S: Sophie's 2nd Year
1: Happy first birthday, sweet girl We woke up early the day of your birthday and celebrated at Panera, then had all of your family and friends over for a pool party celebration.
2: You got your most favorite purse, some puzzles, bubbles, clothes, shoes, Precious Moments figurine and baseball gloves. ! Daddy built you your very own playhouse with windows and a shingled roof!
3: Right before your 1st birthday you got Roseolla. It was horrible. You had a very high fever and rash and wouldn't eat or drink for about 4 days. | The day after your birthday you were dedicated to the Lord. And, it was Father's Day. We had a very fun and busy weekend and you loved every minute.
4: June 2009
5: You have become quite the busy body. Some of your favorite things are the cell phone, purse, car and remote control - which you treat like a cell phone. | July 2009
6: Some of your favorites - Pizza, Gigem and Praise Baby hanging out with Daddy bossing Cruz around
7: We went to Camden and Texarkana, AR to visit Pops, Gran Ann, Nonnie and Papa for the 4th of July. Everyone was so excited to see you.
8: We had a pretty busy July with Aunt Sloane's and Aunt Skye's wedding showers. You had a lot of fun running around in your cute dresses. | Our friends April, Graham, Roxie, Graham and Morgan
9: We had so much fun being a part of all the celebrations and the Big Day!
10: Rehearsal Lunch at Lucille's, Rehearsal at First Baptist and Rehearsal Dinner at The Sperle's.
11: The Big Day August 8, 2009
14: You are becoming much more independent - feeding yourself, coloring, | running away from Mommy, playing with jewelry, purses and baby dolls. Such a big girl.
15: August was super hot, but that didn't stop us from hitting up the zoo, playing in the pool and going to the Hydro Fair.
16: September '09 Pops, Gran Ann and Aunt Ella came to visit for Labor Day. You had some new experiences like a coffee filter hat and wearing grown-up shoes!
17: We made a trip to the zoo and took family pictures for Christmas cards.
18: 1st OU football game | Not afraid to dump water everywhere!
19: Momma's high heels | Exploring at the State Fair - petting bunnies and looking at chickens and pigs
20: October '09 | Your first time to roast a marshmallow. You thought it was delicious! You also like to make Mommy and Daddy laugh at you!
21: We had a fun overnight visit to see Big Sittie and Big Giddie. You had a lot of fun with them and all their fun "toys".
22: Such a goofball! Your tastes have developed~ you really like spaghetti and anything sweet...but that's about it!
23: Giddie's 90th Birthday Party
24: Are you not the cutest ladybug? | a quick trip to the zoo for Haunt the Zoo
26: my sweet baby girl... getting so big! | reading your Bible and preaching to Naomi and your babies
27: Thanksgiving Spent in Camden, you enjoyed hot chocolate, playing in the tent, decorating cookies, celebrating birthdays and being silly!
28: December | You had a lot of fun celebrating Jesus' birthday the entire month! Cookies were just the begining!
29: we celebrated Momma's 28th birthday and you had everyone dancing with you | shortly after, you found, and applied, an entire tub of vaseline
30: Already 18 months old! Where did the time go? | acting like daddy | playing outside | eating a yummy marshmallow
31: It took a little while, but we finally got the perfect Christmas picture!
32: Santa came to our house early and brought a baby stroller, a music coloring board, puzzle, house shoes and Thunderwear! | Daddy got a Thunder shirt, too! You made him a mug with your handprint on it.
33: We spent Christmas in Weatherford and thankfully made it without getting stuck in a huge snowstorm! It was one of the worst in Oklahoma history! | You made a good haul! New moccasins, Nikes and baby dolls! You were a good helper with our "Happy Birthday, Jesus" cinnamon roll tree!
34: Pops, Gran Ann and Ella came for a visit. You got a fun cell phone and monkey...your favorite part was all the candy! | BBBRRRrr rabbit! Look at all the snow!
35: J A N U A R Y 2010
36: Helping Momma get ready for Valentine's Day with yummy cupcakes! You'd only eat the frosting...
37: Another snow! We only lasted about 10 minutes!
38: February | For some reason you love to play with my theraband. You are very interested in the potty and sit on it often. Momma Jo brought you a Valentine's gift... | Caught ya!
39: A puppy dog that sings! You were so excited! | Happy 20 months! You are the most beautiful thing I've ever laid eyes on!
40: March 2010
41: We met Pops, Gran Ann and Aunt Ella in Dallas for a weeknd. We went to the Dallas Arboretum. | The flowers were gorgeous. You had fun for the most part
43: You and Pops talked to each other on the phone and Gran Ann had lots of chocolate for you, per usual!
44: April The Easter bunny paid you a visit!
45: Our church had an Easter egg hunt the Saturday before Easter. You did such a great job hunting eggs by yourself and you got a lot of candy!
46: We took a trip to Santa Cruz, CA for daddy's 30th birthday! You did really well on the flight. Our first stop was the Pan, where Mommy and Daddy met, then we headed to the Warf. | California
47: Next, we walked over to the Boardwalk and Daddy showed you where he worked. | Then we hit the beach! You loved throwing sand, but thought the water was a little chilly!
48: The O'Donnells had a wonderful place for us to stay across the street from them. We went to the Monterey Bay Aquarium with them.
49: I think you enjoyed the beach! You danced all over for the entire afternoon!
50: M A Y 2010
51: We had a wedding in Tulsa for Daddy's cousin and you looked adorable.
52: After the wedding we went to the Jenks Aquarium and saw a lot of fish and other water creatures found in Oklahoma and other areas. You had a lot of fun and were really good!
53: VACATION! We went on vacation with Pops and Gran Ann to Branson. We had a blast at Silver Dollar City and at our resort. Lots of fun in the sun!
54: Silver Dollar City Fun
55: You had so much fun playing in the water. | Such a fun way to end your second year of life. You have brought us so much happiness and joy. We can't imagine life without you. You are a true blessing, Sophie Shea.