S: Lucas' First Year
FC: Lucas Hamilton Routh August 7, 2011 | Lucas' First Year
1: Lucas Hamilton Routh August 7, 2011 | LRH
4: Lucas Hamilton | Welcome to the world! 7:15 PM on Sunday, August 7
5: 7 lbs, 14 oz 19.5 inches
8: Lucas comes home!
10: Daddy's Little Man
11: Awesome Big Sister
21: 1 | month
22: So many of | begin
23: my smiles | with you.
24: as a | button
26: 2 | months | 10 pounds (30th) 23.25 inches (55th)
29: Frogs and snails and puppy-dogs' tails; that's what little boys are made of.
32: CUTEST pumpkin IN THE patch!
38: Lucas rolls over back to belly! | 3 | months
39: Aunt Rachel and Uncle Jamie get married November 12, 2011
46: Lucas' 1st
49: SANTA | CLAUS | is coming | to town | Lucas meets Santa November 26, 2011
50: Beautiful December day at Centennial Lake
51: new discoveries | First taste of oatmeal
52: 10 lbs, 15.75 oz (<5th) 24.75" (40th) | 4 | months
53: Things you love... | Watching Mallory play Reaching for your toys! Rolling over (both ways) Holding your own bottle SMILING!
56: Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St Nicholas soon would be there.
57: Lucas' 1st Christmas!
60: 5 | months | 12 lbs, 9 oz (<5th)
61: Learning to sit all by yourself! Oatmeal and trying new fruits and veggies! Dinosaur toy, rattle, and jingle ball Babbling! | Things you love...
62: Let's go RAVENS!
65: Lucas sits unsupported at 5 months & 3 weeks old!
68: 6 | months | 14 lbs, 1 oz (5th)
69: Playing with Mallory! You love your sister!! Fruits and veggies -- so far you like them all! Playing on your tummy and pushing up -- you're trying so hard to figure out how to scoot forward and crawl. Playing in your exersaucer and doorway jumper! Hugs and cuddles! | Things you love...
78: 7 | months
79: Cross-body crawling & getting up on your knees! Trying new foods -- you like them all so far! The jumperoo -- you're a jumping bean! Chewing your hands and toys. Mallory -- everything your sister does makes you smile. | Things you love...
80: It's a beautiful day!
81: Yummy | TASTY | So good! | Lucas loves new tastes!
82: Mom's Lucky Charms! | St. Patrick's Day 2012
84: Lucas' first trip to the zoo March 30, 2012
86: 8 | months
87: EATING! You just learned how to feed yourself puffs. Crawling. You prefer to belly crawl because you're fast but officially crawled on your hands and knees on April 19! The jumperoo -- you're still a jumping bean! Cutting teeth...well maybe you don't like it but so far you've cut two and didn't seem to mind (1st tooth a 8 months; 2nd tooth one week later). | Things you love... | Playing outside in the grass.
89: Lucas' 1st Easter basket: | Puffs! Swimsuit "Best Baby Bro" shirt Baseball cap Floppy hat
93: Lucas' first Easter was a fun day at home spent eating good food, hunting easter eggs in the front yard, and long naps (for Lucas)
96: 9 | months | 17 lbs, 10 oz (10th)
97: Finger foods -- you're doing a great job picking up different foods like cheese, peaches, and bananas! Crawling. From room to room. Peek-a-boo and being chased! Being outside -- sitting in the grass or wagon rides with Mallory. Babbling! On May 28th you said 'bye bye'! | Things you love...
104: Water baby!
106: How big is Lucas? | So big!
110: 10 | months
111: Cruising! Babbling -- 'dada' & 'muah!' Waving bye bye Food! Zucchini and squash are your favorites! Playing with the kitchen set | Things you love...
112: Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina June 23 - 30, 2012 | Lucas was a trooper for our 9 hour road trip, barely making a peep. He played peek-a-boo in his car seat with Mallory, played with his toys, and slept during the long ride.
114: Lucas loved the sand and the ocean. He had no fear of the water and crawled right towards the waves.
123: Lucas really knew how to relax on vacation! He took a couple of beach naps and even fell asleep in mommy's arms in the ocean while the waves hit his feet. He also dozed off while in the pool floating!
124: Lucas' first 4th of July!
125: 11 | months | Walking behind your walker "Trust falls" (you fall back into daddy's hand and laugh) | Things you love...
127: On July 28th, Lucas took several unassisted steps!
128: SILLY | little MAN
129: On August 4th, we celebrated Lucas' first birthday with family and friends!
131: Mallory helped Lucas open his presents!
135: No surprise, Lucas devoured his cupcake and then reached for Mallory's!
137: Learning to walk! Climbing and exploring the house Long naps | Things you love... | 12 | months | HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LITTLE MAN | 21lbs, 1 oz (24th)
145: Lucas, I cannot believe a whole year has past since the day you came into our lives. Ever since the minute you were placed in my arms, you have been making me smile. Watching you grow and learn and smile and laugh has been nothing short of amazing and I can't wait to see what you have in store for us in your second year and beyond. You will always be my little man. Hugs and Kisses (and a few more kisses), Mommy | Lucas, The past year has been full of so many memorable moments as you have grown from a newborn to our little one year old man. You have been such a special addition to our family and I can't wait to see what next year will bring even though I don't want you too grow up to fast. I love you. Love, Daddy
146: watch me grow!