Christian’s First Three Months

It seems like almost everything Christian did for the first 3 months, we have on video.

There’s so much new in his world – and ours – during that time, it just felt too important to just let that go forever.

Playlist: Da Baby 0-3 Months

Our son as a newborn over the first three months of his life.

31 Videos

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  • Christian's First Video

    December 4, 2010 - Baby Christian just 5 hours after he was born, and the first time he was in the hospital room with us after going through the normal newborn nursery routine, and a little rest for Mama.

  • Aloha Christian!

    December 4, 2010 - Our son's mobile video debut, after being born early that morning.

  • After feeding dance

    December 5, 2010 - A one-day old Christian practicing the age old art of being burped after a feeding.

  • Sleepy, Grumpy, Hungry

    December 9, 2010 - Christian at 5 days old, still playing shy, not opening his eyes, and getting a little grumpy. Must be time to eat...again.

  • Christian up for some hockey

    December 10, 2010 - Catching some of Hockey Night in Canada while we wait for our dinner guests.

  • One Week Old

    December 11, 2010 - A happy (yet sleep deprived) Mama with her one-week old bundle of joy.

  • Fist Bump

    December 11, 2010 - Papa teaching Christian the Fist Bump, but with only limited success.

  • Sound Sleeper

    December 12, 2010 - Proving to be a sound sleeper at a very young age.

  • No waking Christian

    December 12, 2010 - His first stuffed toy, Lizzy, learns it's not easy to wake up his new friend.

  • Addressing His Fans, Sort Of

    December 13, 2010 - The cute, early emotions of our little angel.

  • At the Hockey Rink

    December 14, 2010 - Only 10 days old, and one week after leaving the hospital, our son has his first trip to the roller rink for Papa's hockey game. Fan for life.

  • Wake up, time to eat

    December 16, 2010 - Sometimes they just don't want to wake up, even to eat.

  • What Christian thinks of all these videos

    December 19, 2010 - When you least expect it, it happens to even the cutest of 2 week old babies.

  • Christian Smash

    December 22, 2010 - Playing in his bouncy chair, abusing the hanging stuffed animals

  • Christmas Eve

    December 24, 2010 - A 3-week old Christian doing his thing at a family Christmas Eve party.

  • Christian under the tree

    December 26, 2010 - Twas the day after Christmas, but our present this year arrived 3 weeks earlier.

  • Wide Awake

    December 30, 2010 - Christian wide awake during the afternoon. Geez, what a concept

  • Deep in thought

    January 8, 2011 - Deep in thought while resting in his bouncy chair. Easily and early favorite resting place at only 4 weeks old.

  • Something to get off his chest

    January 9, 2011 - Christian has something to get off his check. Err, rather his stomach. Better get in really close so you don't miss it.

  • Hockey legs

    January 21, 2011 - He's got legs for hockey like his Papa, but let's get through rolling over, crawling, and walking first.

  • Shopping Trip

    January 22, 2011 - Stopped in an aisle at the local Target store. Another building he'll find himself in on a regular basis for many years to come.

  • Fighting Off Lizards

    January 24, 2011 - Christian and one of his first stuffed toys.

  • Wakey, Wakey

    January 25, 2011 - Christian pretends to be asleep and then slowly wakes up, in a cute and adorable kinda way.

  • Happy Feet

    January 31, 2011 - Christian previewing just how strong his legs are going to be when gets older. Once he gets moving, there won't be any stopping him, for sure.

  • New Friend

    February 9, 2011 - Christian dismissing a new stuffed toy and insists on being the star of another video at only 8 weeks old.

  • Too Noisy

    February 11, 2011 - Papa tries to diffuse a fussy Christian before he starts crying too loud. All while at dinner with Grandma at Chili's.

  • The Hippo Gets It

    February 16, 2011 - The Christian Smash saga continues, with the hippo getting the punishment this time.

  • Friday night at Starbucks

    February 18, 2011 - Hanging out with Mama and Papa at Starbucks after finishing his bottle. One of many, many, future times Christian will be surrounded by java fans, for sure.

  • Christian with Zach

    February 19, 2011 - Zach gets to hold Christian for the first time.

  • Hi Christian

    February 19, 2011 - A still sleepy Christian gets to spend a little time from his older cousin Zach (technically, Papa's youngest cousin, but that's okay).

  • Learning Hockey Etiquette

    February 19, 2011 - Papa talks to Christian about Hockey Etiquette while at Grandma's and listening to Pat Foley call the Hawks game on TV. Oh, there's the whistle, gotta go.