Sadie Mae: 5 Months

November 10, 2015

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File this down as the fastest 5 months of my life. I know I say it every time, but time is flying by. At the same time, I can't imagine life without this sweet girl. 

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Sadie weighs 18 pounds and is 26 inches tall! (which is one pound less than Hudson at this age, and the same height). She wears mostly size 9 month pjs but can still squeeze in to some of her 6 month clothing. And my dreams of her re-wearing some of Hudson's old (6 month size) Christmas pjs have been dashed. Oh well...perfect excuse to buy more, right? And let's be real....these jammies are already on the way to both kids. Hudson had the same pair two years ago and they are my most favorite pjs ever. Can't wait.

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Sadie has been all over the place with her sleep habits. For a good part of the month she was sleeping 9:30pm-6:30am with an occasional wake up here and there. Basically a GOLD STAR sleeper. The time change threw us for a loop but helped me get her to bed a lot earlier....like around 7/7:30. But this girl is dang tired at the end of the day and needs to sleep...but she doesn't want to miss a thing so she keeps herself up! She started refusing to go to bed (like would sleep for 20 minutes then scream) and we would do that for about 3 hours. The worst! And then she started waking up 3-5 times at night. Last night, however, she slept 7:30pm-5:30am....so hopefully she's back on track!

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Oh and she still is a little cat napper. I totally don't get how she doesn't just pass out at the end of the day from exhaustion. But girlfriend has a big brother who is BUSY ALL THE TIME to watch and she can't take her eyes off him. One minute Hudson will be so sweet with her and bring her toys...and the next minute he's in tears because "her touching me!" or "her putting my toy in her mouth!" It's not all rainbows and butterflies over here.

Sadie LOVES to eat, snuggle, jump in her jumperoo, steal her brother's toys, and roll across the room. And she has major heart eyes for mama.....which is good because I've got major heart eyes right back at her. She reaches for me when someone else holds her...and it is just the sweetest thing ever. She HATES napping, being left alone in a room, and watching us eat at the dinner table. Homegirl just wants to do everything we do and it makes her so mad she can't eat like the rest of us.

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Sadie is just the sweetest little girl and we are so incredibly thankful for her. She leaves a little sparkle wherever she goes.

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17 Responses to “Sadie Mae: 5 Months”

  1. Just posted Avalon's five month update today! They sound so much alike - no naps, obsessed with big sis - but Avalon is at the other end the scale! Still just 13 pounds and in 0-3 mostly, haha! I swear I feed her! ;)

    She is precious, Julie!

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  2. So sweet!! I hope the sleeping gets better!! but look at her she's so cute, I could stare at her all day haha !!

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  3. Gah, she keeps getting cuter & cuter! Finn can hardly sleep during the day because of the exact of big brother too! And at 6 months, Finn is nearly 21 lbs! Holy big babies!

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  4. 5 months, get out of here! She is so precious!!!

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  5. How is she 5 months already?!?! Seriously she is so, so cute! Happy 5 months sweet girl!

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  6. She is a doll-so adorable!!

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  7. she's so sweet!! those blue eyes are just killer!! how do you not melt every time she looks at you?! happy 5 months!!

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  8. Time really is flying!!! Can't believe she is five whole months!! Such a cutie!

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  9. She is precious...I can totally see why mama has heart eyes for her! :) And isn't it funny how those little sisters look up to their big brothers? If she is anything like my little gal, she will be passing on the baby dolls and reaching for brother's tractors and trucks.

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  10. I love all her chunky rolls. My guys have always been on the small side and I feel like I always missed out on cuddling a chunky baby,. Time truly goes by so fast.

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  11. She is such a doll!! The sleep struggles sound rough but she sounds like the sweetest little thing... and that little dimple!! How is she five months already?!

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  12. her touching me!! haha She is such a cutie!! The bigger the thigh rolls the better!

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  13. Loving all these baby updates so close together! Vivian's 7 (SEVEN!!!) month update is going up tomorrow. Happy 5 months to sweet Sadie. Why, oh, why is time flying so fast. It's scary!!! Loving her kissable cheeks :)

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  14. I can't believe chi is 5 months old. She is a sweet baby girl…just like her mama!
    Love how Hudson calls her "Baby Sadie"

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  15. I like the picture with her brother. I think she knews how to get under his skin. Sibling love.

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  16. eeeek, that dimple!! Bre is 9 months and I'm like what? how?! Love love her cheeks!!

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  17. I sure hope she stays back on track for sleep! That green bow is totally adorable!!! Also I love the one in the basket! So perfect! She looks so much like baby Hudson except not if that makes any sense!

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