Thursday, July 24, 2014

A visit to Grandma and PawPaw's

Me and the girls decided to stay with my Mom last Sunday night. Her sister passed away that Saturday so I thought it would be a good way to get her mind off of things. While Riley was sleeping, we went out to let Madison see the horse and goat.


Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Happy 6 months, Riley!

Wow, 6 months?! Half a year, already! Time flies! She has gained even more personality this past month. She constantly smiles and squeals and laughs. It's the cutest thing! She's very ticklish and will squeal and squirm if you tickle her! She's started grabbing your face with both hands and pulling you into her, if you get close enough. It's really sweet! She's trying to blow raspberries and will copy you if you do it. She hasn't gotten it down pat yet but she tries so hard!

Weight- 14.75 lbs

-Wearing 3-6m and 6m clothes.
-Size 3 diapers
-tried real food this month. I have made my own oatmeal and started out with that. I also pureed some bananas and carrots and froze those in ice cube trays for meals. She has tried oatmeal, blackberries, watermelon, blueberries, refried beans, mashed potatoes, carrots and bananas. If we ever have anything I can mash up and give her(and she's awake), I let her try it. So far she has not liked bananas or carrots but liked everything else.
-trying hard to roll back to belly and has even done it a few times in her crib. She just won't do it consistently.
-also trying hard to crawl, as seen in the video below.

Bed at 7pm, wakes around 5 or 6am to eat and goes back to sleep. 
Wakes up between 8-9am for the day.
Up for 1.5 hours and naps an hour.
Up for 1.5 hours and naps anywhere from 1-3 hours.
Sometime she will wake up to eat and fall back asleep and sometimes she just wakes up.

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She's trying so hard to crawl!

Pretty in pink

I was getting ready for the day and Madison sat down and started reading to Riley. She loves her sister!

Sweet, sleeping baby snuggled up to her bear

 First time eating oatmeal with blackberries. She approves.

 First time swinging. Only interested in chewing her hand.

Does not like bananas

Baby yoga!
 Sweet girl

 Homemade oatmeal and fresh blueberries!
 First time trying a food pack. She loved it!

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Sunday Social- July 6

Social Sunday
1. What is your favorite genre of music?
My love for music is all over the place. One day I'm listening to rock like MUSE, Nirvana, Pearl Jam. Other days it's Country. Others it's easy like Adele or Train.
2. What is your favorite genre of movies?
Romantic Comedy. Girly movies.
3. Do you watch reality TV? If so what was the first show you remember watching?
 Real World. I have watched every season since the very first one.
4. Who is an actress you’d want to be BFF’s with?
Reese Witherspoon, Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Hudson all seem very down to earth and funny.
5. Who is an actor you’d be happy to be stuck on an island with?
My husband the only guy I'd want to be stuck anywhere with.