1: Bennett Leonard Buckingham | 2011 - 2012 Year One
2: My Birthdate: January 16th, 2011 My Weight: 8 pounds 1 oz. My length: 21 1/4 inches
3: Birthplace: U of M Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI Time: 3:18 p.m.
4: "Twinkle twinkle little star; do you know how loved you are?"
5: All my new family and friends came to see me!
6: My first photo! Getting ready to leave the hospital and go home!
7: I was a great sleeper from the start!
9: What a Cutie! | 2 months old
10: First Valentine's Day
14: Relaxing and reading a good book with daddy! | Tiger's Fan from the start!
15: My first buddy, Zachary! I got to meet my mom's high school friends, Jill, Kristyn and Kourtney
16: My favorite things at 3 months old: Napping, My swing, My dog, Tiger, Dancing with momma in the kitchen, Sleeping on daddy!
18: I love spending time with Stephanie! She always makes me laugh and smile! | My giraffe she gave me :)
19: I started rolling over at 4 months!
20: Spending family time at Nana's house! | My cousins, Royce, Evelyn and Vivian
21: My first haircut! Daddy did a great job!
22: I love cuddling with Aunt Jen, Grandma and Grandpa | There's nothing better than a good hug!
23: I have two wonderful great-grandmas that love me!
25: Charli and I had a great time playing in the crab pool my mom bought me!
26: My first big road trip!
27: We went to New York to visit my godparents, Maggie and Garret. I loved playing with their big dog, Colt
28: My first trip up to the cabin! I went into the lake for the first time and just loved it! We had a cookout with family friends, the Papes, and had fireworks for the 4th of July!
31: Bath Time
32: My Friends | Zachary | Addison
33: Norah | Naylee | Nolan and Davis
34: My daddy
36: My cousin, Charli, and me | Charli and me!
38: My dog, Tiger, was my first buddy
39: My first food!! I loved eating with a spoon. At 6 months my favorite foods were: Sweet potato, avocado, pears, zucchini and peaches
40: GG's house on Indian Lake, U.P.
41: My Great Aunt Gayle was waiting for us in the U.P. | Hanging out on the deck with the gang!
43: Alex and Stephanie's Wedding Day!
44: 7 months old: I have two teeth, a big appetite and a curious personality!
45: I started crawling and never stopped!
47: Out with Mama
49: At 9 months old, I was crawling and standing. I had 4 teeth and could say "mama" and "dada." I love to listen to stories, chase after Tiger and look at the chickens!
50: Fall fun in our backyard! | I love picking out new chickens! Meet Coco and Honey
51: Learning to share with my friends | Take Down! Still learning... | Not sure about this...
53: Pumpkin picking at Kreeger Farms
55: Hanging with the boys!
56: My Baptism | My godparents, Maggie and Garret came to be with me on my special day! They bought me my first Case Tractor set! | 11.27.11
57: My grandparents, Aunt Jenn, Uncle Jake, Charli, Stephanie, Great-Grandma, and my mom's godmother, Sharma, was all there to support me!
58: Cutting down our first Christmas tree
59: 11 months old I have 6 teeth and love to eat spaghetti, mac'n cheese, beans, ham, yogurt and cheese! I love to chase pup, climb up and down the stairs, take everything out of every drawer and cabinet, and go on buck scouts!
61: This Christmas was very special. I spent time with my family and friends and enjoyed lots of new foods and traditions. Santa brought me a new ferris wheel toy that plays music and lots of new books! My grandma bought me a radio flyer wagon and a sled, Nana gave me a fun farm and clothes to play outside with daddy. Aunt Jenn gave me a cool bear rug for my room and Aunt Ellyne bought me a talking octopus game! Ms. Stephanie gave me my first basketball hoop! I also visited with Norah and Addison and they gave me wood blocks and a dump truck! My mom and dad spoiled me, too! I loved playing with all my cousins! Next year we will play in the snow!
65: My first birthday was celebrated with balloons and my first taste of cake! I loved it!
68: At old year old, I love to look at books, wait for daddy to come home, take baths with my toys, hug mama and climb on everything I can!
69: Big Guy