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27 February, 2009

Sitting Demo

Matilda demonstrates her ability to (sort of) sit.

26 February, 2009

Sitting pretty

Matilda practices her sitting. Still a bit wobbly.

Thanks to Missy for the cute brown outfit.

25 February, 2009

How now

Brown cow.

24 February, 2009

Rice cereal & sweet potatoes

Matilda's first few official bites of rice cereal and sweet potatoes. Thanks to Grandma for feeding Matilda.

Peas and carrots are next.

23 February, 2009

Daddy shows Matilda a tulip during tummy time.

Mati quickly grabs the flower and decides if she should take a bite.

22 February, 2009


Mati enjoyed spending the day with Auntie T and Grandma at the Farmer's Market and dog beach.

21 February, 2009


Matilda successfully ate some solids today after two weeks of practice.

20 February, 2009


Although we are not having great success with solids, Matilda likes gnawing on her alligator.

19 February, 2009

6-month check-up

Another photo shoot at the doctors.
Matilda only cried for a few minutes following her 6-month shots.
All of these pics were taken while waiting for the doctor.

18 February, 2009

So excited

Matilda sits up well when we prop her up with blankets. She then gets so excited and falls over.

17 February, 2009

Flowers from Daddy

Matt gave Mati and me flowers for Valentines. Matilda wanted to eat them.

16 February, 2009

Valentine hearts

Matilda keeps warm with her heart hoodie on Valentines Day.

Speaking of hearts....

14 February, 2009

Happy Valentines!

Happy hearts day from our little bunny.

13 February, 2009

Bath time

After an attempt at rice cereal, it was time for a bath.

12 February, 2009


Matilda enjoys playing in her gym.

She gets so excited!

11 February, 2009

So sleepy

Long day. Wish I could nap.

10 February, 2009

Another favorite

This goes with the previous two pics.

09 February, 2009

Favorite pics

A couple of my new favorite photos.

08 February, 2009

Mati & moo cow

Matilda tries out her highchair with moo cow in preparation for her first food.

07 February, 2009

Blurry baby

Mati gets so excited in her carrier. Her waving arms and legs are a blur. Many thanks to Katie for giving us the Baby Bjorn.

06 February, 2009

Hardware store

Matilda enjoys going to the local hardware store with Dad.

Soon, she'll be roofing and painting just like I used to do with my Dad.

Maybe we'll wait until she can walk before giving her a paintbrush.

04 February, 2009

Happy 6 months!

Matilda is half a year, 26 weeks, or 183 days old.

Happy Birthday, Mati!

Just 6 more months until cake.

03 February, 2009

To the Golden Gate

Another walk, this time to the Golden Gate Bridge.
Matilda slept during all but the first and last 20 minutes of our walk.

02 February, 2009

I'm feeling lucky

Matilda feels lucky until she realizes that it's bedtime.

01 February, 2009

Tummy time faces

During tummy time, Matilda makes many cute faces.