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August 27, 2004

Growth Spurt

Molly had a triumphant visit to the doctor yesterday. Surprisingly, all her measurements fell into the 25% or better range--25 inches long, 13.9 lbs. She wasn't even on the charts before, meaning her size was way below normal and cause for concern. But, as Dr. Raine said, "She's experienced a great deal of catch-up growth." The nurse measured Molly's head four times to confirm the growth because the change was so significant. Additionally, the doctor was impressed with her head control and trunk stability, which I suppose means her ability to hold herself stable.

I knew she was growing quickly, but this visit surpassed our most positive outlook for her. Grow, Molly, grow!

Posted by tat at August 27, 2004 06:29 PM

Great seeing Molly E. @ 6:00 PM today.
We have missed viewing her on the Mollycam Show!!
Aunt Dot & Tammie loved the photos of Molly E. barefoot in the white christening dress !!

Posted by: Nana T at September 2, 2004 06:29 PM