January 14, 2009
It's official... we are having a BOY!
April 24 - April 27, 2009
Bob and I head to Tacoma, WA to surprise Jeremy for his 30th Birthday. Little did we know, we'd be parents in 3 days!
Bobby spends the first 12 days of his life in the NICU. He comes home on May 12th, his Grandma Ross' birthday. Mommy has to spend her first Mother's Day with Bobby in the hospital.
June 20, 2009
Bob participates in his 2nd sprint triathlon, Alabama Sports Festival - and places 3rd in his age group. His first one, the Buster Britton triathlon was held the weekend before.
August 23, 2009
Bob hosts his first, Bob Ross First Annual Multi-Sport event at Oak Mountain, amongst friends and fellow triathletes.
September 5, 2009
We run our first family race together - the Ross Bridge 8k. It's my first race, postpartum.
September 19, 2009
Bob participates in the Alabama Coastal Triathlon, his first Olympic triathlon, with friend, Bart Wilder.
October 18, 2009
Bobby, dressed as a monkey for his first Halloween, visits the Pumpkin Patch for the first time.
November 26, 2009
Bobby falls asleep during his first Thanksgiving meal at Grandma and Grandpa Ross' house.
December 13, 2009
Bob's big purchase for the year - a new Trek bike! This should help him with his TWO Half-Ironman races he has scheduled for 2010.
December 25, 2009
Bobby is all smiles for his first Christmas at Grandma and Grandpa Lee's house!
What an AMAZING year we had! 2009 has given us more love we could ever ask for in our lives.
Here's to 2010!
Happy New Year!
Love, the Ross Family