Dylan, here are some milestones at 18 months:
-You are becoming highly independent! You want to do everything by yourself!
-You are communicating your wants and desires more fluently with your words!
-"See him, Pop" told me this on the way to their house
-"Righ thea" (Right there) this is how you point things out to us!
-You are using your helping verbs these days!
-"He-pin" (helping) You like to help mommy do the "launin" (laundry)
-"Lo-vin" (loving) You say this followed by someone's name and you give a big hug!
-"See-pin" (sleeping) You think dogs and people are always asleep!
-You love animals and you love the zoo!
-"Buwds" (birds) they always say "teet-teet"
-Yes, you still pitch fits every once in a while!
-You LOVE playing with "stick-as" (stickers) Our budding artist!
-You are going through a phase of being a picky eater, mainly at lunch, which is hard for mommy because you usually eat ANYTHING!
-Knows his "bown" and "geen" crayons!
-You no longer walk places, you RUN!!!!!!
-Your coordination is improving! You can stomp your feet, and you are getting the hang of puzzles!
-You honestly will repeat anything we say, and you will say something that we didn't even think you knew about! Such a smart boy!
-Other fun words:
"coman" (penguin) and you can "wad-u, wad-u" like a penguin, too!
"hammy mammy" (Handy Manny)
"dis" (this) telling us "this" is what he wants
-We say, See you later!, Dylan says "A-ga-ga-gu" (Alligator)
-He can say his own name, pronounced correctly mind you! He recognizes himself in pictures and in the mirror. It's not just a "baby" anymore!
*PLEASE PAUSE THE MUSIC BOX ON THE LEFT TO ENJOY THE VIDEOS BELOW!
Like I said, he loves "stick-as", Mickey, and friends! 2-28-11
Dylan was pulling out all the stops today! He enjoyed looking at his new placemat, and learning where he lives! Sweet voice! 3-1-11
This boy is loads of fun! He makes me tired by the end of the day, but it is oh so worth it! Happy 1 1/2 birthday Dylan Thomas!