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Friday, June 25, 2010

levi eats cereal

Are you ready for your first bite of food Mr. Levi?
Levi thought he was pretty big stuff sitting up in the highchair.

I thought he would love cereal.

But he wasn't so sure.
Probably because it didn't taste like that ice cream 
his daddy gave him a few weeks ago.
I would be disappointed too buddy. 

And then he started fighting his daddy for the spoon.

He didn't care so much about the cereal part.


We tried again.

And even managed to get a little in his mouth.

But really he still just wanted the spoon.

We took it away from him and he wasn't very happy.

So, like good parents, we gave him what he wanted.

And then he decided he wanted the bowl too.

Levi's been eating cereal and trying a few veggies for about three weeks now.
He actually is a really good eater.
Are you surprised?

But he is very easily distracted.
He wants to hold and touch everything around him.
And he is so wiggly.
I don't think I need to worry about him getting enough to eat though.
When the first thing people say to him is,
"Wow, you are a good eater!"
or 
"Your mama must feed you well."
I think he is doing just fine!

25 Comments:

Blogger The Wilson's said...

too cute, you're pictures are great!

June 25, 2010 at 9:43 AM  
Blogger Tara said...

ha ha. he's so stinkin' cute!!!

June 25, 2010 at 9:54 AM  
Blogger purejoy said...

ohhhh he is scrumptious!! so adorable and what a neat way for him to see how his first try at cereal went.

June 25, 2010 at 9:54 AM  
Blogger HisTreasuredPossession said...

I think I've mentioned before my son (1 mo younger than Levi) gets those comments too (he's in teh 84%) oh, people! seriously, they need to leave *babies* alone and keep their skinny-minded words to themselves! Your boy is so precious and perfect as is!

I'm looking forward to Peter eating solids soon. Lord knows I'm hoping it'll get him sleeping a bit longer at night!!
blessings,
rachel

June 25, 2010 at 10:00 AM  
Blogger Amanda said...

He's just a roly poly little bundle of cuteness!

June 25, 2010 at 10:02 AM  
Blogger Heather | Cookie Mondays said...

Why do Daddies always spoil things just to be the fun one?! :)

June 25, 2010 at 10:08 AM  
Blogger Lauren Kelly said...

HA!!! Being offered cereal after his bowl of ice cream, yeah… I’d be feeling his pain too, LOL!! :)

June 25, 2010 at 10:10 AM  
Blogger Alex and Jill said...

He is a dollbaby!!

June 25, 2010 at 10:40 AM  
Blogger emily said...

how stinkin' cute!

i just love the chubby rolls. :)

June 25, 2010 at 11:09 AM  
Blogger Erica said...

sweet boy! he is a doll! i had the same problem with my youngest wanting to hold everything while feeding him & so we just gave him a spoon to hold while we fed him & it helped a LOT. i love your photos, they are beautiful!

June 25, 2010 at 11:36 AM  
Blogger The Durham Family said...

He is adorable!

June 25, 2010 at 12:02 PM  
Blogger Beki - TheRustedChain said...

Holy cow, he's cute!!

I love that you blog. I really do. It makes my day every time I check in here and you've put up a new post. :)

June 25, 2010 at 12:33 PM  
Blogger Carrie said...

I have to second Beki on the blog! My boys loved the spoon more than the food too. Except, I made the mistake of giving Andrew (my oldest) the bowl. He was so cute and really wanted it. Man, was that a lesson learned!

June 25, 2010 at 12:40 PM  
Blogger Tricia said...

Ooh, those cheeks! He is indeed doing just fine. ;)

With love and prayers,
XO*tricia

June 25, 2010 at 1:05 PM  
Blogger Sharon said...

Neat pictures! He just makes you want to squeeze him! Are you done with his room yet?

June 25, 2010 at 1:13 PM  
Blogger Taking Heart said...

I love his wrinkles! I miss my babies! Sweet photos!

June 25, 2010 at 1:47 PM  
Blogger L ~ S said...

I admit I had the same thought of ' he looks healthy'-be happy! I am right now babysitting my nephew who eats NOTHING! It is super hard to deal with!

June 25, 2010 at 3:34 PM  
Blogger Jennifer said...

Levi reminds me of my first born...he weighed 31.9 lbs. at a year old. Now he's 8 and weighs 92lbs. and is tall for his age. No more baby fat. ;( Levi is absolutely precious!! I still pray for you all!

June 25, 2010 at 4:04 PM  
Blogger Stef said...

haha! these are super cute pix.
I love all his rolls - even on his wrists! What a cute baby.
Ethan didn't like the rice cereal either...

June 25, 2010 at 6:12 PM  
Blogger The Mershawn's said...

He is so precious. You gotta love boys. Wiggly, messy, handsy things....so cute!! Keep up the good work little Levi...

June 26, 2010 at 9:15 AM  
Blogger Vera said...

He is SOOOOOOOOOOOO cute!!!!!

June 26, 2010 at 11:53 PM  
Blogger Kristen@nosmallthing said...

Those pictures are great! He is a little hunk of love, isn't he?! I had a couple of round little babies too and I loved it!

I remember it taking me about an hour to feed one of my younger kids (can't remember who now) because they would not focus!!!

He is precious!

June 27, 2010 at 6:27 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

What a little chub butt! I love roly poly babies. He is so cute. Just looking at the pictures makes you want to give him kisses on those chunky jaws. Little Levi looks like a happy baby - except for plane rides : )

Karen

June 27, 2010 at 4:40 PM  
Blogger Princess Martha said...

He is gorgeous!

June 28, 2010 at 7:19 AM  
Blogger Kahla said...

I love chunky babies, they are my favorite!! My son was a huge chunk, he's 5 now and perfect! Adorable!

June 29, 2010 at 8:05 AM  

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