Thursday, October 09, 2008
13 months




The big news is that Britta and Jack are walking! Jack has been taking steps and practicing a lot and we thought he would beat her, but last Saturday, Britta just took off. She still crawls more than she walks, but she is going! Jack is walking 6-10 steps at a time. It's pretty cool to see.

Drake's first word was "mama" and he uses it a lot! Britta says mama and dada, but it's still not totally clear if she's using them in the right way. I swear she said "gooter" to scooter the other day when we were taking a walk. She said it more than once, but I just can't be sure. Jack says "nonononono" when he wants something. They all wave hi and bye and have all known their own names for a few months now.

Drake has 11 teeth and is working on 5 or 6 more. Poor little guy. Jack still has 6 and Britta 8. They've all been extra cranky this week and now David is sick. The boys have runny noses, so I think they have probably been feeling yucky. Maybe I'm getting sick, too, because everything just seems harder this week. Still a million times easier than where we were last year at this time.

Babies are waking.
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