S: John Richard
FC: John Richard
1: Little hands and little feet, Little toothless grins so sweet, Little eyes that shine so bright,Little arms to hug you tight - Everything is little except your joy when you have a new baby boy.
2: A Baby Is A Bit Of Stardust Blown From Heaven
3: Oct 13, 2009 was our first look at you. We were so very excited to count 10 fingers and 10 toes!
4: Feb. 28, we were getting ready for you to arrive any day. Mommy's belly was growing and growing - we thought it would explode!
6: "Twinkle twinkle little star; do you know how loved you are?"
7: March 17, 2010, at 7:49am John Richard entered the world at 6lb 8oz and 19in
8: March 18, you came home with us! We waited so long, and finally we are a family
9: "Babies Are Life's Most Precious Gift" | we spent hours in awe of all that you are | itsy-bitsy are all the body parts that make up our little man
10: Daddy was able to work from home to spend some extra time getting to know you
11: "It's The Little Things In Life That Matter Most"
13: "What A Life Eating Sleeping Playing... And Being Cute"
14: you found your lungs early and used them often! Your fav. activity the first few weeks was to pull your own hair and scream - we thought it was so cute!
15: Daddy was able to give you a name and a blessing on May 9th.the blessing included: you will grow strong in heart and mind, you will be encouraged to learn and live the gospel, you will be eager to serve a mission, you will have health and be wise beyond your years
17: Snuggling with Daddy is the BEST!
18: A new baby is like the beginning of all things-wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.
20: Watching you grow SO FUN!
21: A new toy - so much to discover!
22: Christina Lake
25: Jolly Jumping on the deck - so much work!! | Pure Bliss
27: A cowboy in the making
29: "Babies Are Life's Most Precious Gift"
30: A baby has a special way of adding joy in every single day.
32: Daddy so proud of his little man
33: Rub-a-dub-dub little guy in the tub
34: Aug 21 you were able to meet Great Gramma Hart. Along the way you tried your hand at driving Daddy's Jeep and a few fighter Jets
35: Finding my fingers and learning to smile
37: Five months old
40: September brought a diagnosis of Williams Syndrome. | Your heart needed a little help, so the end of Oct we headed up to Edmonton for a heart cath procedure. | It was determined at this point that further investigation was needed and open heart surgery was the best option.
42: Sleep is good | Roll over roll over you are practicing and learning how your body works | Just hanging out on the counter
43: Figuring out how this toy box works - having so much fun!
44: First swing A wonderful November day | So happy waking up from your nap - your legs got stuck, but you were all smiles
47: Practicing sitting up... and catching that soother
48: So much fun! learning and growing...
50: You were so strong that you pulled over the box toy! but not given up, you continued to play
51: Lilly and you have a great relationship Now and again even sharing toys!
52: My first Christmas! Very exciting!
53: Ho! Ho! Ho!
54: Your first taste of orange - you made quite the face!
55: SOUR ORANGE
56: Jan 4 it was open heart surgery day. Daddy gave you a mohawk so that you would be tough | You came out of surgery doing very well. It was very scary to see you with all those tubes and wires!
58: You stayed in the PICU for two nights and in the ICE room for two nights. Everyone was very pleased with your recovery. | Catching up on some Zzzzzz
59: Many prayers were answered during your stay. We were amazed when we were told you could go home. | So Brave
60: It's a great world to discover!
62: Helping with dishes
65: Life's short, play naked
68: Got stuck under the chair!
69: Did someone say cute??
71: Having fun standing up and playing with the wood box toy
72: So many adventures! | John
74: John turns one | John Deere was the theme | Smiles and fun were had by all who were there
75: Let him eat cake!
76: John, may you be blessed with happiness and love throughout your life. You are a wonderful and gifted individual. LOVE YOU!
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