My Chunky Little Monkey

Busby was finally weighed today! After weeks of me guessing how much weight she’s been gaining, the Health Visitor put us out of our misery… She’s now a hefty 9lb 11oz!!! She’s put on almost 3lb since she was last weighed 4 weeks ago. She’s also grown another cm since my post last Thursday, so she’s up to 53cm; she’s going to be a giant by the time she turns 1!  Oh, and her head circumference has increased by nearly 5cm; I’m thankful I don’t have to push her out again…!


Last night she slept for 6 hours; admittedly this was on me, as she hasn’t wanted to sleep in the Moses basket the past two nights, but it’s still amazing. I think she can sense my current anxiety, and the wanting to be on me most (all) of the time is her way of communicating with me; a silent “It’s ok Mummy. I’m fine. I shall sleep/smile/babble now.” (Also, constant clinginess is apparently very common around the 7 week mark.) I feel so lucky to have her in our lives, and love watching her grow, learn and change every day. 


  1. 7th February 2013 / 6:11 pm

    She’s gorgeous! They change and grow so much so fast follower 🙂

    • 7th February 2013 / 6:16 pm

      Thank you 🙂 and hello new follower 🙂 x

    • 11th June 2013 / 7:50 am

      Very well 🙂 xx

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