I feel like Lemon is a little cranky lately, as he is on the cusp of being able to do so many things that he wants to be able to do: say an intelligible word, stand unsupported, and walk. He did achieve one very important developmental milestone, though: he figured out how to turn his ball popper on all by himself. That is, he definitely knows that the button makes it turn on. He can't reliably push it yet, though--sometimes he squeezes it, sometimes he pulls on it, and sometimes he pushes but not hard enough. So, even that new skill is a source of frustration.
Nonetheless, we're having a lot of fun. One of Lemon's favorite new activities is riding in the grocery cart when we go shopping. I know it doesn't look like it in this particular photo, but you'll just have to trust me that he was taking a short break from shrieking with glee when we managed to get the camera out and aimed in the right direction.
neighbor's. For the occasion, Lemon wore his first ever button down shirt with a collar, and staying true to the Hawaiian theme, went barefoot. We had a nice if brief visit with them--a 7pm bed time isn't exactly conducive to a vibrant social life!