Jonah at 9 Months - Behind the Camera and Dreaming

Jonah at 9 Months

Thursday, August 09, 2012

I have been the worst lately. I miss writing regularly like crazy, but I literally sit down at my computer and my eyes close. I'm super busy at work and not resting well at night. Jonah's tummy problems have been going on for almost a month now and he's gone back to not sleeping through the night. EVER. Which makes for a very tired mommy and daddy. So, if you miss me (or that cute little boy)... we can catch up on instagram or twitter (@stephaniesclark).


So here we are only 10 days away from Jonah turning 10 months old and I'm just getting around to writing his 9 month post, but I still want to do it. So here goes. 


At nine months Jonah is

18 1/2 pounds
27 inches tall
and has a huge head! 



He actually didn't gain any weight between 8 and 9 months (maybe even lost a few ounces). We didn't go to the pediatrician at 8 months, so I weighed him myself - so there could be a little error in there. He started crawling at 8 months (to the day). So, his level of activity can be attributed to the weight. 



He pulls up on everything and has developed a very demanding little personality! He wants what he wants...he's learning so much though. 



  • He can say Mama, DaDa, and Bye Bye very clearly. 
  • He can wave bye and give high fives. 
  • He loves to hit pat everything. 
  • He can also throw a ball pretty well - it's pretty cute!
  • He dances to music and claps when you say Yay! or Patty Cake. 
  • He still has NO teeth, but can eat several finger foods (which he prefers over you feeding him with a spoon). 
  • He also feeds his food to the dog (Mama hates this but it's pretty funny). It makes for a long dinner time. 
  • He still loves the water!






Jonah man I love you so much. Everyday our relationship grows and changes. I am so blessed to have been given you as a beautiful gift. You have made our lives so much MORE. I cherish you and pray for you daily. I'm so sad you are growing up so fast, but can't wait to see what you do next!
Love you,
Mommy

Jonah style ::: Overalls- Vintage (1982) via his Daddy ::: Hat- Gymboree
xo





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14 comments

  1. Oh my!!! Tooo adorable!! Love these.

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  2. these are just too cute!!!
    Love them all

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  3. What an adorable little guy. I love your photos. Awe....so sorry for the lack of sleep. That is so hard. Loved reading this post...my guy is 18 months old. :)

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  4. So cute!! Love the overalls and news cap!

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  5. These are sooo... adorable!!! Love that hat and he is just so cute!!! :0) .

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  6. Gorgeous pics and HAPPY 9 (almost 10) months to your adorable little guy!

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  7. Sorry you haven't been getting much sleep! Hope he starts feeling better soon! Otherwise, it sounds like he is doing well! Is it possible that he keeps getting cuter?! I think so!!! That hat is so perfect for him! My favorite shot is of him crawling away (the third one down)!

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  8. What a doll! Happy 9, almost 10 months! I know your pain...not sleepy well + working + hobbies has started to make my eyes twitch!

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  9. What a cutie! These shots are adorable and capture this moment in his life beautifully. Thank you for sharing!

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  10. We just got that hat at Gymboree last weekend. He's such a cutie! Those photos are really great.

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  11. I love Jonah he has such style for a cutie patootie.
    Thank you for linking up the other week by the way, sorry I havent replied sooner, it's been manic round here with my little boy. I am back to blogging now and also the link up has changed a little but its all up and running again :)
    You've blogged so much since I last came on here, seriously tell how you manage photography,blogging and being a mummy?!
    Just to let you know aswell you have been featured on todays post x x

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