Thursday, June 3, 2010

4 months

 

Alternatively titled: “HELLLLOOOOO Ladies!”

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Dear Isaac,

Today you are four months old.

And a whopping 20 pounds!  (Average 9-10 month old…)

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You are busting the seams out of your 6-12 month clothes, and settling comfortably into the 12-18 month size.

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Could you slow down a little, please?  I love babies and you are getting so big so fast!

 

I took you to the doctor today.  You were so cranky last night (up. all. night) that I was convinced that you had an ear infection.

Not so much.

Just a little stuffy nose. (which makes you KIND OF a chubby little wimp…)

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When you were younger, I would always tell people how GOOD you were.  It was one of the first things I would say.  “Oh, Isaac is SOOOO good/easy.”

Well, not so much anymore.

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I love you anyway, you know, but let’s just say you are starting to “assert yourself.”  In other words, if you are not strapped to mommy, with a full belly, and being walked around following Joseph or being visually stimulated in some way… you are NOT having it! (read: crying hysterically)

Also, the sleeping through the night thing has gone out the window.  You, little smartie pants, have discovered- why sleep through the night when I can be fed every three hours* in the arms of my mother?

*or constantly from 3 am on, depending on how tired mommy is…

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But you are a great napper.

And SO smiley.

And the cutest 20 pounder I know.

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I love you SO much.

Now please start sleeping more.  A stuffy nose isn’t THAT bad…

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11 comments:

Jenners said...

Look at Mr. Chubby McChubbington Cute Pants!!!

And I love that you called your 4-month-old a wimp! You are a mother after my own heart!

Jen said...

LOL! Seriously. Love this chubby baby of yours.

And WOW, I don't think Hayden who started out at 10lbs 10oz was that big at 4 months.

Perhaps are your boobies making cream? ;)

T Rex Mom said...

WOW!!!

Serious cuteness in a seriously cute diaper.

And that profile photo - I can see some Joseph in him.

He is a whole baby bigger than our 4 1/2 month old!

~~Mel~~ said...

Cuteness overload!!!

Maureen said...

WELCOME BACK CAITLIN...and thank you for taking such good care of that little "ladies man" He is a charmer to be sure and I can't wait to plant a kiss on those squishy cheeks!!!

Nina said...

That big smile is just to cute! What a little chubber he is, I love chubby babies. I had that child who started off sleeping so well and then it stopped and we were up all night for a long time. Hopefully you are just going through a short phase.

ter@waaoms said...

he just makes you wanna "pinch an inch!" :)

(now if only we all looked so adorable with fat rolls.... )

Mommy of M's said...

He is TOO Cute!

britney said...

OH...MY...GOSH!! That made my day! Thank you! And by the way, he weighs the same as Garrett now and Garrett will be 10 months tomorrow.

suzy said...

So cute!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! what fancy diapers, p.s.! get some sleep kiddo.

septembermom said...

What a cutie pie!!