7-8 Month Milestones



  • Tried garlic and cloves
  • Tried banana
  • 11/2 – Taking steps when we hold both his hands
  • Had ground oats
  • Ate a ritz cracker
  • 11/3 – 5th and 6th tooth came in! (Vampire teeth on top)
  • 11/4 – 7th tooth! (Bottom right outside)
  • 11/5 – Stooped and recovered (very wobbly)
  • Bouncing while standing
  • Tried oregano
  • Raking well
  • Bouncing a lot more
  • Sturdier while standing
  • Tried ginger and cumin
  • Getting down from standing in the crib (kind of does the splits)
  • Tried basil
  • Saying ga, ma, da, ha



  • 11/10 – 1st Cheerios
  • Loves bouncing while standing
  • Tried zucchini
  • Really good at getting to knees from standing
  • Laughing during books and when I get a favorite
  • 11/12 – Thumb and fingers grab while raking on the right hand
  • Raising arms over his head and flapping down like king kong
  • Making lots of tongue/ lip noises
  • Tried broccoli
  • Pulling off bottle when done



  • Got 8th tooth! (Bottom left, second from center)
  • First time on an airplane! Flew to Ft. Lauderdale
  • Tried and loved black bean puree
  • Flapping arms after Daddy waves
  • Saying “ah gah” often when he wants something
  • Very sturdy on his feet, rarely falls



  • Goes from crawling to sitting and back well
  • Catches himself on his side (to crawling) when falling
  • Eating more table foods like green beans, black beans and crackers
  • Saying “aye” (sounds like hi)
  • Babbling
  • Waving hi! (Flaps arm)
  • 11/28 – 1st Thanksgiving! Had mashed potatoes
  • 11/29 – 1st meat! Had turkey
  • Played peek a boo by himself with his sleep sack
  • Gets to sitting to crawl and change direction
  • Crawled backwards briefly

About jackielopina

Follower of Jesus, Pastor's Wife, Cookie Baker.
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