Christian at Age 1

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.

29 Videos

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  • Birthday Luau Walking

    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.

  • First Birthday Cake

    December 4, 2011 - A messy Christian with Mama surveying the damage to his birthday cake after slices where handed out.

  • Look who's walking

    January 1, 2012 - A short clip we shot during our weekly photo session

  • Peek-a-Boo

    January 4, 2012 - Christian playing peek-a-boo at CPK while waiting for Grandma.

  • Playing Outside

    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.

  • Christian's First Snowsuit

    January 14, 2012 - Christian meets snow for the first time now that he's walking. There have been better first impressions, I'm sure.

  • Swing Time

    February 18, 2012 - Christian enjoying a swing ride at the park.

  • iPad Game

    February 19, 2012 - Christian playing with his iPad.

  • With Papa's Hockey Stick

    March 17, 2012 - Mama captures video of Christian walking around the rink with Papa's stick, and some help from his uncle.

  • Christian's First Hockey Stick

    March 18, 2012 - After taking Papa's stick for a spin the day before, it was time to cut one down to his size.

  • Mall Walking

    March 24, 2012 - Christian walking around the mall with his new Big Bird plush toy.

  • The Chase

    March 25, 2012 - Chasing his uncle around in circles

  • Baby See, Baby Do

    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.

  • Hockey Gazebo

    April 15, 2012 - Christian and Papa pass the ball around, or at least try to, in the gazebo near the house.

  • Hat Man

    April 30, 2012 - Showing off his mad hatter skills, now that he can put his hat on and take it off by himself.

  • Car after Dinner

    May 11, 2012 - Playing with his car at the dinner table after eating.

  • In the Lobby

    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.

  • Green Ball

    May 22, 2012 - Playing outside with his new ball while uncle Bobby chases him around.

  • More Grilled Cheese

    May 31, 2012 - Enjoying his grilled cheese sandwich at Papa Chris' and showing off his signing for more.

  • Pizza Slice

    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.

  • Coloring by the Window

    June 6, 2012 - Coloring on his toy box in the nursery while gazing out the window for inspiration.

  • Scrub, Scrub, Scrub

    June 17, 2012 - Christian washing the table after lunch.

  • Spinning Wheels

    June 17, 2012 - Spinning the wheels at playground.

  • Blocks in the Hat

    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.

  • Beach walk

    June 23, 2012 - Christian walking along Rivera Beach in Lake Geneva.

  • Up and Down

    July 2nd, 2012 - Christian enjoying a summer evening at the mall by running up and down a ramp, again, and again, and again.

  • First Rollerblades, Part 1

    August 5th, 2012 - Christian's first time on rollerblades and he never fails to amaze us. What a great moment.

  • First Rollerblades, Part 2

    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.

  • At Starbucks

    August 21, 2012 - Having fun at the local Starbucks while Mama and Papa enjoy their evening drinks.