S: August 2011 December
BC: Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning. James 1:17
FC: B L E S S E D
1: We started our fall off BIG with a new addition to our Family in September. Ending out 2011 was rather busy for us! We enjoyed celebrating the birth of Wyatt Thomas, Carter's 2nd birthday, a wonderful Thanksgiving with family in Jackson & Baton Rouge, and a fun filled Christmas with an ecstatic 2 year old and wide eyed 3 month old!!! | September thru December
2: We went to Baton Rouge for the weekend & decided to take a trip to the LSU Rural Life Museum. Aunt Steph, Uncle JT, Lily, & Sam went with us. The kids were able to run off a TON of energy! | Louisiana State University Rural Life Museum - Baton Rouge, Louisiana | Top Ten Outdoor Museum in the World - according to the British Museum
3: The Exhibit Barn, The Plantation Quarters, Louisiana Folk Architecture | Largest collection of material culture of 19th century Louisiana
5: The Commissary, Education in the South Prior to 1860, Flat Boats, The Kitchen Garden, The Log Cabin, Merrick Walking Beam Steam Engine, Outhouses, Overseer's House, Pigeonnier (Dovecote), Plantation Bells, Sundial, & Uncle Jack Bronze Statue
6: The ladies I work with on Unit A at Womans gave me a baby shower!!! The food was absolutely delicious & the gifts so thoughtful.
8: This time around mommy had a planned c-section, so everything was completely scheduled. She would go in at 5:30 am on September 12th and have a little boy or girl by 7:30 that morning...Right??? WRONG! This little baby decided it was time on September 1st, so the labor pains started at 3:00 am on September 1st and by 10:25 am that morning mommy was being rolled back for a c-section & everyone was preparing to meet the little boy or girl that was fixing to become apart of their family!
9: I was definitely in labor when I got to the hospital! They quickly called Dr Cook & got everything set up for a c-section.
10: A baby is something you carry inside | you for nine months, in your arms | for three years and in your heart till | the day you die." | A baby is something you carry inside | you for nine months, in your arms
11: Baby's First Smile!
13: September 1st 2012 | 10:44 am | 21 1/2 inches | 8 lb 4 oz | Wyatt Thomas
14: Holding Wyatt Thomas for the first time!
16: Mommy | & | Wyatt | You were so calm and sweet the entire time I kept you in recovery with me!
18: Daddy introducing Wyatt Thomas to everyone
19: Carter meeting his little brother for the first time | Wyatt meeting his big brother for the first time
20: Wyatt meeting all of his family for the first time
21: PaPaw & NanNan, G-Daddy & Granny, MeMaw, Aunt Bethany & Brooke-Ellen, Aunt Steph, Aunt Allyson, & Uncle Dawson were all at the hospital to welcome Wyatt into the family
22: Wyatt Thomas
24: PaPaw, Nan-Nan, Uncle Dawson, Brooke-Ellen, and Big Brother Carter watching Wyatt through the nursery window
28: Carter loved standing at the nursery window with Uncle Dawson checking in on his little brother Wyatt
29: Measurements | Chest | Length | Head | Length 21 1/2 inches Head Chest
30: Daddy, Mommy, & Carter loving on Wyatt
32: GrandParents | Granny | Nan-Nan | PaPaw | G-Daddy
33: G-Daddy | "Aunt "B" | Aunt Ally Uncle "D" | Aunt Steph | MeMaw | Great Grandmother
35: Wyatt Thomas | _____________ | 9/1/12 | 8 lbs 4 iz 21 1/2 inches
37: Getting spoiled by grandmothers & aunts already!
38: Our little Boy
40: Wyatt had a gift waiting for his big brother... Toy Story!!!
41: Lots & Lots of FUN
47: All for one and one for all My brother and my friend What fun we have The time we share Brothers 'til the end.
49: Our | Family
51: K | W | T
52: Wyatt Thomas was such a blessing to our little family! Our God is so good!!!
53: Getting Wyatt ready to go home from the hospital
54: Carter was anxiously waiting Daddy, Mommy, & Baby Wyatt's arrival | Home | Sweet | Home
55: G-Daddy, Granny, Aunt Steph, & Carter were waiting at home to welcome Wyatt
56: Mommy stayed at home with Wyatt on Sunday, his first full day at home while Carter went with Daddy to church. He was wide awake all morning!
57: Sunday afternoon Daddy & Mommy had to take you back to the hospital to check your bili rubin level. You followed in your brothers footsteps, you were extremely jaundice & had to be put on the bili light. We had another glow worm on our hands. You were on the bili light for 2 weeks!
58: Cater sunbathing with Wyatt & keeping an eye on him for Mommy
60: Mommy, Carter, & Wyatt
62: Mommy's first sewing project. A pair of pants for Carter!
63: A little time for playdough is always FUN!
64: Carter was thrilled to help out with Wyatt's first bath. He watched intently the entire time. Then at the end he thought he would be a big help & emptied out Wyatt's bath water for me (all over the kitchen floor!). | Wyatt was not quite sure what to think of his first bath!
65: Once all was said and done, Wyatt seemed pretty pleased to be squeaky clean (and DRY!).
66: precious little moments
67: Carter and Wyatt | Brothers
68: Wyatt Thomas Kimbrell | 2 weeks old
69: Newborn Pictures
71: Chilling out on daddy and mommy's bed after bath time
73: Wyatt spent many days sleeping in the sun in order to rid his little body of all the jaundice. He didn't mind it much at all! | W | K | T
75: Brooke-Ellen came over to play with her cousins while Aunt Bethany & Nan-Nan cleaned mommy's house for her
76: MawMaw and Aunt Dot sent Carter and Wyatt some LSU gear to get ready for the upcoming football season | LSU FOOTBALL
81: Saturday morning fun on mommy and daddy's bed is a sure way to make some good family memories! | Nan-Nan, Aunt Bethany, & Aunt Allyson gave Wyatt his very own diaper bag (Mommy LOVED it!) | Carter and Mommy had a little sticker fun while Wyatt took a morning nap. Carter was covered with every character from Toy Story you could think of!
82: Playing in daddy's clothes!!! | Boys Night on the couch
83: Carter loves playing with his Toy Story figurines
86: Splish!! Splash!! Taking a BATH!
87: First Bottle, Play-time, Bath-time
88: No More Monkey's Jumping on the Bed | Carter's new BIG BOY room
90: Visit to the Pumpkin Patch | Brooke-Ellen, Aiden, & Ashton joined us for the fun
94: Hip Hip Hooray, It's My Birthday Today
95: Carter turned 2 years old on October 20th and we celebrated with a big party for friends & family. He had his own little pumpkin patch in our backyard with a pumpkin for each guest.
96: HAPPY | Birthday
97: PARTY TIME | PARTY!
98: Fun | Blocks | Bubbles | Food | Pumpkins | Friends | Toys
100: Happy 2nd Birthday Carter Glynn | Carter was obsessed with the candy corn! It was the only thing he ate all day long.
101: Wyatt came just in time to help Carter celebrate
102: A Brotherly Love
103: DAREDEVIL | I walked in to find that Carter had found a new place to ride his tractor & the next day I walked outside to find that he had found a new way to play t-ball. Definitely all BOY!
104: Bethlehem's Family Fall Festival | Our own little Buzz Lightyear
109: Family | Fall | Festival
110: GAMEDAY | What life looks like on a Saturday with three boys in the house!
111: Daddy and Wyatt
114: Bath Time with 2 boys = FUN FUN FUN
115: Relaxing with Daddy after supper
117: I love the leaves, I do not know why. Is it their colors or how they fly? They crunch and crinkle Under my feet; I pile them up And take a leap!
118: While in Baton Rouge for the weekend, we took a family trip to the Baton Rouge Zoo | Wyatt's First Zoo Trip
122: First Smiles
123: It's the little things that make life beautiful.
125: "There's no other love like the love for a brother. There's no other love like the love from a brother."
126: Praise God, from Whom all blessings flow
130: Give thanks to the Lord for He is good! | His mercy endures FOREVER!
131: Magnify the LORD with thanksgiving! | I will bless the LORD at all time! | Our Thanksgiving Project
134: Our Family | PaPaw and NanNan, MeMaw, Aunt Allyson, | Uncle Dawson, Uncle Cody, Aunt Bethany, & Brooke-Ellen | Daddy, Mommy, Carter, & Wyatt
135: Carter & Wyatt with PaPaw & NanNan
136: Wyatt's first nap in his big boy crib!!! He slept for a whole hour! :) | Daddy and Wyatt hanging out together on the couch watching a little bit of Top Gear (definitely a "daddy show"!)
137: Carter loves bath time! | Daddy and Wyatt got a taking a little "cat nap" together on a Saturday afternoon
138: Happy 1st Birthday Brooke-Ellen!!!
139: Our sweet little niece Brooke-Ellen Louise turned 1 year old on December 21st. We celebrated with her at a pink & white wonderland party!!!
142: Christmas | 2011
143: The Polar Express | Carter's favorite Christmas movie was The Polar Express. The first time we all watched it together once it was over we have him his very own Christmas bell. He was completely amazed that he could hear the bell ringing!
144: Decorating the Christmas Tree
145: Holiday Memories Warm Even The Coldest Of Days | Watching A Charlie Brown Christmas with Daddy after decorating the tree
146: Christmas at PaPaw and NanNan's House
147: Wrestling with PaPaw after opening Christmas Gifts
148: THE GIFT OF FAMILY | We enjoyed Christmas Eve at PaPaw & NanNan's house. There was lots of yummy food, gifts for everyone to enjoy, and many memorable family moments!
149: The Lord blessed us with another wonderful gift this past year! How marvelous are the works of our God!!!
150: Christmas Morning
152: Woody, Tricycle, Blocks, Animals, Candy, Books, Home Depot Tool Set....
153: Christmas at MawMaw's House
155: Christmas in Baton Rouge with G-Daddy and Granny