Here are Ellie's stats from her 4 Month checkup:
* She got the same shots as her 2 month checkup, 2 shots and an oral dose vaccine
* She got the approval to start rice or wheat cereal
* She can bear weight on her legs well, and can start sitting up with assistance well
* The next appointment will be her 6 month checkup, December 17th
Here is what Ellie has been up to this past month:
I think her hair is starting to lighten
Loving bath time!
Grandma Susan is taking care of her full time
Giggling and smiling a lot! She is a happy baby :)
Putting everything in her mouth!
She loves her Daddy! She smiles and usually stares at him the most.
Sitting up well while she is propped up!
Sporting her new headbands-they are still a little big. And her eyes are still blue!
She can bring her hands together now.
She loves playing with her feet and she is starting to bat at things and put them in her mouth.
New activity center so she can play
Play date with Annabelle who is 6 months here and Ellie is 3 1/2 months
Other facts about Ellie:
*She still wears a size 2 diaper
*She wears 6 months clothes- they fit her because she is so long but doesn't fill them out!
*She still wakes up around 3 am each night but will fall back asleep with the pacifier. I will usually have to feed her around 4:30 but she will fall back asleep until Garrett gets her up in the morning