S: The First Year... Alexis Paige Walker 2010-2011 | We prayed for you... | We were blessed with you... | We prayed for you... | We were blessed with you... | We prayed for you... | We were blessed with you... | We prayed for you... | We were blessed with you...
BC: Lovingly made for Alexis Paige by her Mommy | The End
1: We asked for you... | We prayed for you... | We were blessed with you... | We love you!
2: Alfred Lee Walker, Jr. Born: October 29, 1979 in Ft. Worth, Texas Parents: Alfred Lee Walker, Sr. & Lucretia Evette Whitaker Brothers: Brent Gross, Devon Whitaker Sisters: Brittany Whitaker Couttee, -Alycia Walker Johnson, & Gabrielle Walker Was 30 years old when you were born | All About Daddy | Schools Attended: Elementary through Junior High School: Bryan ISD, High School: Graduated from Everman High School in 1998 Colleges: Blinn College in Bryan 1998-1999, Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas from 1999-2003, Graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management degree in December of 2003 Childhood Accomplishments: played football, basketball, track, and baseball Adult Hobbies: Enjoys playing golf, basketball, exercising, and watching sports Favorites: TV Show: Martin, Movies: Coming to America & The Last Dragon Color: Navy Blue, Sports Team: Dallas Cowboys Music: Old School, Rap, Anita Baker & Frankie Beverly Maze Food: Hamburger with Breakfast Sausage Pizza Current Occupation: Store Managrer for Sherwin-Williams Paint Company (Arlington Cooper Store)
3: Tiffany Monique Walker Maiden Name: Herod Born: September 8, 1980 in Waxahachie, Texas Parents: Jimmy Lee Herod, Jr. & Jo Anna Herod Brother: Jimmy "Lumpy" Herod Sisters: Amber Herod, Vernita Herod Williams Was 29 years old when you were born | Schools Attended: Elementary through High School: Waxahachie ISD, Graduated with honors from Waxahachie High School in 1999 Childhood Accomplishments: Ballet, Tap, & Jazz dance, 1998 Coronation Duchess, 1999 Coronation Princess, 1999 Prom Queen Colleges: Navarro College in Corsicana 1999-2000, Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas from 2000-2003, Graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in August of 2003 Adult Hobbies: Loves shopping, traveling, singing, arts/crafts, game night, and browsing the Internet Favorites: TV Show: Reality shows Movies: Coming to America and The Five Heartbeats Color: Turquoise (Tiffany blue) Stores: Tiffany & Co., Ross, and Target Music: R&B and anything by Kanye West or Beyonce Food: Cheeseburger and Fries Current Occupation: Elementary Teacher at Lancaster Elementary in Lancaster ISD | All About Mommy
4: Paternal Family | Alfred Lee Walker, Sr. Born: May 13, 1961 in Ft. Worth, Texas Parents: Lee Walker & Eulene Cook Walker Brothers: Cliff, Wayne, Paul Sisters: Marva You are his second grandchild and first grand-daughter | Lucretia Evette Whitaker Born: February 27, 1962 in Bryan, Texas Parents: Morris Whitaker, Sr. & Eva Harrison Jones Brothers: Darrell, Morris Jr. Kenny, & Michael Sisters: Briggitte, Marsha, & Michelle You are her first grandchild | aj | Brittany Whitaker Couttee | Alycia Walker Johnson | Gabrielle Walker | "Money" Devon Whitaker | Brent Walker | Ethan Walker | Cousin | Aunt | Uncle | Aunt | Aunt | Uncle | "G-Daddy" | "MiMi"
5: Maternal Family | Jo Anna Herod Maiden Name: Lacey Born: November 28, 1946 in Centerville, Texas Parents: Smith & Ruth Lacey Brothers: Walter, Lees, Louis, James, & Billy Sisters: Maggie, Faye, Syble, & Diane You are her third grandchild and second grand-daughter | Jimmy Lee Herod, Jr. Born: May 22, 1944 in Waxahachie, Texas Parents: Jimmy Herod, Sr. & Luella Williams Brothers: James, Herbert, Billy, Bobby, Donny, Kenny, & Gregory Sisters: Joyce, Terri, & Kathy You are his sixth grandchild and fourth grant-granddaughter | "Lumpy" Jimmy Herod | Vernita Herod WIlliams | Amber Herod | Cousins | Taylor Herod | Layci Temptom | Ivory Temptom | Ayanee Williams | Trey Williams | Anaya Williams | Cousins | Uncle | Aunt | Aunt | "PawPaw | "Granny
6: Father | Alfred Lee Walker, Jr. | Grand Mother | Grand Father | Lucretia Evette Whitaker | Alfred Lee Walker, Sr. | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Mother | Great Grand Mother | Eva Harrison Jones | Morris Steene Whitaker, Sr. | Eulyne Cook Walker | Lee Edward Walker | Mattie Kay Jefferson | Bennie Harrison | Nannie Laverta Steene Whatkaer | Iris Dean Whitaker | Melvina Linzey Cook | Horrace Cook | William Sterling Walker | Family
7: Great Grand Father | Great Grand Father | Great Grand Mother | Great Grand Mother | Smith Edward Lacey | Ruth Robin Lacey | Luella Lee Williams | Jimmy Lee Herod, Sr. | Anna Holloman Lacey | Walter Lacey | Belle Brown Robin | Lee Robin | Nettie Lee | GeorgeLee | Armatha Gibson Herod | Harry Herod | Grand Mother | Grand Father | JoAnna Lacey Herod | Jimmy Lee Herod, Jr. | Mother | Tiffany Monique Herod Walker | Tree | The love of a family is life's greatest blessing!
