Our rapidly developing children have added some new tricks to their respective repertoires. Maria, in a truly exciting new development, has learned to use the toilet without any assistance whatsoever. Start to finish, she is on her own. Since pictures of that would be somewhat undignified, here she is holding her little brother.
Thomas, meanwhile, at a slightly earlier stage of development, has mastered the art of rolling over from back to front - a much more difficult feat than rolling from front to back. Here he is in action: