S: Ali Patricia Bent Richard - The First Year
BC: You are so Loved Ali Girl
FC: Ali Patricia Bent-Richard Born June 28, 2006
1: Thinking of you is like the Spring, You bring love and joy to everything. Ali Patricia Bent-Richard Born June 28, 2006 Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital Fredericton, New Brunswick Weight: 8lbs 4 oz Length: 21 inches Time: 11:31 p.m. Foot Size: extra long !
2: "No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow." ~ Proverb from Guinea You arrived 2 weeks past your due date. Mommy and Daddy clapped and cheered when we learned you were a girl!
3: Arriving home from the hospital on Canada Day 2006
4: First diaper change by Andrea 12 hours old | Many a snuggles on the couch with Daddy | 1st V-Ball Game Oct 12th | 1st babysitter Oct 27 Christina
5: Vicki Lanteigne helped coach you into the World! | Surrounded by LOVE
6: From the Beginning, You Always Loved Bath Time
7: Your eyes Ali, so big and blue. Everyone comments on those big beautiful eyes. You take in the World with them. | 3 months | 4 months
8: The Bent side of your Family Nona and Bumpy Auntie Kim and Uncle Neill Great Nanny Staples Great Grammy Bent
10: Tucked in snug as a bug in Kelowna thanks to Daddy | When you were 6 weeks old we drove from Calgary to Kelowna and back - a great opportunity to meet Uncle Jeff and Auntie Lisa | Aunt Ida and Bandit | First Christmas at 168 Berkley Dr.
11: Grannie and Grampie Richard
12: At nine months you were creeping on your belly really well and about to start crawling | March 2007 Looking ahead to beach weather | Avocado was your favorite 1st year food | 1st tooth at four months !
13: Trip to Washington April 2007. You caught your first foul ball at a Baltimore - Jays Game ! | At ten months your favorite game was peek a boo | Excited to stand on your feet at every opportunity at 10 and 11 months | At this age your first words were 'up' - an excellent word for a v-ball player Daddy said and 'more" when Mommy was slow getting the fishy crackers out | Nine months 28 inches long 18.9 lbs
14: Donovan and Tyson | A road trip to Old Quebec with Cindy and Lise in May 2007 | Jenaya
15: You started at Mysti Leavens Day Home in early June 2007. You were so happy there and Mommy and Daddy felt so thankful and blessed to have found Mysti. | We could not have hoped for a more fun, loving and caring environment
16: WE LOVE YOU... | ...ALI GIRL !
17: The FIRST year with you in our LIVES has been filled with DELIGHT... | ... and more ENJOYABLE then we ever could have IMAGINED.
18: HAPPY 1ST BIRTHDAY ALI ! | First taste of chocolate - hooked ever since !
19: Summer 2007 Here I come - so many adventures ahead !