8: Positively Pregnant | "We loved you before we met you!" | Our First Ultrasound | We found out that we were pregnant on August 5, 2009 and we were overcome with joy. We had our first doctor’s visit on August 7, 2009. This was the first time that we saw your image and heard your little heartbeat. our hearts nearly skipped a beat. We were so excited and couldn’t wait to meet you.. | Due Date: Sunday,April 18, 2010
9: Sneak Peek | Daddy just knew that it was a boy but on November 25, 2009 we were told otherwise. I was so excited when I heard the words “It’s a girl!” | ++ | We decided to have a 3D ultrasound done. We were so excited to get a glimpse of what you would actually look like. | I love Mommy and Daddy! | Weeks | Weeks | Weeks | Weeks | Weeks
10: Baby Bump | Mommy was going, glowing and...
11: Every good and perfect gift comes from above. ~ James 1:17 | GROWING!
12: We were showered with gifts of love as we "Anxiously Awaited Alexis' Arrival" March 5-6, 2010
13: "Purple -n- Print Shower hosted by LaSonja Lacey & Rashanda Jones | Co-Ed Shower hosted by LaSunia Taylor | LES Shower hosted by Deniece Frideley
14: I was placed on bed rest on March 22, 2010 due to high blood pressure and swelling in my hands and feet. On April 1, 2010 I began to get really dizzy and had trouble standing up. I went see the doctor and after being checked out I was told to go ahead and go the hospital for more tests. After reviewing the results my doctor informed me that she felt it was “time” and would begin the process of inducing my labor the next morning. You decided that you weren’t quite ready so the doctor and nurses tried the induction process a second time the next morning. | The Countdown Begins...
16: Delivered by Dr. Nicole Bullock at Mansfield Methodist Medical Center 2700 East Broad Mansfield, Texas 76063 in Tarrant County | Alexis Paige Walker | 7 pounds ~ 13 ounces ~ 20 inches | Born Easter Sunday April 4, 2010 5:05 am | She's Here
17: My beautiful baby girl, you are my world. Your first day, at birth was the first of the rest of mine on earth. When I first saw you I along with everyone else thought you looked a lot like your MiMi. You had a head full of straight black hair and were very light skinned. I never realized how much you can love someone until I laid my eyes on you! Your birthday was special because it was ten years ago that a very special woman passed away. My grandmother and your great-grandmother Mama Ruth. You were born almost exactly ten years after she passed away.. | When they placed you in our arms, they placed you in our hearts forever! | For this child I have prayed, and the Lord has granted me the desires of my heart. 1 Samuel 1:27
19: Ten little fingers, ten little toes and more...
