S: Our Baby
FC: Benson's First Year
1: Once upon a time, there was a beautiful baby who was welcomed into the world by two loving parents and their family and friends...
2: The last few hours before your arrival!
3: Mommy and Daddy can't wait until you get here | Here we go!
4: Our Baby 10bs. 1oz. 21.5 inches | Benson Roger Kloepfer | Born at 12:13 pm Monday, Nov. 30, 2009
5: Your delivery was a breeze! You were born by C-section, delivered by Dr. Sberna and Susan Hotelling. The nurses couldn't believe how big you were! The ultrasound predicted a 9 lb baby that morning....just a little off!
6: I finally got to meet you while Daddy shared the good news. Everyone was excited to see you!
7: You had many visitors. You ate well, slept well, and adjusted very easily to your new world.
9: You did not care for your bath at first, but soon learned to love it! | We were excited to bring you home and start our new lives!
10: You spent most of your first Christmas sleeping, but we all enjoyed you! | To: Benson From: Santa
11: We even made a trip to the nursing home to visit Grandma Kloepfer. | All of the activity wore you out!
13: We enjoyed visiting loved ones..... | or just hanging out at home!
14: You did great for your 3 month pictures!
15: A Baby Is A Bit Of Stardust Blown From Heaven
16: We spent Easter with our families. The Easter bunny visited you! | Your first Easter
17: Just relaxing after church and a delicious Easter dinner!
18: You were baptized on April 18, 2010, at Grace United Methodist Church, by Pastor Penny. Following the church service we had lunch for our friends and family.
19: Stacey made your cake and cupcakes for the celebration. It was a perfect day!
20: My first Mother's Day was so special. It's my new favorite holiday!
21: You loved being outside and taking walks. I will never forget the expression on your face when your little toes touched the grass.
22: Hilton Head Our first family vacation June, 2010
23: You loved the ocean! | You loved swimming in the [pool too! | The 14 hour drive down wasnt' too bad, only a couple of melt-downs!
24: What a great group of guys! | Father's Day 2010
25: It took you a while to get the hang of eating big boy food!
26: Summer Fun! | We spent a lot of time at Mama and Papa Zender's pool. You loved to swim!
27: Amanda and Christy and their kids came for a visit. We had fun at the park!
28: Your first trip to the Wyandot County Fair | You weren't too fond of the pigs....
29: But by the end of the evening you were very brave!
30: Autumn | We had family pictures taken at the Shrine Park
31: We picked out pumpkins from the pumpkin patch. | And we took you on your first hay ride.
32: Instead of trick-or-treating, we helped hand out candy at Mama and Papa Zender's house.
33: Tony and Evie Ritzler | You were a part of Aunt Evie and Uncle Tony's wedding....well kind of! You slept through the entire service! You looked so cute!
34: So much to be thankful for this year!
35: We love you! | Love, Dad and Mom