S: Ander Wallace Edens December 1st 2006
BC: We Love Our Little Boy!
FC: Our Baby Boy
1: James and Laura Edens (7 months pregnant) move to Wrangell, Alaska from Spring, Texas in August 2006, to await the arrival of their firstborn son.
2: Our Baby Boy is Born...
3: After several weeks of a very cold winter bunked in with Michelle Lampton in Ketchikan, Ak, I was induced early in the morning on November 30th, and sent "home" after a day of labor and no progress. My water broke in the middle of the night. I told James that my water had broken and he asked "Are you sure you didnt pee your pants?" "Uh, Yeah!" So you were born On December 1st, at 12:36 p.m.
4: Born Friday,December 1st@ 12:36 pm 8 lbs. 6 oz. 21 inches | Our Precious Baby Boy
5: After a lot of careful thought (and a few days) we named you............. Ander Wallace Edens
9: Our New Little Family
10: Ander's First Christmas With Oma, Opa & Auntie Laura | December 2006
12: January 2007 | One Month Old 11 lbs. 8 oz. 22 inches
13: On Jan. 31st Ander weighs 14 lbs 8oz and is 24 and a quarter inches long. | Happy Sleeping Baby
15: Ander's Silly Faces
16: February 2007 | 16 lbs. 11 oz. 24 3/4 in.
17: Kisses from Nana and PaBob....
21: March 2007
23: 19 lbs. 1 oz. 26.5 in.
24: April 2007 | Ander is 4 months old! Nana, PaBob, Ander and Laura fly down to Washington to see our family. We visit Uncle Nate, the Orths, Odegards, Uncle Mike and Aunt Margaret O'Malley and the cousins, and Grandpa Molinek. We also head up the peninsula to Forks and visit Grandpa Gunter, Aunt Carol and Uncle Roy Simons, and a bunch of extended family. | Margaret and Mike | Great Grandpa Gunter | Great Grandpa Molinek | Ander Loves Uncle Roy | Packing all the important things.....
25: Uncle Nate | Flying home........ | Cousin Heather | Lois Odegard | Kristen Orth
26: Petroglyph Beach | May 2007
27: We take a boat ride out to Back Channel, enjoy Connie's gourmet cooking, Hot Tubbing, Fishing with Frank, and all the comforts of good friends! | Family trip out to Back Channel with Frank and Connie....... | 23 lbs. 14 oz. 27 3/4 inches long
30: June 2007
31: 23 lbs. 14 oz. 27 3/4 in.
32: July 2007 | 4th of July! | 25 lbs. 15 oz. 28 3/4 in.
33: Out at Nemo
34: August 2007 We purchased our first Home! 317 Church St. It needs a lot of work, but we are excited and enjoy a challenge! Thanks to Dad, Mom, Linda and Dennis and Laura for all the help! We couldn't have done it without our family! | Opa Dennis, always ready to get to work!
35: Check out my 2 teeth!
36: September 2007 | The work on our house continues... We are all getting tired but are nearly ready to move in. We've sheet rocked, laid flooring, changed lights, painted and many other things...
38: October 2007 | Finally! We are moving into our new house. After 3 months of repairs and renovation, and living with NaNa and PaBob, we are Home! | 28 Lbs. 6 oz. 29 1/2 in. | October 2007
39: Ander at the Dentist..... | 4 Generations | Jesse & Isabel, College Station | Dick & Lisa, Joe,Yo & Izzy, San Marcos,TX | Nate in Seattle | Flying home...... | Great Granny Erma | Ander and Opa
40: November 2007 | 28 lbs. 8oz. 30 1/2 in.
41: Thanksgiving | Kitty and Cody Hood
42: Happy 1st Birthday!
43: Christmas 2007
44: January 2008 | Sleepy Boy!
45: Ander Loves His Daddy
46: February & March 2008 | We're having another Baby! | Z z Z
48: April 2008
49: May | 7 months pregnant
50: 8months pregnant
51: June 2008
52: Ketchikan, Alaska Mommy and Daddy,Nana, Oma and Ander,awaiting the arrival of Our newest family member, Baby Clara Elise Edens. Born July 27th 2008 | Creek St.
53: July '08 | Ander is a Big Brother! | July '08
54: August 2008
55: Ander helping Opa build our basement wall. | Haircut with Nana | Kisses
56: September | October 2008 | Potty Time!
58: Blue Steel
59: November 2008
60: Ander's 2nd Birthday! | December 1st 2008 | December 2008 We close out our year with the many blessings God has provided for us, Family, Friends,and the Joy of His Grace!