20: A L E X I S
21: The Name Game... Alexis: of Russian origin meaning defender or helper o mankind; made popular due to the TV character Alexis Carrigton on Dynasty portrayed by Joan Collins. This name is spcial because it is in Mommy's favorite song "All Falls Down by Kanye West. "Couldn't afford a car so I named my daughter "Alexis". Paige: of English origin meaning assistant; made popular by Paige Turco, actress. Paige O'Hara, singer of Belle in "Beauty and the Beast". Paige Davis, actress/singer Other Names Considered: Camryn, Ariana, Ashlyn, Aaliyah, Maleah, Mariah, Raven, Deja, Ava, Alexa, Aries, Aubrey | About the Day You Were Born... You Share a Birthday With: Author/poet Maya Angelou, Actor Craig T. Nelson, Actress Christine Lahti, Singer Steve Gatlin, Writer/producer David E. Kelley, Actor Robert Downey Jr., Actress Nancy McKeon, Magician David Blaine, Singer Kelly Price, Actress Natasha Lyonne, Actress Jamie Lynn Spears Famous Events in History 1968 Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated by James Earl Ray at a hotel in Memphis, Tennessee 1973 The tallest buildings the of the New yourk’s World Trade Center, the twin towers were complted. 1818 Congress decided the U.S. flag would consist of 13 red and white stripes represent the original Thirteen Colonies that rebelled against the British crown and became the first states in the Union, and 20 stars, with a new star to be added for every new state. | About the Year You Were Born... Current President: Barack Obama. He was elected in 2008 and was the the first African American President in U.S. history Hit TV Shows: Reality TV was very popular Hit Movies: Avatar,, Inception, Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows, Karate Kid, The Twilight Saga, and Despicable Me, Tyler Perry Movies Popular Actors: Popular Musicians: Rapper Lil' Wayne, Singer Beyonce, Pop-Star Justin Beiber Best-selling Books: Fashion Trends: Sports Figures: Technological Advances: Apple invented the IPAD (the first portable tablet computer) Events: Earthquake in Haiti, Oil Miners stuck in Mines | Fun Facts Astrological Sign is Aries children are doers, naturally enthusiastic and, their energy is boundless. They have a strong competitive spirit. Birthstone is the diamond. Birth flower is thw sweet pea or the daisy. | The Price of... a gallon of gas: $3.69 a house: $180,228 a car: $28,400 a computer: $449 (laptop) a movie ticket: $9.50 soda: %$1 (20 oz bottle) babysitting rates: $10 per hour daycare: $150 per week formula: $27 (Similac Alimentum) a jar of baby food: $0.29 a gallon of milk: $2.19 a box of diapers: $24.97 (Huggies) a postage stamp: $0.40
22: Your First Visitors
23: Baby Alexis!
24: "A Baby's Love Is Best Of All" | April Your first days home | Ap
25: You had your days and nights mixed up. You had a slight case of jaundice. | 1 Week Old
26: One Month Photos
28: This month you took your first pictures this month and had your first play date even theough you didn't do much playing. You even celmebrated Papa's birthday with him and made my first Mother's Day excellent. | Daughters are little girls that grow up to be your best friend | May 1 Month
30: This month you took your first pictures this month and had your first play date even theough you didn't do much playing. You even celmebrated Papa's birthday with him and made my first Mother's Day excellent. | May 1 Month
31: "This is the day I will marry my friend, the one I laugh with, live for, dream with, love."
32: This month you took your first pictures this month and had your first play date even theough you didn't do much playing. You even celmebrated Papa's birthday with him and made my first Mother's Day excellent.
33: THE Happiest DAY OF OUR LIVES!
34: June 2 Months
35: This month
36: This month... | July 3 Months
38: 4 Month Photos
40: August 4 months
41: San Antonio, Texas
42: This Month...
43: September 5 Months
44: Dedication October 17, 2010
45: God Parents Terrence Foley & LaSunia Taylor Paster Rickey G. Rush ~ IBOC
47: October 6 Months
48: This month
49: November 7 Months
50: 8 Month Photos
52: December 8 Months
53: This month...
54: This month first New Year, learned to crawl, celebrated, cousin Ivory's 1st birthday, first snow
55: January 9 Months | Happy New Year! 2011
57: February 10 Months | This month...
58: This Month...
59: March 11 Months
60: 12 Month Photos
62: This Month | April 12 Months
63: it's always spring in a mother's heart
68: We watched you... | 12 Months | 6 Months | 9 Months | 4 Months | 2 Months | Birth | 1 Month | Weight: 10 lbs 6 oz | Weight: 7 lbs 13 oz | Weight: 12 lbs 10 oz | Weight: 13 lbs 10 oz | Weight: 16 lbs 12 oz | Weight: 20 lbs 10 oz | Weight: 22 lbs 11 oz | Height: 30 inches | Height: 26.5 inches | Height: 28.5 inches | Height: 24 inches | Height: 25 inches | Height: 22 inches | Height: 20 inches | Head Circumference: 45 cm | Head Circumference: 44.6 cm | Head Circumference: 43 cm | Head Circumference: 39.6 cm | Head Circumference: 41 cm | Head Circumference: 35 cm | Head Circumference: 36.2 cm | GROW
69: G | Who do I look like? | G
71: Letter from mommy daddy