S: Rylen Michael Newton - April 08, 2011
BC: We love you, Mommy & Daddy
FC: R | M | N | My First Year
1: A baby is the beginning of all things; a dream of love, hope & possibilities.
2: Mommy & Daddy were excited and couldn't wait for you to arrive!
3: Mommy was glowing and growing too!
4: And then... YOU WERE HERE! | introducing... RYLEN MICHAEL NEWTON born April 8th, 2011 at 3:28am weighing 7lbs 13oz & 21 inches long!
5: Our family has grown by 2 feet!! | One of the wonderful nurses made a special name card just for you!
6: Ahhhh... your first bath. You did NOT like this, but in the end, you were happy.
7: Many family and friends visited you on your first day! They were happy to see a beautiful, healthy baby boy! | Rosie | Grandma Cindy | Big Brudder Ronny | Aunt CC | Aunt Sara | Tony | R.G. | Sheila
8: In the first month of your beautiful life, Mommy realizes she loves you SO MUCH, but loves her SLEEP too! Daddy was a very big help! So was Grandma, Big Brudder and Udder Big Brudder!
9: One month old... | Your smile is SO BRIGHT! | Smiling was an early accomplishment for you!
10: 2 months old and your eyes are so blue... Mommy & Daddy didn't realize how fast you were growing!
11: "I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." | Happy 1st Fourth of July
12: 3 Months have gone by... you are becoming so playful!
14: You are 4 months old... Mommy & Daddy are SO PROUD! | August 10, 2011 | You rolled over for the first time on your own on
15: 5 months old and you are starting to sit on your own! This month was a tough one for you, you were a little sick and very crabby! But your first tooth came in on September 27, 2011
16: You turned 6 months old in the month of October... also known as "Red October" in St. Louis for our St. Louis Cardinals. The Cardinals won their 11th World Series in October 2011!
18: Rylen's First | Halloween | Your costume was AWESOME... we had so much fun!! Big Brudder Devin was a BIG help with your candy!! | October 31, 2011
19: 7 months old and you LOVE the bath! You pulled yourself up to a standing position for the first time on November 13, but started CRAWLING on | November 27, 2011
21: 8 months old and we celebrate your | You loved going to see Santa with your Big Brudders! On December 30, 2011 you waved "bye-bye" for the first time and attempted to say it, but it came out as "gak-gak"! We were proud none the less! | First | Christmas
22: Such a happy boy at 9 months old! January 09, 2012 was the first time you clapped your hands in EXCITEMENT!
23: Everything goes in your mouth... | Everything! | Yummmmmm...
24: At 10 months old you are starting to understand the meaning of NO! You weren't very happy with that, but you will soon learn it is said to protect you! You have been eating many foods, but your favorites have been Cheerio's, bananas, carrots and sweet potatoes.
25: GRRRRR.... | SAVE ME DaDa! | YAY BABY!! | MaMa LOVES YOU!
26: Oh My Goodness... 11 months old! | You've become so funny! You like picking up the telephone and saying "Ah-Oh?", as if you were saying HELLO! You also love throwing the baseball, you're not so good now, but one day, you will be GREAT! (you have been a bottomless pit lately... all you wanna do is EAT!)
28: Happy Birthday and Happy Easter!
29: Your 1st birthday was on Easter! We had so much fun, even though you had a cold... Devin and Ronny did an Easter egg hunt, you got to eat cake and open LOTS of presents!