Monday, May 18, 2015

Week 180: May 10 - May 16

Enjoying a Mother's Day Breakfast with Grandma

Happy Mother's Day, Mommy

Helping Mommy and Grandma open presents

A fun game in the sun

Fighting over a toy...this is only the beginning

9 month check up:
27 3/4 inches -20th percentile
18 lbs 11 oz - 30th percentile
And, for comparison, Baxter's 9 month check up:
29 inches:  75th percentile
21 lbs. 12 oz.:  75th percentile

Last swim lesson at Ensworth (starting swim lessons at the Y soon)

Eating a honey stick while petting a snake...brave boy!

When in Nashville....

This sums up the week for Bennett (getting teeth is no fun)

Checking to see if Mr. Chipmunk is home

Taking over for the puzzle pro

Benny is happiest when he's playing with his big brother

Enjoying a little fiesta with the Huberts

Monday, May 11, 2015

Week 179: May 3 - May 9

Ready for a great week!

Quickly finishing a puzzle before heading to Grandpop's house

Grandpop's pool is it really feels like summer

Look what Baxter reeled in

Benny's newest toy (though this might be the first and only time he gets to use it since his big brother suddenly needs a walker toy)

Found a new friend at the park

Happy to be picnicking 

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo with some guacamole at school

The 3 Amigos (Baxter, Judah & Townes)

It's water table time!

Photography by Baxter...not a bad shot

Our farmer's market is open...and the strawberries are GREAT!

And the grilled cheese isn't too bad.

Can you believe this lil guy has trouble sleeping?

Yay!  Grandma's here!

All aboard the B&B Train

Giving Grandma a puzzle lesson

Poor Bennett...he's never gonna get a turn on his Lightning McQueen car

Chicken Chase Festival - pig petting

Goat petting

And turkey petting...not a bad turn out at the petting zoo!

Playing soccer with Townes while listening to Ms. Amaia on the keyboard

Cheetos, Tatoos, shirtless...we've officially got a lil hillbilly

What's cooking Brian?

90+ Degrees in May...we're in for a rough summer

Thank goodness for sprinklers!

Monday, May 4, 2015

Week 178: April 26 - May 2

Snack time with Oscar

Finally, a place where I can jump off furniture!

The best part of the zoo!

It only took 5 trips around the carousel before choosing the tiger...but a mighty fine choice!

Busy day = exhausted Baxter

Sharing a snack with the Barnes' after gymnastics

Happier on 2 feet these days

Ice cream sandwiches with Emma

Burning off some energy after cooking class

Taking a break from shopping at Whole Foods

We LOVE the farmer's market!

Waiting for my 1st haircut!

Shopping for some styling products for my new do

Now I know why Daddy and Baxter love the barber shop...this is fun!

What a handsome Benny!

Sunny days are the best!

Fun times with Ian & Marshall

Go Cubs!

Cooling off with Mommy's beer

So close to walking

Festivals are fun!

The best part of the festival?

Or was it all the icy treats?