Ivey Maudell is Four Months Old


Ivey Maudell turned four months old today. I can’t believe how fast time is flying. To ensure I remember all these special moments I will be taking a “birthday” picture every month for her first 24 months as well as charting her developments.

Summary of Ivey’s development this past month:

  • Will hold head steady when we sit her up
  • Will reach for and grasp objects
  • Will explore by mouthing and/or banging on an object
  • Will shake a rattle
  • Will open mouth when watching others eat
  • Will babble, making almost sing-song sounds
  • Will recognize familiar faces
  • Will scream if annoyed
  • Will smile at herself in a mirror
  • Can return her binky to her mouth after removing it
  • Enjoys being cuddled

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About Kelly Tirman

Kelly Tirman is a natural CONNECTOR, STRATEGIST and STORYTELLER specializing in eCommerce & Social Business. She is passionate about making social media strategies operational by helping companies build (and utilize) a highly-skilled virtual and flexible workforce. She currently works as an Enterprise Social Strategist and Influence Lead for Wells Fargo however in her "free-time" Kelly blogs on several topics including Urban Living, Raising Multilingual Children, and Organic Beauty. She happily resides in San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and two children.

7 replies
  1. LizzieB says:

    OMG!!! Kelly, that is the cutest freakin’ photo ever!!! Ivey is Babelicious – what a doll. Love the color contrasts in this photo. Wish I would’ve thought of using the spongey numbers for monthly photos of my gals. I ended up writing on index cards or paper – this is soooo much cuter. Love, love it!

  2. J.D. says:

    She’s just so adorable! Do you think of these things on your own or do you have somewhere you get these milestones from? I forget these things when I’m blogging about her,
    She hasn’t done the opening mouth when she watches us eat but she surely does stare at us like crazy.

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