Jacob's Firsts


I know this isn't exactly a scrapbook but I wanted to post an old clip from his baby book I thought some of my new bloggers might enjoy.

My son is already going on 2 and I just as of yesterday got his one year record book finished. I got a beautiful Hallmark Baby Book at one of his showers but only very gradually was able to do much with it. Especially with having to move three times this last year it was hard to keep everything together. Believe it or not I was still unpacking a box that I had hidden away in the sun room that I completely forgot about. As I was going through it I came across a ton of things that I had stashed away to put in his baby book. I found a lot of cards from birth and all of his showers. His baby bracelets, ID in his hospital bed, his first movie stub, and a whole lot more. I was so excited to finally get his baby book finished and since he is almost 19 months there was no reason I couldn’t get the first year recap finished. I thought I would also mention some of Jacob’s firsts with this post as well. I am falling behind!

Here is a picture in Jacob's baby book of the first curl that was cut from his first hair cut. I cut a blue ribbon and tied it in the center of the hair and folded it in waxed paper to protect it and still keep it visible.

Jacob's Firsts

April 21 10:21pm Jacob was born “It’s A Boy”!
April 22 We napped together
April 24 We came home
April 25
Holding his head up/first follow-up appt.
April 26 First bath at home
April 30 Cord fell off
May 2 First Manicure
May 5 First Outing
May 11
First Smile
May 23 Sucking Thumb
May 28
First Baby-sitter
June 2
Slept All Night
June 13
2nd Check up/First Shot
June 20 Pushes Up
June 23 Playing With His Hands/Dad’s B-day
July 2 Coos and bubbles
June 9 Rolls Side To Side
June 11 Holds Rattle
June 18 First Laugh
August 8 Bats Objects
August 12 Blows “Raspberries”
September 2 Sat Alone
September 5 Holds Bottle
September 7 First Solid Food
September 18 First Vegetable
September 24 First Fruit
October 19 6th Month Check Up
November 7 Claps
November 10 First Tooth
November 13 Pulls To Knees
November 16
November 26 Crawls
December 4
December 10 Another Tooth
December 19
Waves Bye Bye
February 7 Said “Da-Da”
February 13 Said “Ma-Ma”
February19 First Steps
Feb 26 Walking Exclusively
March 3 Used Spoon
April 21/06 Turns One!

Jacob enjoyed getting his hand and foot prints done. He kept pointing at the little dots where his toes were.


Amy's Blah, Blah, Blogging said...

So sweet, I wish I would have kept all that info about my daughter, I so meant to, life just got busy. He's lucky to have a great mommy like you!

Shanilie said...

Thank you Amy. I probably wouldn't have recorded all of this information if I didn't have the baby's first year calendar. The stickers made it a whole lot easier.

Shanilie said...

Love your display picture. Your babe looks so cute and all smiles!

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