S: IVY ELIZABETH SCHOLKE
FC: Ivy Elizabeth Scholke | The First Year
2: We found out we would be adding a new addition to our family right before Memorial Day 2010. We were so excited and announced to everyone at Ruby's 1st Birthday by giving Ruby a Big Sister t-shirt.
4: Ivy Elizabeth Scholke | January 26, 2011 6 pounds 6 ounces 18.5 inches long
5: We decided to not find out if you were a boy or a girl. Mommy thought for sure you were going to be our little Robert Maverick. Though Daddy always knew you were going to be our little Ivy. In the OR Daddy proudly announced - It's a Girl.
7: Mommy was so excited for Daddy to bring up Ruby to meet you for the first time. When she left, she said- bye bye baby. It was so cute. | Going home- January 28
12: For a little bit, all was perfect. There were three beautiful Massa Grand Babies but when you were three weeks old your cousin Olivia became very sick. She is now an Angel to watch over all of us. You never got to meet her but she changed all of our lives forever.
16: Six Weeks
24: Ruby & Ivy 21 months & 10 weeks
25: 12 weeks
26: Sisters are special!
28: You could fall asleep anywhere
30: You quickly got the nickname "Chunky" after you started eating solids. You would always eat everything we gave you and still asked for more!
32: the flowers are blooming
33: spring is in the air | springtime
36: We had such a great summer. We spent a ton of time outside. You either hung out in the pack n' play or in the stroller and would get so excited when we put you in the pool.
41: By the end of summer you were crawling! You'd put your head down and crawl as fast as you could - you loved to get into everything!
42: In September you went on your first vacation to the beach! Auntie Dawn took you on your first flight. You loved the water and the sun! It was so much fun!
48: October 2011
49: Splish, Splash, I was | taking a bath...
50: We had a great time at Wausau's Harvest Festival.
53: Two little Monkeys
56: Christmas 2011
63: In January you were just starting to think about walking but then you got so sick for an entire week it slowed your progress down!
64: Happy 1st Birthday! | We headed to Wisconsin Dells to celebrate your first birthday with Grandma and Grandpa Massa, Aunt Dawn, Uncle Nick and our little family. It was the perfect way to simply celebrate the joy you've brought to our lives.