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Sabrina – 4 months

Well, here we are…Sabrina is almost 5 months old, and I’m just getting around to posting her 4 month update!  #woops #secondchildproblems  This pretty much tells you how life has been lately…I feel like I’ve been in survival mode between working full-time, loving on my family, and trying to keep us all healthy at the same time (next to impossible!).  So, here is a little bit about Miss Sabrina at 4 months old (or so) 🙂

Stats: At your 4-month check-up, you weighed 14 pounds, 2 ounces (50 percentile).  You are 24.75” long (60 percentile).  We had to skip your 4-month shots because you came down with your first ear infection.  You will get them at the end of the month when big sister has her 4-year check up!

Wearing: Mostly size 6 month clothes, although a few 3 month items still fit.  Still wearing size 2 diapers, but we will switch to size 3 when they are gone.

Eating/Sleeping: You are eating about 6 oz. every 3 hours.  You are still waking up once per night – usually around 3 to 3:30 a.m.  You’ve been waking Corinne up in the middle of the night as well, so we’ve had many family parties at 3 a.m. 😉

Nicknames: Brina, Brina baby

This has been a big month for you, Sabrina girl!  You love to be up and see the world – your rock ‘n play is no longer on your favorites list 😉  You are a big cuddler – you love to be held when you are awake.  Your big sister absolutely captivates you – you will watch her every move, listen to her, and give her huge gummy smiles!  Your eyes are the clearest, prettiest blue color, and your strawberry blonde-ish hair is just adorable!   We just love your sweet, gentle spirit.

In your fourth month, you:

  • Had some trouble with a stuffy nose, and rounded out your fourth month with your first ear infection. So sad!
  • Had a fun Valentine’s Day party with your cousins at Grandma and Grandpa Holcomb’s house
  • Went to your first cookout at our friends, the Bardy’s, house. Yes, your first cookout was in February!

You love:

  • Watching people talk, and cooing/gurgling back
  • Rocking in your rocking chair with mommy or daddy
  • Your big sister
  • Being held

You don’t love:

  • Not being held when you are awake
  • Waiting too long for bottles when you are hungry
  • Having snot sucked out of your nose – can’t blame ya there, girl!

Here’s to another month of watching you grow, sweet girl.  We love you!

four month photo dump

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