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Monday, July 11, 2011

Summer Fun for Our Thai Surfer Boy!

I just realized today that it has been so long since I last posted an update.  Trit is doing much better these days.  Last week he actually slept in his own bed through the night for 4 nights!  This is a major triumph for us and we are hopeful that this will continue.  He still does not fall asleep until 9 pm or so & is awake by 5 am, but at least we feel he is getting a better night's sleep.  He also seems to be doing better at pre-school.  He only cries now when I drop him off, but now is not crying through the day much to my relief.  I already had so much guilt about having to go back to work & knowing he was so miserable at first was awful for me. 
He is such a precious little boy & we love him so much.  He is adventurous, fun-loving & can be quite the charmer.  I think our family is just as enamored with him as we are!  He also loves his big sister, but unfortunately he tries to give her "love bites"! 
Trit loves water & playing outside.  Too bad there are no beaches in TN., but he certainly loves any type of water & even tried to "surf" recently:)

4 comments:

Catiejoyce said...

So glad to hear the good sleeping report and update! I still think of you all often!! He is a cutie!

Brazenlilly said...

So glad to hear about some of Trit's breakthroughs! He certainly is a doll and we're happy he's feeling more comfortable at preschool and at night. Keep up the posts!

Jay and Chandra and Penny Regan said...

So happy to hear about the progress!

Danyel Anderson said...

Patrick - Just saw your update. Glad to hear that things are getting better with the sleep issue! He is getting so big and is still cute as ever. :) Miss ya.