S: Ryder's First Year
FC: RYDER'S first year
1: Lovingly made in 2009
2: Ryder in Mommy's belly
3: Father's Day June 2009 | To:Daddy From: Ryder
4: RYDER'S ROOM | RYDER'S ROOM | no girls allowed (except mommy)
6: RYDER LEE BRYANT | Welcome to the world
8: 07.06.09 11:13am | Mommy and Ryder | Mommy loves you
9: Daddy and Ryder | Children's Mercy Hospital Pod #D | Daddy Loves you
10: Ryder Lee 7 lbs 9oz
11: So loved
12: DAY ONE: getting cozy with the nurses and loving your bottle!
14: 07.07.09 2:00 p.m. Back Closure Surgery for mylomeningocele Surgery was scheduled for 10am but they didn't begin until 2pm. Mommy was at her hospital waiting to hear from Daddy that you were okay. She wasn't able to see you for 3 days!
16: You had many people who love you come and visit often.
17: Mommy and Daddy came every day to be with you. | Day after day after day...
18: Fluid was building up on your brain, this is called Hydrocephalus. Your forehead started to bulge out due to the pressure. Oh what a headache you had!
19: 07.16.09 8:00am VP Shunt Placement surgery
20: Mommy loved caring for you while you recovered. | You recovered so quickly!
21: Days passed and you got stronger and stronger
22: After 31 days of waiting... | YOU GOT TO COME HOME
23: You got to meet your cousins Pryce and Sophie
24: First shopping trip
25: First bath at home!!
26: 2 months old
27: Time with Nanny
28: Gramp's finally got his boy!
29: grandpa | sunday
30: Cousin photo shoot
32: First visit to Gramp's house | Loving the outdoors
34: 1st race with Daddy
35: K A N S A S S E R I P O L O R A C E
36: Pryce's birthday at Chuck E Cheese's
38: Aunt Janna's Wedding August 2009
40: September 2009 VP Shunt revision
41: 3 months old
42: September 2009 | Spinal Meningitis & external shunt placed
43: September 2009 September 2009 VP Shunt revision
44: O C T O B E R 2 0 0 O C T O B E R 2 0 0 O C T O B E R 2 0 0 9
46: November 2009 Gramp's House November 2009
48: VP shunt was not draining properly and caused a large lump to form on the back of your head | Dr. Greene your surgeon told us to have you wear a sweatband around your head to help keep swelling down.
49: We began to call you "Lumpy" | The sweatband irritated your poor skin. Dr. Greene decided to do another VP shunt revision.
50: November 2009 VP shunt revision
52: November 2009 Decorating family Christmas tree November 2009 Decorating family christmas tree
54: December 2009 Sunday family Christmas | December 2009
56: Bryant family Christmas pictures
58: Holiday dinner on the Plaza December 2009
60: Bryant Family Christmas: Christmas morning
62: Bryant family Christmas: Christmas night
64: Ryder's first fairy tales book December 2009
68: Daddy's surprise 28th birthday party | January 2010
69: Daddy's surprise 28th birthday party
70: Valentine's Day 2010
72: Valentine's dinner 2010
74: March 2010 8 months old
80: Mother's Day 2010
82: Father's Day 2010
84: June 2010 Mr. Monkey Boy
86: Swimming at Gramp's house
87: Eating and being so animated!
88: JULY 2010
90: Fourth of July 2010
92: Ryder Lee Bryant 07.06.10 Happy 1st Birthday!!!