Watch Me Grow!

red -- physical growth
blue -- sleeping habbits
green -- new developments
purple -- verbal skills
orange -- social skills

First Two Weeks



  • Thursday, 17 April -- I was born in the morning at 8:23 AM by planned C-Section at Sibley Memorial Hospital. I was 7 pounds 5 ounces and 19.5 inches long with lots of hair. I started nursing right away.
  • 20 April -- My first day home from the hospital on Easter Sunday . I lost some weight. I only weighed 6lb 7 oz .  My Great Aunt Parvin came to visit. 
  • 22 April -- I gained back some weight. Now I'm 6lb, 15 oz.
  • 23 April -- My first bath at home. Didn't like it too much.
  • 26 April -- I was supposed to be born today.
  • 27 April -- My first Nineteen Day Feast at my house.
  • 29 April -- My first Holy Day -- 9th Day of Ridvan, at my house.
  • 30 April -- I've been waking mommy up every hour for the past few days. Then I sleep all day. I think I have night & day mixed up.
Two Weeks Old


  • 1 May -- Went to the doctor.  I'm 7 pounds, 11 oz and 20 3/4 inches.  Starting to sleep better
  • 3 May -- Stayed awake most of today
  • 9 May -- Don't like the bottle or pacifiers
  • 10 May -- Grandma & Shanna went back home
  • 11 May -- My first trip to the Baha'i Center for Mother's Day
  • 12 May -- Still not interested in the bottle
  • 13 May -- I turn and cry when I hear mommy's voice
  • 14 May -- My Great Uncle Fred came to visit. 
  • 16 May -- Visited the doctor.  I'm 9 pounds, 2 ounces and 21.5 inches.
One Month Old



  • 17 May -- I'm one month old!  I finally drank from a bottle today!  whew!
  • 18 May - 30 May I'm very awake from 9:00 PM until 1:00 AM every day.  Then I sleep pretty good until about 9:00 AM.  Then I stay up til about 2:00 PM, and then sleep pretty good through the early evening.  
  • 23 May -- Drove 10 hours in the car with dad, mom, Jasmine & Zekre to go to Louhelen Baha'i School in Michigan for the 4th Annual Ethiopian & Eritrean Baha'i Gathering.  Slept through most of the trip.
  • 26 May -- Drove home from Louhelen.
  • 27 May -- Starting to enjoy the bath more.
Two Months Old

Three Months Old

Four Months Old

Five Months Old

Six Months Old

Seven Months Old

Eight Months Old

Nine Months Old

Ten Months Old

Eleven Months Old

One Year Old!


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