S: Gavin's 1st Year
BC: So mainly this was a book of firsts, and a few seconds :) I couldn't get them all and some are out of order but I think overall it turned out pretty great. I hope that your mom and dad have fun remembering these times when they look back at the pictures and that someday you enjoy looking at them. I love you Gavin Blake Hawkinson! Love, Aunt Dawn | Oh! And One more thing... | this is one of my favorite pictures of you- also taken by Meo Kyser...but was my idea!
FC: Gavin Blake Hawkinson | February 25, 2010
1: Happy 1st Birthday Buddy! We waited and anticipated your arrival for so long it doesn't seem possible that a year has flown by already. We love you more than words can say and hope that someday you can sit and look at these memories and see how much you are loved. Love, Aunt Dawn, Uncle Dusty Callista, Anissa and Gemma
2: Watching you grow was one of the best parts... Every few weeks mommy would take pictures of you inside her tummy so that everyone could see how big you were getting. Hope loved to take pictures with you then too.
3: Your family loved you before they ever saw you. Hope couldn't wait to be your big sister, your mommy was full of love for you, her son and your daddy was as proud as could be of the little boy he couldn't wait to meet.
4: The day your mom and dad found out you were a boy, dad painted it on mommy's tummy and took a picture and sent it to all of their family and friends .
5: Your mom was so excited the day they got to go to the 3-D sonogram. Here are some of the pictures they got of you that day.
6: Date: February 25, 2010 Time: 4:18 AM Weight: 7 pounds 11 1/4 ounces Length: 19 inches
7: Once you decided you were ready to come you sure didn't take long! Your mom went to the hospital at 3:30 am and you were here at 4:18 am!
8: Big Sister | When you were born you lived in Commerce City, Colorado...about a zillion miles away from us! Your address was: 10672 Joplin St. Commerce City, CO 80022
9: First Date... Takin Gemma for a ride in my ride... | I did good! She's amazing! | awww Man! Really? How much shopping can one woman do???
10: 1st Bath | No really mom, I think this whole thing is really over rated. What are ya tryin to do to me????
11: First Easter
12: Ten Tiny Fingers Ten Tiny Toes Rosebud Cheeks And A Cute Button Nose
13: May you always see beauty in the world And hear music every day. May you know the touch of gentle hands And walk the peaceful way. May the words you speak be loving, May laughter see you through. May you be blessed with hope and joy— These gifts we wish for you.
14: 1st Bottle 1st Baby Food 1st Boob Juice in a Cup 1st Biscuit 1st Cake
15: Pumpkin Picking Playing in the Corn And Riding Horses With Good Friends Alex and Lizzy
16: 1st Summer of Swimming and Boating
17: I am the piano player... | I am the master of these keys...
21: BlackMail Photos | Hope liked to put headbands on you. Aunt Dawn liked to give your mommy Gemma's dresses to try on you. Disclaimer: These WILL be saved and shown to future girlfriends :)
22: "Yo-Yo's" First Halloween
23: First | First Trip to the Zoo | First Trip to the Butterfly House | First Time Outside Man, that sun is BRIGHT!
24: Fun with Callista, Anissa & Gemma Hutchison
27: 1st Photo Session With Meo Kyser 2nd set of professional pictures
28: Your mommy lived so far away from her family and friends when she was pregnant with you. Sometimes it made her sad. Aunt Dawn thought it would be a great surprise to have a baby shower for her but without her...so back in Galesburg without your mommy knowing Aunt Dawn had a baby shower and invited all of your mommy's friends. They brought tons of gifts and then put them in boxes and shipped them to your mommy. One day, the UPS guy drove up and delivered all of these presents for you and her. | Shower
29: Baby Shower #2 | Your family came back to visit everyone in Galesburg when you were a few months old and your Grandma Spears threw your mom a baby shower at the First Church of the Nazarene
30: Baby's 1st Christmas
31: Presents! | 2010
32: On your 1st Christmas Mommy's entire family was all together for the first time in years. To remember it, they took family pictures at the church. Here are some of the pictures they took that day.
33: When you were 8 months old you moved to Romeoville, Illinois | 1984 W. Ashbrooke Rd. Romeoville, IL 60446
34: Doc Bands (Crash Helmet) and MoHawks Doesn't get any better than this!
35: That's right ladies, I've got the force with me!
36: My Awesome Aunts. Pretty Much...they think I'm the best!
37: Grandma's and Grandpa's
38: First Family Photo Session
39: First French Fry
42: GO PACK! | In your first year, the Packers (your parents favorite team) beat the Chicago Bears for a chance to go to the Superbowl! | ____ Packres vs. ____Steelers
43: Choo Choo! | These two pages are pictures taken by Meo Kyser your 3rd set of professional pictures and 2nd set of pictures by her.
44: 4TH OF JULY 2010
45: VALENTINES DAY 2011 | AND TIME WITH GEMMA