S: Christopher's Early Years
FC: Christopher Michael
1: "A precious baby has come from Heaven above to live in your hearts and fill them with love."
2: "When a child is born, so is a mother." | The first days with our new bundle of joy... and very little sleep. | First bath
3: "Babies are life's most precious gifts." | Grandpa | Grandma
4: Daddy cuddles
5: "Each time a child is born, the world lights up with new possibilities." | Feed me!
7: A visit from the Parkers
8: Granddad and Babci hold their first grandchild
9: "Children are a gift from the Lord."
10: "I baptize you in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit."
12: Uncle Neal, Aunt Katrina, Andrew, & Katie at the baptism party and Auntie Rachel's visit | "All of God's Grace in one sweet little face"
14: Easter bunny Chris met Great Grandpa Reindl, Aunt Theresa, Uncle Bob, and Sophie.
15: "Few things are as precious as a baby's smile."
18: "A baby's love is best of all."
20: Visiting the McGinnises in WA
21: Awww! So peaceful.
24: "It's the little things in life that matter most."
25: Cute as can be!
26: "A baby is a bit of stardust blown from Heaven."
27: First steps and first birthday... Our little boy is now a toddler!
28: "What a life - eating sleeping playing... and being cute" | Auntie Margie & Uncle Dale | Birthday party in MA
29: Happy Easter!
30: A visit from Grandad, Babci, and Uncle Dan
31: Spring craziness!
32: "A life without love is like a year without summer."
34: Trip to the Apostle Islands
35: Silly little guy! | Pool fun with cousins Andrew & Katie
37: Christopher's first bicycle
38: Visiting MA to remember Granddad
39: "Hey, Jack, check out this egg." | At the airport, dressed for Halloween
40: A visit from Grandpa & Grandma | "Helping pack" for our 3 month move to MA
41: With Granddad's flag | Aaah! It's Santa!
43: Merry Christmas & Happy 2nd Birthday.
45: Springtime fun
46: Summer visit to Uncle Tom & Aunt Mary's house in MN | Yes! I love trains!
48: Welcoming the arrival of baby brother Michael | Cousin Matthew
49: Brotherly love
50: "You make every day special just by being you." | Christmas cuddles and birthday blessings.
52: Easter trip to MA and RI | Cousins Jeffrey & Catherine
54: Visiting Wildwood Wildlife Park in Minocqua with Grandma
55: Hanging out at Hampton Beach, NH | Posing with Great Grandma Brust and cousin Susan
57: "A brother is a God-given friend." | Helping Michael blow out his birthday candle and Halloween fun
60: Celebrating cousin Susan's wedding | "baby" Chris
61: The Brochtrups join in on 4th birthday fun