M is Three

My little big girl,

I'm not allowed to call you my baby anymore, according to you. "I'm a BIG GIRL, Mama" is the response, and when I try to explain that you're still my baby you firmly disagree, aided by the fact that there is an actual baby waiting in my belly. Maybe a month ago you came and laid down beside me after your bath...

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Threenagers and Big Girls

I first heard the "threenager" term when M was about two years old, from an acquaintance we ran into while shopping. We were talking about the challenges of parenting older kids -- when I mentioned M was starting to have some fairly staunchly-held opinions, she told me all about threenagers. I still didn't really know what we were in for, but...

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M at 2.5 Years

This kid is already two and a half! If you ask her she'll tell you she's six, though. Or "a little adult." When I look back, it's impressive how much she's already changed since age two.

Stats:

I don't think she's cracked 30 pounds, yet. She's creeped up a few pounds, based on the random scale-stepping she does at home,...

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Growing Up: Cloth Diapers and Breastfeeding

I know my topics are all over the place, here. Part of my do what you're gonna do and be yourself idea for 2016 includes blogging about whatever strikes my fancy on whatever schedule/non-schedule is feasible. So we're jumping into some parenting stuff!

M seems to be growing up so very fast. She is definitely a little girl now, not...

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