S: Mason Fisher Voll
FC: Mason Fisher Voll March 22 2011 10:24 pm ~ 6lb 13 oz ! | 1 day old | 4.5 months | 8 months | 1 year
1: The Birth Cramping discomfort starting after eating KFC for lunch . Stronger contractions around 6pm becoming regular around 7:00. Called midwife when contractions where 4-5 minutes apart. Midwives arrived just before 9 and set up for the homebirth. Tom supported through all contractions. Becky and Tom used tips from hypnobirthing, Acupressure points and various positions including the ball, Lying and standing during contractions. | 34 weeks
2: Mason was born at 10:24pm and placed directly on Becky's belly. Tom cut the cord. Mason had his first poo right on his mommy's tummy within the first hour of birth. There were 2 midwives, Naomi and Erin, as well as a delivery doctor from St. Joe's hospital that attended the birth.
3: Ashley came to take care of Aurora. Aurora slept through most of the labour until Becky got loud during the pushing stage and woke her up. Aurora played down stairs with Ashley saying ‘momma’ and ‘baby. She seemed to know what was going on. The midwives packed up and the 4 of us were tucked into bed after midnight.
5: Day 1
6: Day 3
7: First Visitors - Grandma, Grandpa & Aunt Stephanie
8: 1 Week - Nana and Papa
9: First Outing - High Park Zoo March 30
10: Our little Mason Boy | March 31 | April 4
11: April 10
12: 1 Month
19: 2 Months | Starting to grab things
20: G G Fisher's 95th Birthday
22: 4 Months First Food
23: Bayfield August 2011
24: 5 Months | Crawling
25: Loves to Jump | High Park Train Ride
26: 6 Months | Sitting Up
27: 7 Months
30: Pulling up and Cruising
31: 8 Months
35: First Christmas
38: clearing out the shoe rack
39: January | playing in the pots
45: Dearest Siblings
47: Mason's Jokester Face
50: First Birthday Party | 1 Year Old
51: Eating Birthday Cake!
56: Changes Week 1 and 2 Good little baby. No big cries. Sleeps/Feeds 2-4 hours. Week 3 and 4 Good little baby. No big cries. Sleeps/Feeds 2-4 hours. Chilled out little guy. A little jitter bug. Always moving and seeming like he's trying to get at something or tell you something. Week 5 Smiley baby. Goes to sleep from awake. Lets Aurora smother him with ‘love. Sleeps 4-5 hours once a night. 2 Months: Happy, calm, chilled out. Always moving around, starting to role. Lots of smiles and ‘coos. Sleeps 4-5 hours once a night. Bats at the hanging things on his floor mat and chair. (He likes the big yellow hanging fish.) Week 9: Starting to put his weight on his legs. Very alert and loves to move. 3 Months: getting very chatty with coo and squeaks and ‘yells. Lots of smiles. Sleeps 4-5 hours once a night. 4 months: rolling all over the place. “crawling” by rolling and stretching and shoving himself around. Can move across the floor. Says his consonants within his babble. ‘g’, ‘m’, ‘l’, ‘w’, ‘h’. Loves jumping – in jumper and when holding. Always on the move. Very happy. Eats cereals. 5 months: crawling by pulling on his elbows. Always on the the move. Very happy and aware. Sleeps 10 hours with a night cap feeding but wakes up when loses his soother. Finding his voice – chatting, squealing and yelling. Loves watching Aurora and Mr. Noodle. Eats vegetables, cereals and chicken.
57: Changes 7 months: Sits up and crawls all over. Good eater. Shakes head “no” to rub noses/ interact/ play with you. Knows more and more exactly what he wants. 8 months: Feeds himself bite size pieces with hands. Pulls himself into stand. Cruises. Took away night cap and sleeps from ~ 7:30- 6:15. Rejecting soother and bottle. Babbles. Claps hands. Dances (‘bobs’) Kisses. Wonderful. 9 months: 9.5 taking steps alone! Points to things he wants and directions he wants to go. 10 months: says “vroom” (more like Buuuu) when playing/driving toy cars. Starting to use spoon on own (still breastfeeding 4times a day). Says moo and blows air for a horse sound. Looks at you while dropping food on the floor and then stares you down when told‘no. 11 months: peed on potty. Walking. Becoming a character. Enjoys music, playing with Aurora, being on the move, baths, sand and Mr. Noodle. Happy baby.
58: Weight March 22: 6lb 13oz Head: 33 cm Length: 52cm March 25: 6lb 7oz March 29: 7lb 0oz April 6: 8lb 0oz April 21: 10lb 6oz May 5: 11lb 10oz Head 39cm Length 59.5cm June 17: 14lb 2 oz Head 41cm Length 63.5cm August 24: 16lb 5oz Head 43cm Length 67.5cm October 25: 18.5 lb Length 68.5cm December 9: Head 45.1cm January 11 2012 20.5 lb Firsts Smile: April 19th. Likes to smile when people stick out their tongue. Words: kinds of words: 9 months said keykey’for the kitty. 10 months says‘bruuuu’for vroom all the time. Moving: May 25 rolled from back onto side. June 16 rolled over from front to back June 17 rolled over from back to front 5 months – crawls 7 months – sits up 8 months – pulls in to stand 9 months – taking steps alone! – 9.5 will let go of objects to walk to a close object