Sunday, January 16, 2011

11 Months, I Think He is Mine!


Our sweet baby is 11 months old this weekend! Yes, that is right less than one month until he turns one! I can't believe it! Birthday party planning is well under way. From the moment Sterling was born everyone said "wow, he looks exactly like Matt." Even now when I am out shopping sometimes strangers will stop me and say"He must look like his daddy because he sure doesn't look like you." I don't know why this bothers me, but it does. I think Matt is the most handsome man I have ever laid eyes, so of course I want my son to look exactly like him. But sometimes I want to hear, "Sterling looks just like you". As he enters into his 11 month of life he is now starting to resemble me a little bit, and exhibit some signs that show he is most definitely my son. Here are just a few tell-tell signs that this baby boy is just like his mama!

He loves the phone and is obsessed with a Blackberry.

He likes to read the latest gossip and style magazines

He loves to shop

He is a back sleeper

He loves browsing/playing in my closet

He has a strong affinity for jewelry


He loves a bath and has no modesty issues

Yes, wheter he looks like me or not, I think he takes after me! Happy 11 months to the most beautiful baby in the world. I love you more each day that passes. You make me whole and give my life a new meaning.

17 comments:

Chassity (Look Linger Love) said...

Happy 11 months! I'm not just saying this, I see you too.
And I know the feeling, Lilly looks nothing like me either!

caycee said...

My sweet Sterling!!! Can't believe that beautiful baby will be 1 in a month!!! Listen if anyone can relate it's me, hello Carson looks like Todds clone! That's OK though at least we have hotties for husbands :)

Alicia xoxxo said...

Happy 11 months Sterling! His is just so adorable!!!!

Erin {HuddyP} said...

Happy 11 months! And for the record, I have ALWAYS said he looks like you!

Lili said...

he's sooo cute!

congrats, i passed on the STYLISH blogger award to you!

Michaela said...

Ah!! So cute! I adore his smile. You're so blessed!!

Laura said...

Happy 11 months to Sterling! I've been reading your blog for a couple of months now and I can honestly say that aside from his hair I thought he looks so much like you. Your nose and eyes are just the same!

The Southland Life said...

Love that picture of him sleeping - too cute!

Lindsay said...

SO CUTE! And I love your rug he is sitting on hehe!

Melissa said...

awww. so sweet and cute! Both of my twins sleep with their hands above their heads too!

Christina said...

awwww such a sweet post. i think he looks like you!! i really do! and i would totally be hurt if people said that stuff to be too. either way, he is a beautiful baby boy and you are blessed. you are seriously my hero mom, balancing baby & wine. i just told amanda that the other day. haha :)

Kate (Embarrassment of Riches) said...

11 months old! Time really flies. He is so adorable. This post melted my heart...makes me think that maaaaaybe I am a teeny tiny bit closer to being ready to be a mom.

Peyton's Mom said...

He is so cute! I think he looks like you.

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Mama L said...

i think he definitely has your eyes! Remy looks nothing like me either, he has blonde curly hair for christ's sake! He is just lovely. i loved this age. it just keeps getting better!

Megan {Honey We're Home} said...

What an endearing post! I also get that so much, "he looks just like your husband" but I always say he's got my "sunshiney disposition"! He is seriously Adorable, whoever he looks like! And I can't believe he's all over the big tub- James is still in the little tiny baby tub! :)

Britton said...

I was cleaning off my desk at home last night and found some baby pictures of you that we used to decorate for the shower last year. As I was looking at them I was thinking how much he looks like you as a baby!! The smile, the nose, and the eyes all look just like you! (Oh, and I have the pictures in my car to give to you next time I see you:)

mZ E said...

Awww! Cute post, ma! Happy 11 months to Sterling! Ma daughter doesn't really look like me either but O well *smile* I just love her and I still call her ma twin! heh heh heh!
Stay Blessed..
btw...HAPPY MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY!