S: Madelynne James McGovern - My First Year
FC: Madelynne's First Year
1: Madelynne's first pictures were taken on March 2, 2010 when Mommy was 20 weeks pregnant | Sweet Little Hands | Precious Tiny Feet
2: Madelynne was due to be born on July 19, but she was so excited to meet Mommy and Daddy that she came on June 27 | Sunday, June 27, 2010, 1:47pm. 6 lbs. 12.5 oz., 17.5 in.
3: July 6, 2010 | Mommy and Daddy were elated when they finally got to bring their baby girl home
4: Everyone could not wait to get their hands on our sweet little baby Madelynne
6: The time had come for Madelynne's first bath... | ...and she did not like it very much.!
7: A dream is a wish your heart makes when you're fast asleep. In dreams you will lose your heartache; whatever you wish for, you keep. Have faith in your dreams and someday your rainbow will come shining through. No matter how your heart is grieving, if you keep on believing, a dream is a wish that will come true. A dream is a wish your heart makes when you're fast asleep. In dreams you will lose your heartache; whatever you wish for, you keep. Have faith in your dreams and someday your rainbow will come shining through. No matter how your heart is grieving, if you keep on believing, a dream is a wish that will come true.
8: Nothing beats those first little grins
9: Madelynne's first trip to Church
10: In September, our Little Tiger watched her first LSU football game...
11: ...and she was not too happy with the ref's calls.
12: Mommy loves to dress up her precious babydoll...
13: ...even as a scrumptious cupcake...
14: ...or as a cuddly little monster...
15: ...or a sweet pea. | HAPPY HALLOWEEN
16: Madelynne was baptized on November 7, 2010. Mommy, Daddy and Godparents, Uncle Steven & Aunt Holly, were especially proud of baby Madelynne on this day.
17: Everyone was so happy to see this beautiful little angel on her special day.
18: Madelynne still loves watching those tigers
19: We went on a road trip to Baton Rouge for Madelynne's first Thanksgiving, where she got to meet her Great Grandmother Nana!
20: After so much excitement, Madelynne needed a little R&R
22: The time had come for Madelynne's first adventure with the spoon...
24: All dressed up for Christmas Eve mass
25: Look what Santa brought!
26: It was a new year and Madelynne was quickly learning new skills...
27: with a little help | and sitting up all by herself | ...like standing up
28: Our hungry girl sure does love her fruits and vegetables.
29: The weather started to warm up enough to finally spend some time outdoors! So Mommy and Daddy took Madelynne to a park close by and let her play on the patio when we were at home.
30: Valentine's Day was a special day for Mommy and Daddy to show Madelynne how much they love her!
31: Waving was now Madelynne's newest skill, and she put it to the test on her 1st (and 2nd) Carousel ride.
32: Madelynne loves sitting on Mommy's lap and playing with her necklaces.
33: I spy a dog hiding under the covers on the couch... if I could only get high enough on my tippy toes to reach that sleepy puppy.
34: By the time she was nine months old, Madelynne had learned to love bathtime
35: Some mornings she was so sleepy that we had to wake her up in time for school!
36: When Madelynne was almost ten months old, she finally got to meet her Mimi for the first time!
37: She always enjoys a little face time with Grandmama
39: On April 22, 2011, Madelynne went on her first trip to the Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans, LA. She loved pointing at the different fish and looking at all of the bright, beautiful colors.
41: Madelynne met so many new people at the Celestin family reunion that she was wiped out!
42: The Easter Bunny left a special basket for Madelynne with bubbles, a book and bath toys inside.
46: Daddy and Madelynne love making silly faces together
48: Our little girl is growing up so fast...
52: Good Morning Birthday Girl!!! | 6/27/11
53: a drum filled with instruments was just what Madelynne wanted
54: Madelynne did not care to have a special treat for her Birthday...
58: I guess the birthday girl likes her beans...
61: Say Cheese!