1: My wonderful son, may the Lord grant you understanding in all things. I pray that your sense of truth and righteousness comes only from His Word and His grace. May you aways have a discerning spirit so that your every step is guided by God.
2: While visiting with Ms Judy, I fell on her walk and got my first bruise.
3: Rain rain go away...
5: B A B Y S I T T I N G F O R T H E M A R T I N S
7: We stayed at Uncle Tom's house for several days while they were away. I had lots of fun with all the children. They kept me well entertained. | Cousins | Stroller Rides | New Toys | Tractor
8: Thomas the Train
9: A day at the park with Rylee. | Picking out flowers with mommy.
10: Liking daddy's shiny work truck | I loved going on the barrel rides at the Shady Maple picnic. I went on so many times all by myself. 14 months | Playing with Parker | At the park with Cadence.
11: Being outside is the best!
13: Memorial Day Weekend was so hot. Mommy filled up the little wagon with water and I had fun splashing in it!
14: Row boating with Parker. We loved it and it was nice and cool on the creek. What a fun time we had!
17: In June I went with mommy, my aunts, grandma, and cousins to the beach for several days. I loved playing in the sand! The house we stayed at had a spiral staircase and I wanted to down it so much. Grandpa stopped by and brought tarp straps and tarps to put around it. I was well entertained by all my cousins!
18: Biking with Cadence | Babysitting Samuel and the Metz boys | Riding tractor at Grandma
19: Happy Father's Day | I was not feeling well Fathers Day. For lunch we went to Uncle Shawn with the Weaver family. In the evening we went to Grandpa Martin. Mommy realized the next day that I had hand foot and mouth. | I love daddy!
20: Fun day in the sun! | Swimming at Cadence's grandma. | Me Cadence Parker
21: My First Haircut June 22 (15 months) I didn't mind too much getting my haircut. I looked very different when daddy was done.
22: Showing mommy how you learned to stand by yourself. 15 1/2 months. I didn't walk until I was 17 months old. | Not impressed that Tevya was trying to take my stick.
23: My first chocolate chip cookie | Eating my cereal all by myself for the first time.
24: Grandma found this horse for me. I loved it and would ride it lots.
25: Uncle Seth was at my house for a weekend. I had lots of fun with him!
26: At daddy's ballgame playing with Ellen and Leah | My first corn on the cob at Curt and Michele | I like playing on the mower. | Putting on daddy's shoes.
27: Happy Birthday Cadence | We hated the birthday hats!
28: Owen is home for a visit! | 4th of July Grandma and Grandpa for supper and the evening. Grandpa bought Uncle Seth some fireworks.
30: Happy 26th Birthday Daddy! | One morning I woke up with a swollen ear. Mommy just had to laugh at me and I didn't think it was so funny. | Proud of myself for figuring out how to turn the lights on and off.
31: In the meadow with the Zeisets. Uncle Justin pushing me on the bike. Taking a wagon ride with Madison. (the Hoovers are home for a visit) | Mommy and I took daddy ice cream to work one hot day in July. Of course daddy shared with me.
32: An evening at Grandpa Martin. | Playing ball with Grandpa. | Uncle Seth giving me a ride. | Madison and I liked playing in the sand. | It's fun having cousins to play with!
33: My friends and I with our daddies and mommies
34: A Sunday evening exploring...
35: Begging for Aunt Crystal's drink. | Playing with Madison. | Loading up my wagon. | Watching daddy pour the patio and playing with Patrick and Elliot.
36: Friday nights were daddy's ballgames. I loved going and playing in the dirt and with the other children. I also liked eating snack food.
38: Last evening with the Hoovers before they head back to Haiti. We went to Justin and Jess for supper. I had fun seeing the dog, cats, and horses. Grandpa wanted to hold me and Madison, but we didn't have much time to sit. I will miss having my cousins around.
39: Penn Valley | We went with the Weaver family for the weekend. I had lots of fun with all my cousins.
40: All ready for a bike ride. | Aunt Marty reading to Gabby, me, Patrick, and Natalie.
41: Spending the day watching daddy play baseball.
42: One evening we met Uncle Shawns for supper and then went to the park.
43: I love green smoothies for breakfast. | My favorite book for a while was ther'There's a Wocket in My Pocket'. I wanted it read over and over..
44: Maine | I went to Maine September 10-17 with mommy, daddy, and Curt and Michele. Our first stop before we got to our cottage was the Portland Headlight.
45: The water by the cottage. I loved playing with the stones.
49: Pemaquid Point Lighthouse | 18 months
51: 18 months
52: Eating by the water and then walking across the Crib Stone Bridge.
54: Staying at Samuel's house when his mommy had baby Andrew.
55: Mommy couldn't find me one time. I was hiding in the bushes. | Having fun with Parker. | I'm big stuff.
56: A morning with Cadence | Ready to eat mommy and daddy's anniversary meal. | Helping mommy make bread.
57: A weekend at the cabin with Cadence.
58: We made Christmas cheer bundles for Elliot and Patrick to take to Cherry Creek. | Happy Thanksgiving
59: Happy Thanksgivng | At the hunting cabin with the Martins. There are some pros to being the only grandchild around!