Showing posts from September, 2013

one year {take two}

Kiefer Maddox Carlson.  One Year.  He made it.  More importantly, we survived too.    When reviewing the monthly progression photos below, Kiefer's first year of life can probably be summed up as:  0-6 months:   What's happening?  Where am I? | 7-12  months: HEY!  I like it here!  I like you guys! 0-1 Months: Kiefer entered the world as the teeniest baby I have ever seen.  And slept really really well.  During the day.  Only during the day. 2 Months:  See above. 3 Months:   The first non-gas related smiles surfaced.   At the risk of sounding repetitive,  the smiles were mostly at night, as he still hadn't transitioned to a normal sleep schedule. 4 Months:  Develops an amazing ability to grip all items.  His favorite object: Mom's hair.   His method: grip it and rip it. 5 Months:   Does NOT like to have any limbs moved against his will.  Which isn't bad...unless you need to change his diaper or his outfit.  Which is all. the. time.   6 Months:  Sat up