Matthew was nicknamed "Peanut" by his mother shortly after birth. How shortly, we're not really sure anymore; within the first few sleep-deprived days is all we remember.
Matthew never did go through that period of sleeping all the time that baby books tell you newborns are supposed to have. Since his first abnormally alert days he's just become more and more active, and at some point his uncle Grant conferred upon him the moniker Savage.
Saturday, August 27, 2011
At Lowes Build and Grow
Isaac immediately appointed himself Lord High Steward of the Nails. Ignoring my protests, he dumped the entire bag into his apron pocket. Every time we needed one, he'd stand up and, with a huge grin on his face, fish one out.
At the end he was hammering them in unaided. The projects have pre-drilled nail holes, so he didn't even need help to start them.