Well, he’s not very big yet, but he’s starting to wake up out of the newborn stage. Elijah’s eight weeks old now and very well-loved by all his sisters.

Elijah, 8 weeks old, January 2012
Elijah is growing well, getting stronger and starting to realise that the world is a fascinating place of ever-changing colours and movement.

Elijah, 8 weeks old, January 2012
Elijah is content to sleep on his tummy in his box. This is the safest place for him because his sisters rarely disturb his sleep when he's lying here.

Elijah, 8 weeks old, January 2012
Elijah doesn't suck his thumb, so perhaps he'll be different from our other children in this way.

I think Elijah looks more like Aisha as a baby than any of his other siblings. Can you see the resemblance?