S: Garret Raymond Pickering's Baby Book
BC: lovingly created by mom.
FC: Garrett Raymond Pickering
1: little bundle of joy! | Garrett Raymond Pickering
2: U | Ultrasound to determine due date | Mommy pregnant with Garrett | Mom did not have any craving or sickness while pregnant with Garrett.
3: 20 week ultrasound | Mom had two ultrasounds for Garrett. The first ultrasound determined the due date seen how Garrett was a complete surprise.
4: November 4, 2008 | 8lbs. 4oz 20.5inches | Time Born: 4:39p.m. | Garrett's hospital bracelet
5: Election Day Baby | Garrett was a complete surprise. An ultrasound was performed to figure out a due date, November 3. Mom worked on her due date, at work she talked to the doctor on the phone, he said we could induce tomorrow or next week. It just seemed easiest to get it done and over with. Pitocin was started at 8:30 a.m. Garrett was sunnyside up just like Gavin. Garrett was born at 4:39 p.m. and mom only had to push for 20 min!
7: "You are so precious to me, sweet as can be, baby of mine"
8: Garret's Baptism November 23,2008 | Garrett's Godparents. | Grandpa was in the hospital in Chicago during my baptism.
10: B | B | BATH | This is what I did best, I was very sensitive.
11: Garrett has always loved playing in the bath tub. splashing with his arms and kicking with his feet. | Garrett was born with a hernia. It closed up around 9 months old. | TIME
12: Garrett's first Christmas! | Christmas 2008!
13: People say I look like: "A spitting image of mommy" "a Maedke baby" "a Gerber baby"
14: so many
15: Each memory we keep with care means future happiness to share.
16: The first time I: -Smiled 5 weeks -4m.can hold bottle and give myself my nuk -rolled over back to front 19 weeks -4 months always trying to sit up and see what's happening -rolls back to front 51/2 months -5i/2 months attacks everything you hold -6 months sits very good by himself -7 1/2 months get on all fours -8 1/2 months crawls -8 1/2 months pulls up on everything. -9 months can crawl up and down stairs. -10 months first two teeth -10 1/2 hs says "Uh Oh, dada, & tractor". -11 1/2 months starting to walk - | My first oreo cookie.
17: My heart melts when you smile
18: Garrett's four month pictures.
19: Nanna and Papa took me on my first vacation (I was only 6 months old) to North Carolina. We stayed by the ocean. All of my cousins and Uncles were there too!
20: I love to drive!!! | First words Dada, tractor, uh oh, & ball
21: My first camping trip at 9 months old. | Best Buddies!
22: How I have grown! Birth- 8# 4oz. 20.5 in. 2 week 9# 1oz. 21.5 in. 2month 11# 12oz 24 in.. 4 month 14# 8oz. 25.5 in. 6 month 15# 10 oz. 27.75 in. 9 month 17#2oz 29in. 12month 19# 6oz. 31.5 in. | I'm a big boy too!
23: On Sept. 1, 2008 (9 months old) Garrett gave us quite a scare. Jason was with the boys. He looked down and Garrett was no longer breathing and had turned blue all over. Jason gave him CPR. He was delirious for about ten minutes afterwards. He was taken to the doctors. An EEG and EKG was preformed and everything is normal. | I'm a big helper too! | I'm a mama's boy big time! I'll cry so hard that I will not make any noise and turn blue, if mom gives attention to Gavin and not me!
24: Garrett's First Halloween
25: All of my boy pickering boys wore a lion costume for their first Halloween!
26: GarrG | Garrett's eight month pictures
28: A simple celebration, a gathering of friends; here is wishing you great happiness, a joy that never ends.
29: Gavin still calls me his Garrett baby.
30: Garrett's 12 month pictures.
31: And our "Garrett Baby" is no longer a baby!