S: Claira Gunderson 2008
BC: ON TO YEAR NUMBER 2
FC: BABY'S FIRST YEAR
1: REMEMBERING THE JOURNEY AND JOYFUL EXPERIENCES OF THE BIRTH & LIFE OF OUR BABY CLAIRA | DATE: March 14, 2008
2: FIRST PEEK | DATE August 16, 2007 | 7 Weeks Along | HOORAY! IT'S A Girl
3: MOTHER-TO-BE | 8 Months Pregnant | MOMMY'S NAME Kate Gunderson
4: NEW BEGINNINGS | YOUR PARENTS | MOMMY AND DADDY'S NAMES Kate and Isaac Gunderson
6: HOPES & DREAMS | MOMMY'S WISHES FOR ME | Mom wishes for you to be a happy and healthy girl. I wish that you enjoy life. I also wish that you always know that your mommy and daddy love you. I am so happy to have you as part of our family. I was so happy when I found out I was having you and I can't wait to spend the rest of my life with you in it. I love you!
7: DADDY'S WISHES FOR ME | Claira, I remember when we took this picture,. I thought you were the most beautiful thing I had ever seen. I didn't know then how much I would grow to love you. You have added so much joy to our lives. We just knew that we had to have you soon after we got married and now we know it is because you have truly brought this family together and brought more meaning and happiness to us. I love you and think about you all the time. Dad
8: YOUR BIRTH STORY | CHOOSING YOUR NAME | Mom and Dad were trying to come up with a perfect name for me. My mom like the name Claira from the Nutcracker she suggested it to my dad and he really liked it. They knew it was the perfect name for me. | MEASUREMENTS | BIRTH DATE: March 14, 2008 | BIRTH TIME: 2:47 am | POUNDS: Seven | OUNCES: Fourteen | INCHES: Twenty-one | DATE: March 14, 2008
9: FOOT PRINTS
10: BIRTH CERTIFICATE
11: FIRST PHOTOGRAPH WITH FRIENDS & RELATIVES | Nana and Papa Talbot | Grandma Gunderson | Jamie Bernal | Kelsey Bernal
12: FIRST FAMILY PORTRAIT | The first time Daddy and Mommy got to see you!
13: I was blessed into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. By my daddy, Isaac Gunderson. June 2008. I wore a dress made by my Nana out of her wedding dress and a headband made by my mommy. My daddy and mommy were so happy that I was blessed and they hope that you always love and believe in the church.
14: FIRST HOLIDAY | A week after I was born it was Easter. I was so little I fit into my Easter basket. I love my daddy so much this is a picture of him and me on Father's Day.
15: On the 4th of July I went to watch fireworks. I loved to watch all the pretty colors. For Halloween I went to the Pumpkin Man's to pick out a pumpkin. This is my very first pumpkin. For Christmas Eve we went to my Nana and Papa's and I acted out the nativity scene with my own little nativity. Then the next morning we went to your Grandma and Grandpa's house for Christmas.
16: MEMORABLE MOMENTS | In October I went to Big Springs and Yellow Stone with my cousins.
17: These are a few of my favorite things. I loved my Mr. Bubbles and my bouncy chair. I also liked my activity walker. I loved to wave my arms all around like I was dancing | at
18: MILESTONES | First bath at the hospital. | First bath at home. | First bath in my tub. | My first time eating baby food. It was in June I was 4 months old. | My first time crawling I was at Bear Lake. In October
19: My first teeth. | My first birthday. | My first year was full of first and my family was so happy they were there to share them with me. | My first and only time sleeping in my cradle. | One of my first steps.
20: FIRST BIRTHDAY | This is my first birthday. I kept trying to eat my cake when my mommy and daddy were trying to take my picture. When it came time for me to eat my cake I would not eat it. I had a lot of fun with my family on my birthday.
21: On my birthday I went to the zoo. I loved seeing the elephants and the giraffes. My daddy was working in Texas and so he could not be there but he called me and sang Happy Birthday while I was looking at the elephants. I had fun with Nana, Papa, Timby, and Mommy.
22: SPECIAL MEMORIES | When I was four months old I went camping with my daddy's family. | My cousin Logan and me on our trip to Yellowstone. | My Great Grandma Talbot and me.
23: I am helping my daddy pack for his trip to Texas. | Grandpa and me on Christmas.
24: GROWTH CHART | AGE IN MONTHS WEIGHT HEIGHT | 0-1 | 7lbs 14oz 21in. | 1-2 | 2-3 | 3-4 | 4-5 | 5-6
25: AGE IN MONTHS WEIGHT HEIGHT | 18lbs 4oz 28 in | 19lbs 11oz 30 in. | 20lb 6oz 30 in. | 6-7 | 7-8 | 8-9 | 9-10 | 10-11 | 11-12