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13 months

M(om): Joash, even though it looks like you are having fun, can I interupt you for a minute?

J(oash): Sure Mom. See, I have been busy just like you. I have been 13 months for a few days now, Mom.

M: I know. So, what should people know about you at 13 months?
J: Well, I am turning into a big boy. I can stand for while all by myself. But, sometimes I get so excited that I plop right down. I can eat big people food like you and Dad. I am using a spoon and I can make my wishes known by pointing. I can show you were my toes, mouth, and belly are at. Do you want to see?

M: Maybe in a little bit. What are your favorite foods?

J: I still really like bread, cheese and fruit. I am drinking more of my milk from a cup. I also had spaghetti for the first time and it was delicious! I didn't even need applesauce with that.

M: I am glad that you like it. We will have it again sometime, I promise. What are your favorite toys right now?

J: I still like my tractors a lot. And my books. I also like to try and stack things up, though mostly because it is fun to knock the stack over later.

M: Anything else that you would like to share?

J: I think that is all for right now, Mom. Thanks!

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