S: Brantson Riley Doiel April 25, 2003
BC: made with love by mommy
FC: BRANTSON | Riley Doiel | B | April 25, 2003
1: Daddy: age 32 | Mommy: age 25 | Quinton: age 9 | Marissa: age 7
2: peek-a-boo | we see you | August 24, 2002: the test was positive and I'm officially due to arrive May 3, 2003 October 19, 2002: at the 3 month check-up they heard my beating heart | November 28, 2002: on Thanksgiving they felt me move in mommy's tummy December 10, 2002: they got their first glimpse of me and found out I'm a BOY
4: April 24, 2003 4:00 pm: water breaks at home 5:30: arrive at the hospital-2 cm 8:30: EPIDURAL 11:20: 5 cm dilated April 25, 2003 1:30 am: 6 cm 5:00: 8 cm dilated 8:10: COMPLETE 8:15: start pushing 9:45: head will not drop-prep for a c-section 10:51: incision made 10:56: BRANTSON RILEY DOIEL has arrived !
5: Brantson Riley Doiel April 25, 2003 @ 10:56 am 6 pounds 15 ounces and 21 inches
7: After just three days in the hospital I am ready to go home. My house is in Elkhorn, NE. My mom and dad have lived here for about 2 years. My room is painted yellow and blue and decorated with zoo animals.
9: this is me and my cousin ashlyn she was born just 1 day before me | i'm already drinking 3 ounces and sleeping for about 3 hours at night. then it's time to let my mom and dad know i'm hungry again
10: RUB-A-DUB-DUB | MY 1ST TIME IN THE TUB | MAY 8TH, 2003
11: 2 WEEKS 8 pounds 21 1/4 inches | MAY | 1 MONTH PICTURES | UP EVERY 3 HOURS AT NIGHT TO EAT | EATING 4-5 OUNCES
12: happy daddy's day | j u n e
13: daycare 6-24-03 | 12 pounds 6 ounces 23 inches | two | months | sleeping thru the night!
15: And He took the children in His arms, put His hands on them and blessed them. --The Bible. Mark 10:16 | Baptism July 26, 2003 | Godparents Brandon and Amy
18: i'm now weighing in at 16 lbs 11 oz AND ALREADY 27 INCHES! I FINALLY ROLLED OVER ON THE 31ST & AM "TALKING" LIKE CRAZY
19: It's the little things that make life beautiful. | august | 8-30-03 ate cereal like a big boy
20: S E P T E M B E R | F I V E M O N T H S
21: Sons are the anchors of a mother's life. - Sophocles
22: sitting up by myself | 6 MONTHS
23: 18 lbs 2 oz 28 inches! | OCTOBER
24: 11-15-03: daddy's b-day | my favorite thing to do | n o v
25: 11-23-03: 1st snow | 11-27-03: thanksgiving | 2 0 0 3
28: JANUARY | NINE MONTHS | 20.5 LBS 29.5 IN
29: IT'S THE BEGINNING OF A NEW YEAR AND I'M NOT OFF TO A GOOD START. I GOT RSV ON THE 7TH AND HAD TO BE ON BREATHING TREATMENTS FOR 10 DAYS. I MADE MOM REALLY HAPPY WHEN I SAID MY FIRST WORD "MAMA" ON JANUARY 18TH. I CAN NOW TAKE A FEW CRAWLS ON MY OWN AND GO FROM THE CRAWL POSITION TO SITTING. MOM AND DAD FINALLY STARTED TO FEED ME SOME REAL FOOD, MY FAVORITES ARE CHEERIOS AND GERBER BISCUITS.
30: crawling | headed up the steps | standing up | eating real food | pushing my walker | play time | nap with daddy | february | bath time
31: peek-a-boo | riding my pony | in my crib | can say dada | waiting for food | playing a song | me and ashlyn | my bro and sis | 2004
33: "The Easter Bunny came by today and left surprises along his way. Colorful eggs are all around. With baskets in hand we search the ground. Hiding in places here and there Easter eggs are everywhere." | march