Not quite a year and a half…still my baby. Case is changing every day. Starting to ramble a few words, nothing super clear yet, besides ‘ball’ and ‘da’ which means every thing he points to! I love his squishy little cheeks and those lips are to die for.
Doc said he’s looking good on all the charts. 28” tall, 26lbs, and a head almost the size of his brothers. The few hairs he has are looking a little on the blonde side…and I can seeee curls! (< happy momma!) Growing boy…soon will be beating up his brother. Which has only just begun. I mean freaking quit fighting over toys already. Haha! Hoping my extra laid back button kicks in when the fighting really starts to happen.
He loves shoes and hats (which he used to hate). Is ticklish. Climbs our bed, the steps, the couch, wiggles his way up onto the barstools. He’s half monkey. And Still eats veggies…YAY!
This month he enjoyed his first snow cone, out grew his first pair of moccs, got his first tattoo (temporary), took a boat ride on the river, helped celebrate momma’s 30th birthday and of course visited the local donut shop too many times.
A few Sundays ago we threw my younger sister, Sarah a geometric baby shower. She’s an interior designer major, obsessed with triangles…the baby’s nursery theme. It was so much fun to plan. I was inspired by a white geometric bowl I found at Target. I designed her invitations to look like it using a blind deboss technique. (They will be available in my shop soon!) I was thrilled with the result, so I designed the rest of the signage to match.
We kept it simple with a few appetizers, fruits and veggies. The cake is a tradition that my family makes for anyone expecting…dress, hat + booties. My mom bakes it. I decorate it. We even glazed some triangle sugar cookies for favors.
Measuring the baby bump is a must at a baby shower. But instead of playing games, of course we did a DIY. Sarah wanted some artwork for baby Avery’s nursery. So all the guests taped off + painted a tiny canvas with the nursery color palette. Everyone loved it! She is going to cluster them all together and display them above the crib. Even my nieces London and Addie made one!
I can’t wait to meet my new niece…she was definitely spoiled with tons shoes + clothes!
baby shower invitation and printed materials / from Frills paper + goods available soon!
geometric art / diy from Mer Mag
geometric decor / diy from Ruffled by Hey Look
faceted drink stirrers / diy from Confetti Pop
geometric serve bowl / from Target
washi tape / from TapeToGo
We are in the double digits now…eek! Oh it makes me so happy to see Casen growing and doing new things. My baby is not so little anymore, in a few months we will be celebrating his first birthday!
Case is quite the little mover. Getting a bit harder to keep an eye on…usually you can find him behind the couch or in the bathroom. He tried to wash the shower curtain in the toilet this week. I think he dreams of being big so he can do all the things Jax does. Like running! He loves his brother. One of these days they will be in the living room wrestling, knocking each others teeth out. (That day can take its sweet ol time). Speaking of teeth. Some newbies came in…crooked as ever, but hoping they straighten out.
This past month he has learned to clap! It is the cutest. Catch it over on vine…and follow me! (I got a new phone so my video quality isn’t so shitty anymore).