Today, our little boy is 9-months old.
Holy crap, where did the time go? It seems like only yesterday that we were bringing the smiley-faced guy home from the hospital.
Yep, today is the mark in his life where he has been out as long as he was in. Way to go bud.
Congrats to mom and dad as well, who like many others before us, has survived the first 9 months of our baby’s life.
Well, today Charlie boy turns 8-months old. Wow. It only seems like yesterday he was a tiny 8-pound baby boy still wondering where the hell he was.
It has been a wild ride so far and I have been lucky enough to be glued at the hip to this guy for the last two months.
Happy 8 months Charlie boy.
This is a follow-up to the post called – Help, We Have A Two-Hour Charlie. First thanks to those who left comments offering up advice and sharing some war stories of their own.
So to update you since we had that stretch of little sleep and feedings every two hours, I can say, things have gotten better. I say better because it certainly is not worse. Things are ideal yet but we are certainly managing much better.
Three things have been added into the mix since.
1. Rice cereal.
2. Formula before bed.
3. Dad is taking his turns putting the baby to bed.
So we started with rice cereal every night just before we had dinner. He loves it. Could not be more happy. We have actually started giving it to him for breakfast as well. So that is two bowls of cereal per day.
We also introduced formula over the weekend. So, the story with that is pretty funny. We had guests on the weekend, the in-laws, and of course that meant having extra help.
This is one of the many faces of our 2-month old. What would you call this expression?