S: Sean Dennis Marshall
FC: Sean Dennis Marshall
1: "It's a Boy!" We had a few ultrasounds with you. These are just a couple. I knew well before the nurse told me that you were a boy!
2: Delivery Day August 31, 2010
3: Daddy ready to go into surgery. He was very excited to meet his new little baby boy.
4: Sean Dennis Marshall Born on August 31, 2010 7 lbs. 14oz 20.5 inches long | You were delivered by C-section at 8:19am by Dr. Gluck. The surgery went great. You cried the minute you were born. What a wonderful day to have a perfect and healthy baby :)
6: You were a very mellow baby when you were born. You just liked being held. | In this picture you look like you are smiling. We noticed you have two huge dimples :)
7: Daddy just loves talking to you and holding you. How excited we are to have you.
8: Daddy brought Brandon, Ryan and Grammy to the hospital to see you. They could not wait to hold you.
10: Grammy came to help out at the house. She was a huge help.
11: These are just some pictures of you hanging out in your bassinet. | You had some very cute faces and some funny ones too. You also had the most adorable feet.
12: September 2, 2010 we brought you home from the hospital. You were so welcomed into the family. Brandon and Ryan would not leave you alone. They loved holding and watching you. | You and Ryan | You and Brandon | Your brothers
13: You are all bundled up for you first sleep at home. You got to sleep in this beautiful cradle that Grandpa & Grandma Smart made for you. You already are a pretty good sleeper.
14: September 5. 2010
15: 6 days old
16: Ryan is always asking to hold you. If you are awake he is right there with you.
17: You were very jaundice when you came home, so we would put you on the table so you could sunbathe. You loved all of your clothes off. You would just lay there awake and happy.
18: September 18, 2010 While I was recovering, Grandma Smart came to help out. She loved holding you. I love the picture where you are looking at her. Thanks Grandma for coming you were a HUGE help!
19: September 25, 2010 Your very first trip to the zoo. Brandon and Ryan wanted to go, so we decided to get out of the house. You slept the entire time. I got tired so we sat together on a bench most of the time while the boys walked around the zoo with Daddy. | *El Paso Zoo
20: Just hanging out. | September 26, 2010
21: You sleeping in your cradle. Grandpa & Grandma Smart made it for us, and Brandon & Ryan slept in it too when they were babies. It is so beautiful and you loved to sleep in it. | You slept in the loft for awhile. Brandon & Ryan had to start sharing a room when you were born. That hasn't quite happened yet. Hopefully you will be in your own room soon.
22: One Month Old You have been a very easy baby so far. You weigh 11 lbs 1 oz and you are 24.75 inches long. You are growing so fast.
23: We took you to the Southern New Mexico rodeo. You slept through most of it. What a trooper, it was so loud and we stayed late. | October 2, 2010
24: Our first family picture with you. | October 9, 2010
25: We went to the Sampson's and you met Grandpa Smart for the first time.
26: @2 months old You are 13lbs. 8oz and 25.5 inches long
27: Your first Halloween you were a frog. You looked so cute in your costume. You were so good. You slept the whole time while the boys were trunk or treating.
28: November 3, 2010 Just a little over 2 months and you started smiling all the time. Ryan is always asking to hold you. You are already best buddies.
29: We decided to go on a walk at night. We had to bundle you all up. Nov. 14, 2010
30: November 17, 2010 Just some cute pictures of you. Of course Ryan had to jump in too.
31: November 25, 2010 We went to Aunt Katie's for Thanksgiving. Here is a picture of Gigi holding you. | Papa just loved playing with you. He had you laughing so hard.
32: November 26, 2010 You were blessed at Aunt Katie and Uncle Blake's house. It was the perfect way to have as much family there as possible. Grandpa & Grandma Smart, Grammy & Papa, Gigi, Eric, Crystal Parker and Preslie, Katie, Mckay, Karlie, and Mollie were all there for it.
