Sunday, 30 January 2011

Big Steps

  

Sometimes his growing is as gradual as the lengthening of the days; other times, it's like the daffodils flowering on my windowsill; one minute a tightly-closed bud, the next a beautiful bloom.

Yesterday he was a crawler - today he's taken his first, wobbly steps.

We feel awed, humbled and exhausted having witnessed this miracle in motion.

6 comments:

  1. You've just taken me back 15 years. I thought I'd forgotten.

    Those little carts are marvellous aren't they?

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  2. they are little miracles!

    and Ellis still falls asleep eating!! life is just so exhausting!

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  3. How could that have happened, so fast??!! There'll be no stopping him now.
    Your piccies brought back the utter thrill - my second son is pondering his first car purchase today - gulp!!
    L.x.

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  4. Exhausting work - lovely pictures x

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  5. It only seems like yesterday but this takes me back 50 years - and the same trolley of bricks! Cherish the moment and thank you for letting us share these precious milestones.
    Bobby x

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  6. Mine had the exact same trolley. Walking is exhausting business, clearly.

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