home today…

We had hoped to send Monkey to daycare for the day so I could go to work and Duhdee could finish installing the new toilet we bought this weekend as part of our ongoing remodel but the daycare was full! I ended up staying home to watch him because we NEED a toilet!

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Vacation Wrap-up.

We’re back, vacation was awesome. Duhdee spent most of his time helping work on the new house. He and Grampa got a lot done this past week. So much that before we left today we actually moved furniture in. I think “Knottacamp” is officially open for business (just don’t expect any heat or hot water just . . . → Read More: Vacation Wrap-up.

He’s learning so much…

Today started out with quite a display of Monkey’s appetite! He got up with Duhdee at 9:45 and ate some melon. I got up a half hour later and he wanted a cracker. I decided to try giving him some toast instead. He ate the toast and asked for more. I grabbed some pineapple, he ate that and asked for more. I cooked him an egg with cheese. He wanted more! I cooked him another egg with cheese and he was finally done. OMG!

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Family Reunion!

Each year my mother’s side of the family has a reunion. Since Monkey’s birth we’ve been making sure that we go each year. Today was the big day.

Monkey did really well today too, he’s not a huge fan of crowds or strangers so I was expecting that he’d be really whiny but he wasn’t. He smiled a lot and interacted with people. He even laughed when his cousin tickled him. Normally he doesn’t like anyone but Duhdee or I to touch him. I was really impressed with his behavior. I was also impressed with his eating. He ate 3 hotdogs, 1/2 a hamburger, a half serving of potato salad and about 1/2 a cupcake. Pretty impressive for a wee boy. Continue reading Family Reunion!