The One with Fox at 15 Months


Saturday, January 14, 2012

Another month has come and gone - making Fox 15 months old! These stats were taken last Saturday when we went to the doc to find out what was wrong with him (result: a pesky virus. He's all better now):

 Length: 32" (50-75%) 
 Weight: 23.2 pounds (25-50%) 
 Head circumference: 19.25" (75-90%)

How has Fox grown and developed in the last thirty-some-odd days?
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(This is the best "15 month" shot we got... keep reading...)

He said his first word (besides "uh oh"): "Shoes!" I'm a proud momma :) Except it sounds more like "eeesh!"

Sometimes I'll find him sitting in his room "reading" a book. It's pretty much the cutest thing in the world to see him turn the pages, point at things, and "talk." He really thinks he's reading!
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Fox is still a picky eater. Finding things for him to eat for breakfast, lunch, and dinner is a challenge every day. He'll like something for 2-3 days then never eat it again. So we're trying and experimenting with lots of new foods.
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A pacifier might as well be permanently glued in his mouth. This could be a problem.

He does this new corny laugh/smile where he throws his head back and opens his mouth real wide and laughs. Gotta get this one on video.
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We went on the "big kid" swing for the first time the other day! He loves it.
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He understands some things that we say to him. For example, I'll say, "Fox, go get your shoes!" then he'll go into his room and bring me a pair of shoes. Or I point at a toy and say, "Go get your toy!" and he'll get the one I'm pointing to. I'll say, "Go get a book and we'll turn the page!" and he'll bring me a book. I'll say, "It's bath time!" and he'll walk to the tub. Next step: Harvard. 

We've watched Toy Story 13985719865 times. He loves it. It's the only thing that calmes him down during a meltdown. 

He's in a bit of a rotten streak right now and screams and whines and bangs his head all the live long day. It's been a rough couple weeks, but hopefully he'll outgrow it soon.
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Fox loves to be outside and exploring and prefers that to any of his toys.
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We love you baby Fox!
Paige Taylor Evans © // Quinn Creatives DESIGN