October 3, 2003 (like a grain of rice)
Hospital photo
My footprint.
Arrival:  May 25, 2004
Daddy's little girl
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Eva Catherine was born on May 25, 2004 at 10:35 AM in Merrillville, Indiana.  She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces
and measured 20.5 inches.  This site is dedicated to her growth, development, learning, and joy of being.  May
she grow up embracing diversity, rejecting stereotypes, and discovering beauty and peace in a better world.
February 18
I'm 7 1/2 months old.  (January 11, 2005)
December 23
6 months
November 2004
November 13, 2004
I'm a happy baby.
I'm eating solid food at 4 months old.
I like to hold Daddy's thumb when I eat.
I'm 5 days old.
I'm 6 hours old.
Brothers Nolan (18), Alex (20), and Charles (13).
Meeting Aunties Mary and Lisa.
My first day home!
My first week of life.
May 29
Playing with Charles.
May 28
My first visit to the pediatrician's office.
Napping with Cuddly Bear.
It's a jungle out there.
5 weeks
Matilda watches over me when I nap.
Doing lunch with Alex.
Gregory and Matilda keeping an eye on me.
My first trip away from home (Daddy's office).
I met Daphne at Purdue.
I met Carol, Linda, Joan, and Jill, too.
Huggy Pup and me.
I'm 3 months old.
My first book!  (Baby Panda)
Grown-ups get all excited when I smile for pictures.
Dinner with my Aunties.
Susie and Larry visited me.
Smile?  What's a smile?
Blue horse, blue horse, what do you see?
Charles plays his clarinet for me.
Meeting Uncle Rich.
Hangin' with Mommy and ...
... Daddy.
They tell me I enjoyed my new stroller (z-z-z-z-z-z).
Grandma and Grandpa drove from Minnesota to meet me!
A smile for Mommy.
September 2005
Sometimes, I'm a serious baby.
Playing in my saucer.
The giraffe is my favorite.
I'm learning to stand while I play.
October 2005
Nolan sings for me.
5 months old
I'm drinking from a sippy cup at 5 months.
Wearing Mommy's baby dress.
A book for lunch
My first Halloween mask.
Thanksgiving with the brothers.
6 months
It's tummy time!  (December 2, 2004)
November 2005
The holiday letter picture 2004.
Weary Christmas shopper.
December 2004
Playing with Cuddly Bear.
Me, personally?  I would've chosen this one.
My first Christmas!
Keyboarding 101
January 11
I'm 8 months old today.
January 13
January 25, 2005
Playing ball with Matilda.
This is one of Mommy's baby dresses, too.
::soft kiss::
January 2005
My famous dinosaur sleeper.
February 23
February 23
Wait a second!  Are you pooping?
Saucer time.
I'm 9 months old today.  (February 25)
Down 'ya go.  Back to Mommy!
March 16
March 16
Visiting Daddy's office on spring break.
Here I am at 10 months.
I can stand up.
This means big trouble for my parents.
Easter 2005
Next year, I can hunt for Easter eggs.
April 2005 (I'll be 1 year old next month!)
I'm 11 months old!
One month until my first birthday!
April 25
Mommy made me my very own book about me!
May 7, 2005
May 2005
Z-z-z-z-z-z-z-z-z-z-z-z
Lunch at the Chinese restaurant with my Aunties.
May 20, 2005
I'll be a year old in 5 days!
"The child is capable of developing and giving us
tangible proof of a better humanity."

Marie Montessori
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