S: Stephen's Preschool Years
BC: Each Memory we keep with Care means future Happiness to Share!
1: Every Story has a beginning....yours began on Monday February 20, 2006
2: Stephen you were born and our lives changed forever....you arrived at 3:54 pm and weighed 7lbs 4oz. You immediately found comfort in your thumb.
3: Blessing from Heaven
4: Your nursery was featured in Baton Rouge Baby Magazine....The nautical theme was portrayed beautifully by painter Paula....We loved your nursery
5: Welcome to our lives!
6: April 22, 2006 was your baptism day and the day you were welcomed into the Family of God. You were christened by Father Jerry Martin with your Nanny and Uncle Scott as your godparents.
7: Father Martin lit a candle and gave it to momma and poppa and explained to us we need to keep your faith in God burning brightly.
9: You attended Parkview Baptist Preschool and made many friends along the way!
10: C R A Z Y H A I R D A Y | There are so many things I loved about your preschool....one was that you learned to pause before every meal and give thanks to God. Your teacher of your infant class said you had a great personality and sweet spirit.. Your one year old teacher said yo u would go sit with friends when they were sent to the corner...you were very thoughtful.
11: Best Buds
12: You, Janna and Landry were together from bed babies to the last day of preschool
13: Friends we meet on the path of life make the trip worth while
14: You Give The BEST Hugs
16: Bowling | Zoo | Skating | Post Office
17: Summer Searchers 2011 | Bakery | Global Wildlife
20: Stephen's First Haircut
21: Belles and Beaus February 10, 2007
22: Your first dentist was a lady named Dr. Johnnie Hunt. You did great at your first and every subsequent visit because they let you watch movies while your teeth are being cleaned.
23: Miss Tamy's Gymnastics earned you your first trophy!
24: One of your very best friends was Isobel Palma. We had many fun times with their family and I hope you will always be friends. | Isobel
26: The picture above left was taken and Mim and Pop's 40th Anniversary Party and the picture above right was Kevin and Lara's wedding in Tampa and the one to the right was at your Mom's 60th birthday celebration.... you were 4 months old.
27: The picture above left was your first birthday party and above right was Ben's LSU party and below was just hanging out with cousins!
30: Crazy Times with the Cousins!
32: Sophie's Spectacular Halloween Party
33: What a wonderful trick or treating experience!
34: You were a cowboy your first Halloween just like your poppa was for his first Halloween
35: The Many Faces of Stephen
36: First Thanksgiving
40: Have a Holly Jolly Christmas!
42: Thought it's been said many times, many ways, Merry Christmas to You!
44: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
46: It is our family tradition to chop down our own tree!!
49: The Twin Living Christmas Trees and Rural Life Christmas are family traditions
50: Let | It
52: One of your favorite TV shows came to town....we had to go see Curious George...and meeting him was like seeing a long lost friend! | Through your Poppa's persuasion, we got a meet and greet with Good Old Curious George!
56: Black and Gold to the Superbowl | On February 7,2010 the New Orleans Saints beat the Colts to Win the Superbowl. We joined the record number of fans for the Parade of Champions 2 days later.
57: Who Dat!
58: How I love the bright sun of Spring and your bright smiles!
61: T-Ball Time
62: It's Carnival Time... ! | And Everybody's Having Fun
63: Mardi Gras Mambo... Down in New Orleans! | And when you get to New Orleans...Somebody'll show you the Zulu King
65: Hippity Hoppity Easters On Its Way | Bloom Where You Are Planted!
72: The Voice of t he Sea Speaks to the Soul
76: Your first birthday was pure joy with all of our loved ones together at once. Each person wrote a note to you on that day and I hope you will treasure in your heart how much you are loved | February 20, 2007
78: 2Years Old
79: We had your 2nd birthday at Gymboree Play and Music and you all had a grand time!
80: Your Third Birthday Party was at Jump N Jive....and there was plenty of both going on. A fun time was had by all!
81: Years Old
83: We Celebrated your 4th Birthday with train rides at our house! | 4 | years old
84: 5th Birthday Vintage Fire Engine
85: 5 | Years Old
86: Audubon Zoo and Aquarium
90: Family Ties
91: Family is Another name for Love
92: To Travel
94: Prepare the child for the path...not the pathway for the child!
96: S M I L E
99: Stephen, may you continue to have the Hugs, Friends, Fun, Adventure, Smiles and Love throughout the rest of your life. Love, Momma