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Baby and TV.

Children under age 2 should not watch TV or videos. Too much TV may negatively affect early brain development. So sayeth Kaiser Permanente, following the advice of? the American Academy of Pediatrics. In fact, pundits have been saying for years how detrimental television is to young minds. But this is old news. A study entitled […]

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A mighty neck.

Here’s the latest new thing: Theo is trying to sit up on his own. For the past couple of weeks, I’ve been impressed by T’s ability to sit upright on my thigh when lightly supported by my hands on his back and tummy. About a week ago, I noticed that when he is leaning back—in […]

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Theo is 3 months old today.

To celebrate, here are two videos from today. Theo has learned how to hold on tight with his arm wrapped around mine. Theo likes Talking Heads. He gets a little help from Mommy, but sometimes he has some impressive moves. Thanks to hubby Vlady for videography.

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Chronicle of Facebook status updates.

I started this blog because Facebook status updates were just not enough to truly express the wonder and frustrations of life with baby. However, I thought this would be a good place to retrieve and more permanently capture those fleeting Facebook bites. Without further ado: Our 2-year anniversary is Monday. I should deliver the baby […]

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Humming and looking.

Here are the latest new things: Theo spent a lot of time today humming. It would start with an open mouth, but then he’d close it and the sound came out as HUH-mmmmmmmm. The other new thing is that I’m pretty sure I saw him looking at his own hands. Daddy had propped him up […]