January 31, 2009

1/30/09 Apparently life is too bland

Before bed, Quinn was exploring the spice cabinent. We usually let her smell the different spices, and try them in small amounts if she is interested. She ate more then a teaspoon of seasoning blend (salt, black pepper, sugar, onion, and other spices) - straight.

January 29, 2009

1/29/09 Wow, sentences

This morning, Quinn tells Zoe, the dog "Zoe, go find the squirrel."
(Zoe has a squirrel that squeaks that she likes to play fetch with.)
This was an amazing sentence for Quinn to say, and we very clear and understandable.

January 27, 2009

1/27/09 2 and 3 word sentences

Quinn is saying sentences like "Daddy move", "Daddy sit", "Daddy food".
The last one is referring to the fact that I should be eating with her.

1/27/09 Creative Limit Testing

What a creative solution! Quinn was told "no banging the fork, only stabbing [the food]." So she stabs a pear and proceeds to bang the pear.

January 25, 2009

1/25/09: Testing Limits

Today, we actively started testing limits. Pointed to forbidden item - said "no" - then proceeded to grab it while looking directly at me while smiling.

January 09, 2009

1/09/09 Dinner Discovery

Quinn ate cauliflower and cheddar soup, spicy salsa, General Tsos, and egg and spinich cassorle this weekend. All because we started dinner at 5:15 instead of 6:30