Opening his birthday presents.
same height as W when he was 9 51.5 inches 53lb 61st percentile weight 95th height
Wanted "real tree" shoes, couldn't find any in his size, so we had to order them.
Meeting his second grade teacher.
At park with friends
spent his own money to get his newest obsession- Ghostbusters for Lego Dimensions. He said in Sunday School he wished he was old enough to watch the movie, made me add the backpack and stuffed toys to his amazon list! (and look, an ecto cooler!)
Playing with the toys from Aunt Sharon.
His confused face...
Face timing Alex.
so much camo- makes him easy to buy for!
With me at a cookout with the Pam, Chris and Sarah and Maya's family.
(They have no air conditioning. I'll be so glad when they build a new school!)
Alabama Road Trip
I brought lunch to him at school
Halloween costume-so glad he decided not to be Jabba the Hutt!
after watching Puss in Boots
Refuses to eat school lunches, except on the nights I ask him to pack his own lunch for school!
Awarded for visiting the library over the summer more than all the other second graders!
Drinking coffee like mom (mostly warm milk and creamer)!
Walkathon picture at school- He is hiding in the back middle.
His project for a Lego Contest (Slimer from Ghostbusters)
told me his favorite food of all times is sandwiches.
Watching Inspector Gadget before school.
At Coney Island for Howl-a-Ween.
doing a jig
a ride with his dad
he was the bravest-rode all the big rides!
Scary face pancakes at IHOP
Got the part of Christian in the church Christmas musical!
When E got Snow White 2: "I can't wait until I'm a teenager...I really want to drive that truck!"
so sad when he got the stomach flu on the night of the kid's musical
not just because he missed his very first speaking aprt, but because he wanted to ride in the truck!
"I've been thinking about having every day church on the bus because Ava doesn't go to church. (AWWWWWW)
started wearing his glasses all the time
His poster for when he was student of the week! (Notice the picture of him and his bestie, Nate 58.)
practicing spelling words in cocoa.
Playing with his favorite Christmas present from our Christmas.
Got his first love note from school.
Having fun in Upward
rocking his medals from family sports night! He and E won a gold and two silver!