Blocks, Books, and our little Brainiac

posted Dec 16, 2010, 8:36 AM by Alison Roedel   [ updated Dec 16, 2010, 4:29 PM ]
I know everyone thinks their own kids are so smart, but look at Ryland stacking blocks (I don't know about you, but I'm impressed...most kids just wait for you to stack them so they can knock them down):

and he loves looking at books (yeah, I know he's got it upside down and is turning the pages backwards, but give him a break...he's not even a year old!):

We've given Ryland some opportunities to explore using fork and spoon to eat.  We don't expect him to use either independently yet, but he knows how it's supposed to work: