S: Max Turns One!
FC: Maxwell Cooper Klein Turns One! February 8th, 2008
1: Off to Grammy and Grandpa's house in Mission Viejo, Ca to celebrate Max's 1st birthday.
2: We went to the Long Beach Aquarium to celebrate Maxi's 1st birthday. You guys loved it. Maxi especially loved the fishees. | February 08' | Piper almost 4 Max is 1
3: Grandpa and Maxi loved looking at the Jellyfish.
4: Looking at the Manta Rays
5: Mmmm, cotton candy after a great birthday lunch.
6: We had a bug theme this year for Max's first birthday. Piper and Grammy made Max's bug cake and it tasted delicious.
7: Let Him Eat Cake Max's first taste of chocolate, no going back now.
8: Look Who's One!
12: My LIttle Valentine's You guys are soo cute and loveable.
13: Happy Valentine's Day February 2008
14: Winter 08' - Colorado Piper's been dying to build a snowman, however the snow in Colorado is really soft and not good for building them. I think Grammy Eve and Piper did a pretty good job on it however.
15: Little Snow Bunnies Max was a little leary of the snow, just as Piper was at this age, so cute.
16: Go Daddy Go!! | Sledding Fun!
17: Go Piper Go!!
18: Sitting Up Such a big boy now.
19: 1st Haircut March 08' | 13 Months Old
20: Happy St. Patrick's Day March 2008 13 Months Old | Crawling, Standing, Playing Max is doing it all now. Soon he will be walking.
22: Happy Easter 08' Piper - Almost 4 Yrs Old Max - 14 Months Old
24: The Egg Hunt - in our front yard Piper had a great time finding all the eggs that the Easter Bunny left you guys. Next year Max will be ready to hunt, watch out Piper.
25: April 2008
26: Happy 5th Birthday, Piper | A Day at the Beach
27: April 2008 Max - 14 Months Old
28: Lemos Farm - Jace's 4th Birthday A fun day on the ponies, trains and bouncy house.
29: April 2008
30: First Steps - Maxi has finally learned how to walk and it is soo cute. He is like a drunken sailor stumbling about. | May 2008 14 Months Old
32: Palm Springs - Living Desert | We went to this cool outdoor zoo while in Palm Springs. | Maxi loves to play peek-a-boo now-a-days.
33: We went to this great outdoor zoo in the desert while on vacaton in Palm Springs. | May 2008 Max 15 Months Old Piper - 5 yrs old
34: Backyard Fun You guys are playing really well together these days and it's so nice to be able to send you out back to play.
36: Preschool Graduation Piper graduated from Merry Moppet Preschool and is off to Kindergarten in the Fall.
37: June 2008 Piper - 5 yrs. old Max - 16 Months Old
38: The Big Island, Hawaii July 2008 Waikolao - Kolea Klein Family Vacation - What a great trip. We stayed at this awesome condo in Kolea that was minutes from the beach and pool. The kids would wake up super early and we would head out to the pool.
39: Maxi was soo cute, his hair got so blond and he just loved hangin' out by and in the pool with his sister. Piper - 5 yrs. old Max - 18 months old
40: A - Bay This was our beach. We went here everyday and had a great time snorkling and hanging out with the turtles.
42: The Volcano We drove down to the bottom of the island to visit the awesome volcano. We went on a few hikes around the volcano and found these awesome caves to explore. It was very adventurous and fun.
44: Akaka Falls | While driving around the Island we found this great waterfall. It was a fun hike to get to it and what a sight.
46: Luau at the Marriott The kids loved the food, the dancers and of course the fire.
48: Glass Bottom Boat Tour We got a free boat ride with our condo stay and we took advantage. It was a great boat trip for the kids and we got to see all sorts of fish and coral beneath the ocean.
49: The Hilton We went to the Hilton for the day to check it out. It's sort of like a Hawaiian Disneyland. There is a boat ride (shown here), dolphins, waterslides, turltes and more. It was fun, but we liked our place better.
50: Manta Rays and Sea Turtles We loved searching out the sea creatures of the island. One day Sea turtles the next Manta Rays.
52: Bath Buddies Piper loves taking a bath with you Maxi and you guys have soo much fun together in there. | August 2008 Piper - 5 Yrs. Old Max - 19 Months Old
54: First Day of Kindergarten Central Elementary School August 2008 Piper - 5 1/2 Yrs. Old | Piper is a big girl now. Starting Kindergarten is a big step. Max will probably have Mrs. SImpson as well for K, so it will be fun to have her again in a few years.
55: Mrs. Simpson's Class Room K
56: Happiest Place on Earth Disneyland October 08' | Piper - 5.5 Yrs Old Max - 20 Months Old
57: Ohhh, the Teacups! Daddy's favorite. I don't know about that, but I know PIper loves them.
58: The Jungle Cruise You were a little leary of this ride at first, but after seeing a couple of animals you warmed up and loved it. It was the big hit of the day.
59: Loving this ride
60: Thunder Mountain You and I waited in this prime spot and watched Piper, Daddy and Grammy come screeching down the mountain in their train. You loved watching the choo-choos.
61: Haunted Mansion It was decorated so lovely for the holidays already. They had a countdown to Christmas shown behind you in the picture. Also, all decked out all creepy and ghouly for Halloween. Soo great!
62: Grammy, Max and Piper on the Carousel
63: Autopia Piper loved getting her driver's license and Max loved driving with Daddy.
64: Jellyfish Rule! Piper chose to be a Jellyfish for Halloween this year. What a creative gal. So, being the crafty mother that I am made our whole family a set of jellyfish costumes and they were soo cute and we were such a hit. | October 2008 The Klein Jellyfish Family
65: October 2008 The Klein Family of Jellyfish | Max - 20 Months Old Piper - 5.5 Yrs. Old
67: Oh, what to be for Halloween next year?? How will we top this year's great costume? I better start thinking about it now.
68: Thanksgiving 08' Max - 21 Months Old Piper - 5.5 Yrs. Old Grammy Eve came out to watch you guys while Daddy and I went to Las Vegas to celebrate Grammy Sally's 60th Birthday.
69: Park Play You guys love playing together now and it is soo great to watch Piper help Max out and play with him.
70: Happy 60th Birthday Grammy Sally
71: Half Moon Bay When we got back from Vegas, we went to Half Moon Bay to play in the sand with Grammy Eve. | Mommy is 4 Months Pregnant Here
72: A Day at the Snow Redwood City, CA | December 2008 It was fun to go 5 minutes away to play in the snow. Max didn't really like it, but PIper had fun and was able to make some snowballs.
74: Christmas 2008 Max - 22 Months Old Piper - 5.5 Yrs. Old
75: Christmas 2008 Max - 22 Months Old Piper- 5 1/2 Yrs. Old | Decorating the Tree Max really hammed it up this year, saying "cheese" every time I pulled the camera out. He also loved helping Piper put the ornaments on the tree.
76: Christmas Morning We loved seeing your faces when you guys went to look in your stockings. Priceless! You guys love Christmas and it is the best.
77: Opening Presents You guys got such great presents and Max totally got it this year and loved opening them as well.
78: Golden, Colorado 2009 | Piper had a ski week this year in January and with Mommy almost due to give birth to the new baby I couldn't fly. So, Daddy took the kids to visit Grammy Eve in Golden, Co.
79: Max didn't like the snow too much, but Piper did, she loved sledding. | Piper - 5.5 Yrs. Old Max - 23 Months Old January 2009