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10 Months....




Nolan Elijah is 10 months old today! Oh my, what a terrific joy and blessing he continues to be! This little man has been taking small steps (4-5) on his own for the last couple of days and has been climbing for awhile. He loves the steps and climbs up onto the fireplace mantle and couch all by himself. He loves to "couch-climb" up the back and look out the windows. He has 4 teeth with another poking thru on the bottom. He prefers to eat on his own and pretty much loves anything. :) He still isn't big on juices and mostly drinks water in his sippy cup. He is such a content and happy baby which is a HUGE answer to the prayers I was praying as we were preparing to adopt again. Thank you Lord!! He mimics us and will do what the other kids are doing with their toys. His happiest times are when he is in the throes of our family chaos. When the kids are outside playing he isn't quite himself but as soon as their noise and chaos comes back into the house he gets all excited and happy again and is right in the middle of whatever they are doing, much to their chagrin. LOL! We are trying to soak in every delightful minute with him and every new thing he does is greeted by whoops and hollers by the rest of the family. I think he's liking being the baby among 6.....so many kisses...so little time. LOL!

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Kim said…
He's is such a handsome little guy!! Sounds like he is keeping you movin'. We never thought we would be having so much fun with little ones again. LOL! They are going to keep us young! I'm glad to see everyone is doing well. Please tell Sean I said hello.
Tereasa said…
Oh, how I miss my baby days!!
Dorsey said…
These are just the cutest pictures. Love the hat. You can tell he's loving being out in the great outdoors. It's hard to believe he's almost a year old.

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