Jan 30: Starts to make “vroom” noises when pushing anything around the floor – examples – popcorn container, boxes, my shoe.
Jan 29: Weaned. Mommy’s heart breaks a little, but it was clearly his decision.
Jan 28: Starts to make “vroom” noises when pushing his cars around the floor.
January: Demonstrates excellent immune system by not getting strep when everybody else in the house is laid low by it.
December 16: Climbs into brown chair unassisted (also dives off it onto cushions).
December 16: Makes first sign – asked for “more” when being fed blueberries on the ferry. Repeated sign at snack time when asking for more Chinese noodles.
December 15: Clapped on demand several times.
December 4: Lay down in bathtub on belly
December 3: Sat on Santa’s lap
December 1: First molar
November 28: Span in a circle until he fell down.
November 18: First Birthday party!
November 15: Getting pretty good at eating with a spoon
November 13: Tooth #5
November 12: Walked backwards
November 10: Grabbed mom’s leg to hide behind
November 5: First raspberry blowing
November 3: Walking more than crawling
October 31: Superman for his first Halloween
October 30: Added “mamama” to his growing repertoire of sounds
October 19: First steps! Also beginning of tooth grinding
October 17: Starts using bottle to pour bath water onto the floor
October 8: Climbed first set of stairs
October 5: First plane ride (Rocktober in Saskatoon!)
Sept 28: Can drop to a squat and stand back up, unsupported
September 20: Circumnavigated coffee table – turned all four corners while walking and holding on with only one hand
September 14: Clapped hands
September 11: Starts using “ba” sound – first consonant!
August 28: Top right tooth pops through
August 27: Mommy and Daddy get married!
August 25: Starts putting objects into other objects
August 8: Starts letting go while standing to balance for a few seconds
August 5: Slept through the night! (only the once…)
July 30: Starts standing on tippytoes to reach things
July 4: Pulls himself up on the bookshelf
June 22: Gets into sitting position unaided
June 18: First across-the-room long distance crawl – at Omi’s house.
June 15: Second tooth – bottom left
June 14: First tooth – bottom right
May 21: Happy 6th Month Birthday! Un-crawling begins
May 20: First time on a swing and slide
May 19: Sitting up reliably well, up on knees (yikes!)
May 17: Started napping in crib
May 16: First solid food
May 3: First time swimming in pool. Sleep training begins
April 26: 70cm, 19 lbs
April 25: Tristan starts sleeping in the nursery
March 30: Rolled over from back to stomach for first time (at yoga class).
March 27: Move into new apartment
March 24: Eyes start changing colour – brown streaks show up.
March 22: 18lb 2 oz
March 20: Eyes finally clear up for good.
March 15: Too long for infant bucket seat – graduates to big-boy seat.
Feb 26: First proper laugh, first bottle.
Feb 21: Three months old! He has good head control, but both eyes continue to be very yellow and goopy. 66.5 cm and 16lb 13oz.
Feb 14: First cold
Feb 7: Started grabbing things on purpose (hair dryer cord)
Jan 25: First vaccinations.
Jan 18: First on-purpose and responsive smile
Dec 29: Cory and Pierre-Paul’s wedding, Tristan voted cutest baby there.
Dec 16: Tristan’s first ferry trip – we go to the island
Dec 15: 1st doctor appointment. 12lb, 3.5 oz. Right eye has been very goopy – tear duct blocked
Dec 7: First fussy night – colic begins. 😦
Dec 2: Umbilical stump comes off
Nov 30: Tristan back up almost to birth weight (11lb 1 oz), so we can stop supplementing.
Nov 24: Home from hospital
Nov 23: Tristan loses more than 10% of his birth weight, so formula supplementation begins.
Nov 21: Tristan is born! 6:05 pm. 11lbs 4.5 oz, 22 ¾ inches, born by C-section, after an attempted induction put him in cardiac distress.
Nov 9: Due date
Nov 5: Angie has ECV (external cephalic version) to flip Tristan back the right way round.
Nov 2: Tristan flips footling breech