First off, I wanted to thank all of you for the congrats and sweet comments on my last post. I hope to keep a good record of this next little one, as much as I have with M. Let's hope I have the time and energy. haha...
Maximus turned 23 months on the 7th of this month. Needless to say, I'm a little late in getting this posted. I can't believe that in less than two weeks he'll be 2 years old!
His language is exploding - he's learning so many new words. Some of the things he says really surprise us. It's a really fun age. Here's some of the stuff he's been saying:
people, heart, all done, all gone
coohk = cook (one day he pulled open a kitchen drawer, pulled out the oven mit, put it on and said, coohk).
whap = wrap (he learned this word around Christmas time).
peek = pick (he'll say, "peek up" if he wants you to pick him up).
coke = coat
weed or weed-ah = weird (apparently I say this word a lot).
cap = cap (he loves containers and things with lids/caps and wants to hold them).
buba = bubble
add-ah = ads (he goes nuts when the circular ads come in the mail. He'll yell, "add-ah" and head on over to the couch so we can look at them and pass them back and forth).
ween = wind
taow = towel
duty = dirty
tube-ah = youtube (he loves watching things on youtube and will say, "tube-ah").
ee-moe = oatmeal
hoat = hold (he's always asking to hold things and also says this when he wants to be held).
rock you or rocky you = he wants you to rock him. (He says this a lot before bed. Sometimes we hear him saying/crying it when he wakes up. If he hears a baby somewhere crying. He'll say, "nigh nigh...rock you").
taw = straw
ope = open
een or een-ah = in
dean or dean-ah = jeans
dammie = jammies
bread or bread-ah = bread
tiny = he started saying this one day when he was eating blueberries.
bean or bean-ah = bean (this is a word that Rob was trying to get him to say for over a year now...haha)
low-goak = yogurt (this is probably his favorite food these days).
tee tee = TV
moo-gick = music (still loves it)!
new one = he's been getting in his dresser drawer to get "one" of his blankies and now he calls them "new one" most of the time.
logo = he'll recognize logos on objects and will say logo.
tappy = strawberry
pete = peach
come you or comey you = he wants you to come with him. I adore this phrase.
key boar = keyboard
bud-ah = butter (reminds me of someone from Boston).
be-you = teddy bear. Sometimes he'll say teddy.
cal-ca-lu = calculator (sometimes referred to as cal-key-lu).
cop-oh = couple
hokey = okay
pee-tee = pretty
hap you = help you (if he wants your help or wants to help you, he says this).
dat = dance (he begs to dance. It's really cute, he's even pretty good at signing dance).
poon = spoon
mut = mush
keem = cream
go be = good boy
tun-ah = tunnel
This guy keeps us busy and makes us laugh. He's such a blessing.