Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Piper Jane {One Month}

Piper Jane is one month.  Time has flown by so fast.  She has been such a joy to have in our family  We have had some adjusting to do with a newborn baby. 

Some things about Piper this month:
  • wears newborn diapers
  • wears newborn cloths
  • weighed 9 lbs 2 oz. (75%) at 2 weeks
  • length was 21.5 inches (88%) at 2 weeks
  • nurses exclusively
  • eats about 10 times a day
  • sleeps about 4-6 hour stretches at night
  • sleeps most of the day
  • her hair turns red in the sunlight
  • loves being swaddled
  • takes a nuk pacifer
  • sleeps in the bassinett next to Mom's side of the bed
  • occationally ends up in bed with Mom and Dad during the night
  • cries most evenings
  • cries when Daddy holds her
  • likes her hands up by her face when unswaddled
  • goes cross eyed frequently
  • first outing was to the doctors office and Target
We love Piper so much.  It had been such a joy having her here and we can't wait to see how she continues to grow.