33: Sean Dennis Marshall~Your family, parents, and extended here love you. How happy your Father in Heaven is to have you here with us.We bless you to develop a strong testimony that will help you weather the trials to come. We bless you to serve a full-time mission. There are many people out there waiting for you to find them. We bless you that you will meet a special girl to take to the temple and start a family. Bless you to get an education that you might get a steady job and be able to support your family. We bless you to be a loving example to your siblings, be good to your parents, and an example to those around you.
34: We went to Great Grandpa & Grandma Smart's house. | We went to visit Great Grandma Smart in her nursing home. She was so cute with you.
35: Family Picture
36: The week before Christmas we went to the Sampson's house for the Smart family Christmas. Joshua LOVED holding you. You took a good nap with him. | Christmas day you just hung out with mommy, and watched everybody open presents.
37: January 9, 2011 You had rice for the first time and loved it. | 4 Months 26.75 in. long 17lbs. 3 oz.
38: White Sands National Park January 17, 2011
39: Cute pictures of you :)
40: Eating peas for the first time. You didn't like those so much. February 15, 2011
42: March 12, 2011 | 6 months
43: We took a trip to Grandpa & Grandma Smart's house. You had fun playing with Grandpa on the floor. You always hold your arms out like an airplane, and do an army crawl.
44: Daddy and Sean
45: You just playing and crawling. We all love to watch you army crawl. You can go so fast using your elbows and the tips of your toes.
46: 7 months old
47: You in your high chair. Brandon joined in too.
48: Just hanging out in your exersaucer.
49: Bath time! | You love taking baths. Especially when your brothers join you :)
50: Reading bed time stories with the boys.
51: You will sit and play with cars for hours. | Kitchen stuff too!
52: Hanging out at the park!
53: You enjoying yourself at our Easter party. You also are eating a strawberry for the first time. You will not let go of my hand because you love it so much.
55: Ryan playing with you in your exersaucer. He had you laughing so hard.
56: April 24, 2010 Easter
58: Playing with trains. | You love chasing after the trains.
59: I tried to get a picture of your army crawl in action. It's amazing how fast you can get around!
60: May 19, 2011 Eating frozen carrots for the first time. You shove them in you mouth by the handful!
61: You enjoy sitting by the back door and watching outside.
62: We took a trip to Grammy and Papa Marshall's. You were great on your first airplane ride. You are such a happy and mellow baby.
64: 9 months 29.75 in. long 19 lbs 11 oz
65: Swimming for the first time! June 8, 2011
66: The day you learned to stand up in your crib! As you can tell by your face, you are so proud of yourself. June 9, 2011
67: Wrestling with the boys.
68: Eating your first Otter Pop. You wouldn't let it go until you got a freezer headache. Then you dumped it out all over the ground.
69: Holding on for dear life. You learned to stand up to the entertainment center. But you did not know how to get down.
70: Enjoying time at the pool.
71: Playing the piano with Brandon.
72: 10 months You stayed with Aunt Stephanie for a couple of days while Mommy, Brandon and Ryan went to Disneyland.
73: Your very first time to the beach. You loved to eat sand.
75: You really enjoy the sand. You are not such a fan of the ocean and waves. You did fine as long as the waves didn't touch you. On this trip you were Grandpa and Grandma's buddy. They took great care of you, and watched you for your naps. They even let you sleep in the 5th wheel with them.
76: Sea World
78: White Sands National Park We decided to go to White Sands for the day. You are such a trooper. It was EXTREMELY hot, and there were huge red ants all over, so I couldn't let you down. You happily hung out in mom's chair and in the van the whole time.
79: Your first time on a slide. As you can see by your face, you did not like it at all. August 16, 2011
80: August 31, 2011 Your 1st birthday!! What a happy and content boy you are. You are such a joy in our lives. We are so blessed to have you in our home.
81: MMM..you love birthday cake. You kept on taking handfuls and handfuls. Then after a couple of minutes you threw your hands in the air, and you were done.
83: I think Brandon and Ryan had more fun opening your presents. They would open them and then hand them to you. Everyone was having so much fun. Happy Birthday Sean. We love you!
84: 1 years old 21 lbs. 5 oz. 31.25 in. long