Today, Ellie randomly offered out her hand as if for a handshake, which made for a good 5 minutes of handshakes, introductions and giggles. Continue reading “Nice to meet you [VIDEO]”
After deciding that she’s quite good (and adorable) at saying hello, Ellie kept on playing with the word and it has possible been her favourite word of the trip (either that or “Max” or “Ace”). Continue reading “You say goodbye, I say hello [VIDEO]”
Very randomly and unexpectedly, after favouring “hi” as her salutation of choice, Ellie started mimicking the word “hello”, repeating it back to us, and then saying it to her own reflection in the mirror. Continue reading “Learning to say hello [VIDEO]”
Christmas Day was spent amongst great company, eating too much food, playing lots of games and opening presents.
All in all, it was a really enjoyable day and Ellie was on top form, making the most of the family she had around her. Continue reading “Christmas 2014”
Today, we headed over to Aunty Nicola’s house to see everyone again and to meet Granny.
We shared some Lebanese food, but more importantly, we played around with Granny, Aunty Nicola, Aunty Michelle and Max. Continue reading “Dinner at Nicola’s with Granny”
Ellie’s new fun activity is getting a blanket thrown over her head. I’m not sure if it will be easier to estimate in minutes or hours how long it will take before tears are spilled. Continue reading “Walking around with a blanket on her head [VIDEO]”
The other day, Oma decided that Moe should step in and start playing catch with Ellie, which was a huge hit! Continue reading “Playing catch with Moe [VIDEO]”
Ellie has been making a habit of visiting me for lunch once a week at work, which is really nice for me, as it breaks my day up and allows me to add a precious hour to the time I get to spend with Ellie during the week.
So today she came to see me and it’s becoming apparent just how much more of a small child than a baby she is. She looks so adorable sitting in her chair and eating food. Love her to bits!
Ellie has really enjoyed playing peekaboo lately and will randomly just cover up her eyes and wait for you to engage her. Continue reading “Playing peekaboo [VIDEO]”
Oma has figured that Ellie loves to roll around on the bed and be pulled back from crawling away. Ellie just can’t stop giggling when she does! Continue reading “Trying to escape from Oma [VIDEO]”