S: Declan Alexander Moe
1: Declan Alexander Moe Born: August 7th, 2010 at 10:00pm Weight: 7lbs 5 oz Length: 20 inches
2: Mommy was excited. She was getting ready to have a baby. Mommy and Daddy had the baby's name picked out, and everything was ready in the house. They were a little nervous, but they couldn't wait to meet their baby boy!
3: Here are Mommy and Daddy, Rolin and Rebecca, right before Baby Moe arrived!
4: Finally, very early one Saturday morning, Mommy went into labor! At last the day had arrived -- little Declan was ready to be born. Soon they would hold their darling boy in their arms. | At exactly 10:00pm, Declan entered the world. He was beautiful! Everyone was very tired and very, very happy. | Daddy counted his fingers and toes. Mommy just held him close and smiled.
5: It was agreed upon that he was the most adorable baby in the whole wide world. Aunt Terry was there to help Mommy and Daddy. | We spent the first few days getting to know each other. | There were lots of kisses & snuggles!
6: Every little detail was perfect.
8: Daddy and Mommy didn't get much sleep at first...
9: but Declan did.
10: Mommy took lots and lots and lots of pictures of Declan's beautiful smile! Daddy read Winnie the Pooh to Mommy and Declan as they fell asleep.
11: We played lots of music, especially It's A Big World by Renee andJeremy and Momma Loves Baby by Solange. Daddy sang a special song he made up about Baby Moe and Mommy sang James Taylor's Sweet Baby James but she sang Moe instead of James
12: We wondered what we ever did before our Declan came along. Suddenly this little boy was our whole world.
14: First Halloween! Declan won a Halloween costume contest at the mall! We used the gift certificate for toys!
15: Sweet Little Man | Great Big Chair
19: Daddy and Declan
20: Declan's first Christmas and photo with Santa. We went the The Grove to meet Santa Clause.
22: Declan tries solid food for the first time, Mommy mashed up some avocado | He does not like it much at first but later avocado becomes a favorite food. Declan also likes puffed kamut, sweet potatoes and blueberries
23: Declan loves to sit in his blue chair and in his yellow race car. His favorite toys are his blocks, Bee, giraffe, and his soft white bear.