On the move [VIDEO]

This evening, Marti and myself were at Oma’s house, and Ellie had been playing on the floor for a while by herself. Oma started throwing the ball to her, and when it was out of Ellie’s reach, she assumed the position of crawling (as she had done many times before), only this time, she edged one leg forward, and then the other, and repeated the process. She seemed to get the hang of it pretty quickly!

So while she’s been “scooting” for 4-6 weeks, she just started crawling today after 10.5 months. So, tonight, I’m in the process of installing baby gates… Continue reading “On the move [VIDEO]”

Ellie having a giggling fit [VIDEO]

This is one of my favourite videos of Ellie so far, and the reason that I enjoy being a parent so much. It’s hard to explain to someone who’s not a parent, because I never got it before either, but being able to do this with your kid is pretty magical. Continue reading “Ellie having a giggling fit [VIDEO]”