To K at 4 Years | Happy Mom Musings

To K at 4 Years

Dear K, Happy Happy Birthday, Munchkin!  You have gone around the sun four times!  In the past four years you have learned to crawl, walk, dance, climb, dig, talk, sing, shout, be a sister and a friend, tell a joke, tell a story, make art, pour a cup of tea, help Mommy cook and bake,…

To K at 3.5 Years | Happy Mom Musings

To K at 3.5 Years

Dear K, You have grown and learned so much in the past 6 months, I wanted to do another post for you.  You are definitely stubborn and passionate.  When you don’t want to do something, you fight hard against doing it – the most common example is sleep.  Many nights we hear, “I won’t sleep! …

To K at 3 Years | Happy Mom Musings

To K at 3 Years

Dear K, Happy Birthday, Sweet Girl!  At 3 years, you are so energetic, intelligent, strong-willed, opinionated, and funny. The biggest update is that you now use the potty all day! You still wear a diaper at night, but that is normal for your age. At 3 years you have fantastic gross motor control. You still…

To K at 2.5 Years | Happy Mom Musings

To K at 2.5 Years

Dear K, My sweet girl, you are growing up so fast. You are much less a baby now and are transitioning into being a “kid.” You are very independent and like to explore, which often leads to me having to tell you no, which you do not like. Obviously, the biggest change in the past…

To K at 2 Years | Happy Mom Musings

To K at 2 Years (Happy Birthday!)

Dear K, Happy Birthday!  In the past 2 years, you have grown from a helpless (but adorable) infant into a beautiful, walking, running, climbing and talking toddler. You are discovering yourself – your likes and dislikes – and are making them known to others.  You are very independent and strong-willed (you are a toddler!). You…

To K at 21 Months | Happy Mom Musings

To K at 21 Months

Dear K, These last few months have been all about language!  There are some other notables as well, of course, but it is amazing how much more articulate you are now.  At this rate, we will be having deep conversations by the time you are two! Physical Development Over the past few months you are…

To K at 18 Months | Happy Mom Musings

To K (aka Tiny One) at 18 Months

K is the new blog name for Tiny One.  For an explanation, see ‘K, the artist formally known as Tiny One.’ Dear K, There has been a big change for us over the past few months as we moved out of our one-bedroom apartment and into a town-home. It is so exciting to have this…

To Tiny One at 15 Months | Happy Mom Musings

To Tiny One at 15 Months

This is from the beginning of April 2014.  Since the last month was spent packing, moving and unpacking, I am posting it late. Dear Tiny One, What fun the past few months have been!  Sometimes you get frustrated because you want to do so much and you are trying to communicate, but you can do…