He crawls.

10 Jul

We got our first real crawling today. It’s slow but I can’t imagine it will be slow for very long. In all honesty, we didn’t notice when he did it. We were both sitting on the floor with him but Andy was on his laptop and I was messing with a new toy we got him. Eli was sitting next to the couch a few feet away from me and then all of the sudden he was next to me and pulling a plug out of the wall. It took us a minute to realize how quickly he must have moved to get there. He’s been doing an army crawl for a while now but it’s not that fast.

So we got out the video camera and here’s what happened:


4 Responses to “He crawls.”

  1. wendy July 10, 2009 at 8:43 pm #

    holy moley! that ia amazing. you guys are entirely too quick with the camera. i was feeling ‘bad’ before, now i feel completely inadequate. glad no one is taking score! 🙂 go eli – run run run – give mommy and daddy a run for their money! woohooo!!!

  2. Lolli July 11, 2009 at 12:34 pm #

    I hope your baby proofing equipment is in place.

  3. Carrie July 11, 2009 at 4:24 pm #

    You’re pretty much in for it now. He’ll be pulling up and testing all of your baby-proofing techniques very soon. Did you get the crib lowered?


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