We have a walker!

So Tommy took his first steps this week. Because he had been trying many times, Bill and I set some ground rules for what would count as the “first steps.” He had to do two full steps without falling or grabbing hold of something. Funny enough, the next day he met those requirements for the first time.

We took this video just a few minutes after the first steps. He actually took a few more steps the first go-around.

(video link)

Of course, he still prefers crawling because it’s faster and he’s already mastered it.

So it’s probably going to be a while before he’s walking on a regular basis.

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About wobetxela

Artist, mom, traveler, hiker, babywearer (for as long as they'll let me) and hobbyist photographer.
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3 Responses to We have a walker!

  1. christao408 says:

    You set ground rules on what qualified as “first steps”?  That’s funny.

  2. oldpartner says:

    Congratulations on your next step to baby proofing your house!  That is very exciting!  There girls will love to see the videos.

  3. jandsschultz says:

    Why give up something that works so well?  Of course, once the balance thing is in place consistently, Tommy will realize how much faster he can travel farther.  

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