S: Brynlee Elizabeth Ware
BC: ON TO YEAR NUMBER 2
FC: Brynlee's First Year
1: REMEMBERING THE JOURNEY AND JOYFUL EXPERIENCES OF THE BIRTH & LIFE OF OUR BABY Brynlee | DATE:10-31-10
2: FIRST PEEK | DATE: Mid June 2010 | HOW MANY WEEKS ALONG : approx 18 | HOORAY! IT'S A surprise
3: MOTHER-TO-BE | DATE : 10-30-10 (your due date) | MOMMY'S NAME : Heidi Boehm Ware
4: NEW BEGINNINGS | YOUR PARENTS | MOMMY AND DADDY'S NAMES Heidi Boehm Ware and Eric John Ware
6: HOPES & DREAMS | MOMMY'S WISHES FOR ME | I have so many hopes and dreams for you Brynlee. I hope that you will be healthy, happy, confident and a fighter. Don't ever give up on your dreams. I hope that we can be the best parents possible and give you the support and guidance you need or want. I wish that you and Lanessa will challenge each other through some friendly sibling rivalry and be the best of friends. We are happy you chose us to be your parents. Love you!
7: DADDY'S WISHES FOR ME | I hope you have a life full of love, laughter and happiness.
8: YOUR BIRTH STORY | CHOOSING YOUR NAME | I have to admit that having a dad as a teachers makes picking out names very difficult ;-) The top runners are as follows:: Girls- Brynlee Elizabeth or Chambrey Jean Boys: Carsten or Tavin Mathieu | MEASUREMENTS | BIRTH DATE: October 31, 2010 | BIRTH TIME: 11:04 am | POUNDS: Six | OUNCES: Fifteen | INCHES: Nineteen | DATE: October 31, 2010
9: Birth Certificate
11: Big Sister Lanessa | Grandma Jean | Great Grandma Dorothy | Opa Fritz | Aunt Andrea | Meeting the family
12: FIRST FAMILY PORTRAIT | DATE: 10-31-2010
13: DATE: NOVEMBER 6th, 2010
14: FIRST HOLIDAYS | Some snapshots of your first holidays. Halloween will never be the same for us. Thanksgiving this year was extra special because it was the first time you got to meet most of your aunts and uncles. It was also our first Thanksgiving in our new house. Christmas was fun with lots of get togethers | DATE: December 11, 2010
15: We had a new years party at our house which you stayed up for. Easter egg hunts, parades etc what a year.
16: MEMORABLE MOMENTS | DATE: 10-31-10
17: DATE: Feb 2011 | Rolling over | 1st swim class | October 2011 | Feb. 20, 2011
18: MILESTONES | DATE: July 12, 2011 | _____________________________________________________________
19: DATE: July 27, 2011 Starts crawling | Ba-BA for bye bye DaDa Mama Socks Whats that? | Weened from bottle: Oct. 2011
20: FIRST BIRTHDAY | Wow where did that first year go? We had a birdie themed birthday party with some friends and family on October 30th.
21: Birthday Girl!
22: FIRST BIRTHDAY | On your actual birthday I took you and Lanessa to the school for the Halloween parade. Later we headed out for a little trick or treating.
23: Happy Halloween! | Goldilocks and the 3 bears
24: SPECIAL MEMORIES | In June we had a mini family reunion where you got to meet Great Grandma Stevens and your Aunt Betsie and new cousins- JT and GIO | Playgroup at Lewis' Farm | First Fourth of July all together with the kids. Cousins JT 3.5, Gio 2yrs
25: Family pictures at Pierport...our Favorite beach.
26: 1 month -getting up 1-2 times a night - spits up -neck getting stronger -1st Thanksgiving - went shopping for Black Friday | 2 months -Smiles more -1st Christmas and got to meet Santa -First bottle -starting to suck fingers (4-5) | 3 months -stayed up for New years -sleeping thru the night a lot -likes her orange doggie blanket -went to first basketball game
27: 4 months -rolling from back to belly -laughing -falling asleep on her own for nap and bed time -1st playgroup | 5 months - went to Disney Princesses on Ice - tries to sit up from inclined position -pushes up with arms on tummy - first time in pool and staying in hotel -went to Chicago | 6 months -rolls belly to back -1st Easter and time at church - loves Sofie the teether -Introduced first food- hummus
28: 7 months -sits by herself -can stand short time holding couch -said "dada" -likes peas, carrots, avocado, banana, peaches, applesauce -weekend in Chicago and Crystal | 8 months -clapping and waving -spoon to mouth -sleeps 8:30pm till 7am most of the time -1st overnight at Grandma Di's -trip to Detroit | 9 months -stomach to sitting -got 2 teeth -crawling -introduced to the beach
29: 10 months -pulls self up to standing -"cruises" when holding our fingers -says "baba" for bye-bye -camping in a tent in Interlochen -first ride in bike trailer -went to the circus | 11 months -more in sign language -high 5s and open mouth kisses -walking behind walker toy -weened from bottles - Lewis farm and petting zoo -supplementing a couple ounces of formula | 12 months -cruising with a few fingers -climbing into the rocking chair -blowing kisses -only nursing at night time - dressed up as baby bear
30: GROWTH CHART | AGE IN MONTHS WEIGHT HEIGHT | 0-1 | 7# 2oz 20in | 10# 23in | 10# 9oz 24.5 in | 13# 25.5 in | 1-2 | 2-3 | 3-4 | 4-5 | 5-6
31: AGE IN MONTHS WEIGHT HEIGHT | 15# | 1 15.3# 27..25 in | 18.5# 28in | 6-7 | 7-8 | 8-9 | 9-10 | 10-11 | 11-12