Look who’s walkin’ now!
After a wonderful baby luau for Christian’s birthday, it was only 3 weeks later that he was standing on his own, and walking. Our son was now mobile, and the fun was really getting started now.
Playlist: Da Baby - Age One
Videos of Christian after his first birthday.
December 4, 2011 - Christian making laps around a table at his 1st birthday luau, showing that he's almost ready to start walking on his own.
December 4, 2011 - A messy Christian with Mama surveying the damage to his birthday cake after slices where handed out.
January 1, 2012 - A short clip we shot during our weekly photo session
January 4, 2012 - Christian playing peek-a-boo at CPK while waiting for Grandma.
January 7, 2012 - Christian walking around outside in the gazebo, showing off his still new walking skills, and his ability to text and walk at the same time.
January 14, 2012 - Christian meets snow for the first time now that he's walking. There have been better first impressions, I'm sure.
February 18, 2012 - Christian enjoying a swing ride at the park.
February 19, 2012 - Christian playing with his iPad.
March 17, 2012 - Mama captures video of Christian walking around the rink with Papa's stick, and some help from his uncle.
March 18, 2012 - After taking Papa's stick for a spin the day before, it was time to cut one down to his size.
March 24, 2012 - Christian walking around the mall with his new Big Bird plush toy.
March 25, 2012 - Chasing his uncle around in circles
April 14, 2012 - First, it's an empty cup! Christian emulating what he sees Papa do almost everyday with his empty venti chai cup, although it looks like Christian is using the lid as a teething ring.
April 15, 2012 - Christian and Papa pass the ball around, or at least try to, in the gazebo near the house.
April 30, 2012 - Showing off his mad hatter skills, now that he can put his hat on and take it off by himself.
May 11, 2012 - Playing with his car at the dinner table after eating.
May 11, 2012 - Christian's routine when arriving back home. He's been doing it for months now, but it's still cute every time he does it.
May 22, 2012 - Playing outside with his new ball while uncle Bobby chases him around.
May 31, 2012 - Enjoying his grilled cheese sandwich at Papa Chris' and showing off his signing for more.
June 1, 2012 - Trying a bite of Papa's pizza in between helpings of ravioli. Can't quite keep the cheese on the pizza, though.
June 6, 2012 - Coloring on his toy box in the nursery while gazing out the window for inspiration.
June 17, 2012 - Christian washing the table after lunch.
June 17, 2012 - Spinning the wheels at playground.
June 20, 2012 - Playing with his blocks by putting them in his hat and the dumping them as if he was planning to wear them. Special guest appearance by bun bun, too.
June 23, 2012 - Christian walking along Rivera Beach in Lake Geneva.
July 2nd, 2012 - Christian enjoying a summer evening at the mall by running up and down a ramp, again, and again, and again.
August 5th, 2012 - Christian's first time on rollerblades and he never fails to amaze us. What a great moment.
August 5th, 2012 - Second part of Christian's first time on rollerblades. He seems so fearless and natural - just like he's been doing this forever.
August 21, 2012 - Having fun at the local Starbucks while Mama and Papa enjoy their evening drinks.