Adeline Kate---2 Years
Favorite Foods---pizza, ice cream, all fruits, dried cranberries, noodles, peas
Favorite Books----The Great Gracie Chase, Little Critter books, all things Sandra Boynton, Where's Morris Mouse, Where the Wild Things Are, ABC books
Favorite Stuffed Toy---For a long time, this was her bunny, but that has recently been replaced by her sheep. She's also very attached to a blanket that my grandmother crocheted.
Favorite toys---BOOKS, balls, puzzles, her shopping cart, coloring, jumping house, anything with buttons that plays music
Favorite activities with daddy---Dancing, singing songs, being tossed in the air, hide and seek, riding on daddy's shoulders as he runs, general roughhousing.
Favorite activities with mommy--- helping mommy with EVERYTHING, reading books, dancing.
Cute Sayings---"I don't KNOW where it is!!! I find it (looking under the couch). There it is!" "I love you too!" "Where's Adeline? I can't find her" (mimicking us playing hide and seek with her) "No thank you, I don't like it." "Go to church and sing songs?!?" "Oh my goodness!!!"
Personality---very gentle and sweet, a rule follower (for the most part), able to rationalize and explain things to her, loves to cuddle, social
Recent things she's learned/ developmental milestones---Alphabet song, holds writing utensils appropriately to color, talks mostly in sentences, counts to 10, knows shapes and colors, improved abilities with puzzles, beginning to pretend.
Nighttime routine---Bedtime between 7 and 7:30. Some nights mommy gives you a bath. Mommy changes you. You kiss mommy goodnight. You are given your paci to sleep. Daddy reads you books, prays with you, sings a song or two, rocks you, and lays you down.