Category Archives: Jackson’s Milestones

Jackson says

Jackson has become quite the talker. I started trying to write down the words he knows, but honestly he knows so many, and learns more each day, that I won’t be able to list them all. He is an enthusiastic … Continue reading

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Baby boy gets his first haircut ūüė≠

I’ve been holding out on this, folks.  The first haircut is a big milestone, and Jackson has these darling baby curls, and once you cut them they are gone.  Sigh.  The boys are in a wedding this weekend, and I … Continue reading

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Family hike Friday 

 

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The 18-month checkup 

Sweetie heart is one healthy guy! He weighs in at 27 pounds, 6 ounces. His motor skills are all on par for his age, his speech is a little bit behind the curve, however. His doctor wasn’t too worried, as … Continue reading

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Vote!

I loved taking the kids to the polling place with me. It was a great way to foster a conversation about how our democracy works. Jacob and I went through the ballot this morning and (with one exception) read each … Continue reading

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Jackson’s Wild One Party

I am just so happy with how this party turned out! When thinking about themes for Jackson’s big “1,” I was thinking about the day before he was born that Jacob and I went on a special errand to buy … Continue reading

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A gift for Jackson

The wrapping paper was lovingly decorated by Jacob.  I suppose you may want to know what it is…

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First steps

Jackson took two steps yesterday! Happily chasing bubbles in the front yard, on July 1, 2016. He’s been a standing machine, so I am quite surprised he has held out this long, but we all knew it would happen someday. … Continue reading

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So close

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Jackson is 11 months old

Well..it’s amazing that I am getting this post out before June 30 when Jackson will be one year old. I have been busy and behind, and Jackson himself is not fond of my computer time. Without further ado, pictures of … Continue reading

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