Saturday, September 29, 2012

Deeper than a place where the ocean floor lies. You're still number one in my eyes

Can you believe this girl....

Is now this girl?

From Newborn:

to 1: 

to 2:

to 3:

and now 4:

This girl has been my everything!!

Qiana at 4 (in her own words)

1.What is your name? Qiana Bates
2.Do you have any nicknames? Sugar Plum, Q, Honey bunches, Mumble (aaron's nickname for her cause her feet never stop moving)
3.How old are you?   3 then 4
4.What is your favorite color? Yellow and Pink
5.What is your favorite movie? The Lorax
6.What is your favorite TV show? Octonauts
7.What is your favorite thing to eat? Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
8.What is your favorite drink?   Limeade
9.What is your favorite snack? The circle ones (Ritz) and square ones (Saltines)
10.What is your favorite treat?         Strawberry milkshake
11.What is your favorite game? Candyland
12.What is your favorite toy?      Disney Barbie princesses
13.What is your favorite animal? Giraffes (this is super random...she has no giraffe toys)
14.What is your favorite song? How Bad Can I be? (from the Lorax)
15.What is your favorite book? Goldilicious
16.What is your favorite thing to do outside? Collect rocks and play with Charlie (Elsie's dog), because Charlie is a good boy.                                                          
17.What is your favorite thing to do inside? Play with your toys
18.What is your favorite part about school? Reading books
19.What is your favorite place? The Playground
20.What do you like to take to bed with you at night? Blankets, stuffed dog, and a glow stick
21.What do you want to be when you grow up? A superstar, so I can lead a parade
22.Who is your best friend? My mommy
23.What makes you happy? Songs, funny faces, surprises
24.What makes you sad? When I get in trouble, when someone laughs at me, when people poke me (i don't know if this poking thing really exists)
25.What makes you laugh? Tickles, pictures, riddles/jokes
26. What makes you special?   Because you love me so much, you don't want any monsters to take me away, cause you will have nobody to play with. 


Piper said...

THis girl makes me happy! I can totally hear her answering those questions. She is wonderful! Happy Birthday Q!

Jyl Wang said...

This is too cute!! She is so beautiful!! Hope she has a fun-filled birthday!!

Kacey Nielsen said...

"A superstar so i can lead a parade" I love this! Happy birthday Q! Keep those monsters at bay because I can't wait to see what else comes from this little girl.

Earl Family said...

Happy birthday Q! 4 years old is my favorite age. She is riot. Love that Q.

Kim said...

We absolutely love and adore Qiana! She is such a light in our lives.

Love her answers. I'm glad she likes Charlie. I'll have him give her an extra big kiss next time he sees her.

Neighbor Jane Payne said...

Really? Can it be she's 4? Oh man. Tell Q to be the president and then she can lead the big parade.

Larry and Janice said...

Adoreable Adoreable! I feel bad to be so close and missing out on see Q and Emily too! Please give Q a big birthday hug from us!

melanie said...

She's adorable Ang! I can't believe she is 4 either. Her answers are the best. I'm so glad you have her. Love you both.

Colleen said...

Oh what a darling! I love her answer that you love her so much you won't let monsters take her away. :) You've done a beautiful job raising a charming, sweet, clever, adorable little girl!