Right around N's first birthday, I freaked out that he wasn't talking enough and was feeling guilty that because he was such an easy baby I neglected him and stunted his language development. I know...I'm a freak.
Anyway, he's 16 months now and is talking quite a bit. In fact, I sat down and started writing down all of his "words" and he is up to twenty plus words. Of course, I use the word "words" loosely. If he uses the same combination of sounds consistently to express the same thought and I can figure out what that thought is...then it counts as his word.
One of his latest words: