BC: "Madelynn Grace, Madelynn Grace, Oooh how I love my Madelynn Grace...Strawberry hair and skin thats so fair...Ooooh, how I love my Madelynn Grace....... Love Forever and ever, Daddy
FC: From "pumpkinseed" to "princess" a photographic journey of the first 5 years
1: On March 26, 2002 Madelynn Grace Smith was born. | Due to her bright orange hair, daddy nicknamed her Pumpkinseed the minute he saw her!!
2: Mommy also said that your scratch would go away and to this day you still have a little mark were your first scratch was.. | Mommy and daddy were so excited about their new baby girl..Daddy was a worry wort and when you scratched your face he went and bought you mittens..but mommy knew that your socks would work best and they did!!!
3: You were such a complete bundle of joy | and so so precious...
4: You were a daddy's girl from the very beginning..... | Daddy always put you to sleep on his chest You were a Daddy's little girl from day one
5: Mommy did get her moments with you too. However, daddy didn't give her many..
6: You started to grow so fast and family came from far away to see you...
7: You were so proud of your first steps
8: you loved bathtime | and mommy loved bows
9: you and daddy loved hats!!
10: Your first Christmas
11: The candy was and still is your favorite part!!!!
12: you and your kittens!!! | just some more baby fun
13: more Maddie
14: We knew your hair was from mommy and your fashion sense too!!
15: But...you definatly got your good looks | From Daddy !!!
16: YOU have always LIKEd THOSE | WATER | FOUNTAINS
17: AND SUNSHINE | TIMES | TOOO.......
18: Florida New York Texas Arkansas Tennessee Louisiana NY city | Places you've been | Missouri Wash DC Kentucky Ohio Virginia N.Carolina
20: Your 2nd Christmas and beyond......
26: winter time fun!!!
27: winter 2005 | sledding in 2007 | snowball or snowman 2007 | snowman in the making 2007 | the snowman team 2007 | daddy, maddie, & summer 2007
28: birthday ...fun
29: Easter fun
30: You've always been musically inclined
31: and such a dancer too !!!!
32: you've always been a fashion Diva
33: halloween 2005 | like my shoes? | princess wild hair | look dad earings
34: Summer fun
36: more summer fun
38: such a swimmer!!
39: As summer comes to an end in 2007 a new chapter begins in your life.... Our baby grows up and starts school..
40: getting ready | for 1st day of school
41: Your first full day of school
42: we love you maddie
43: logan, summer, maddie & autumn, | The smith family | grama and poppy fullers family | all your cousins
44: Mommy and you | Daddy and Annette | Grama and grampa smith | poppa and nanny
45: princess | dakota | Jack and sassy | You and Dakota
46: we will forever hold you | in the palms of our hands Love you Maddie Grace..
47: So from Pumpkinseed to Princess you have grown before our very eyes..Though our book must end, our story goes on forever and ever, and with every passing day a new chapter begins....XOXO Daddy