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Your baby's first year: Photo shoots, smash cakes, more

In the blink of an eye, your baby's first year will come and go.

But we know you're documenting every moment -- from their first smile or giggle to their funny facial expressions the first time they try solid foods, when they learn how to crawl and more.

Whether it's your gender reveal photos, your baby's birth announcement or your child's first birthday smash cake photo shoot, we want to see all of your baby's first-year photos.

You can submit them here. (Captions are submitted by readers who share their photos.)

Avery in Long Beach
Reader Photo Credit: John Lopez Lynbrook

Avery in Long Beach

Maggie getting ready to surf at Montauk Beach
Reader Photo Credit: Kelly Ruddick Ridge

Maggie getting ready to surf at Montauk Beach

Beach baby
Reader Photo Credit: Commack

Beach baby

My son Wolfgang?s first trip to the beach!
Reader Photo Credit: Gabrielle Bebbino Lindenhurst

My son Wolfgang?s first trip to the beach! 6 months old Robert Moses field 5 6pm Tuesday July 23rd. Shark week.

Casey Booth, age 1, marching on the sidelines
Reader Photo Credit: Crystal booth, Manorville ny

Casey Booth, age 1, marching on the sidelines in the center Moriches memorial day parade.

Cheering on the Islanders
Reader Photo Credit: Jacqueline, Plainedge

Cheering on the Islanders

Haylee enjoying her first time in the pool
Reader Photo Credit: Jacqueline, Plainedge

Haylee enjoying her first time in the pool

Luciano getting to know what cake feels like
Reader Photo Credit: Courtney Blake Photography - Ron

Luciano getting to know what cake feels like for his first birthday!!! November 2017

Marco turns 1!
Reader Photo Credit: Peaheadprints, Kings Park

Marco turns 1!

First Easter!
Reader Photo Credit: Melissa- Baldwin

First Easter!

Clara all set for Yankee opening day at
Reader Photo Credit: Teresa, Floral Park

Clara all set for Yankee opening day at home with mommy and daddy! 7 months

Lucas got milk
Reader Photo Credit: Dad Long Beach

Lucas got milk

Luke Mohan, 1, having a ball at Pine
Reader Photo Credit: Kristina Mohan

Luke Mohan, 1, having a ball at Pine Acres Park in Deer Park

Amelia?s first easter!
Reader Photo Credit: Mommy

Amelia?s first easter!

Hunter celebrating his 1st birthday at a photo
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Combs of Vignette Photograp

Hunter celebrating his 1st birthday at a photo session in the 2018 snow at Hempstead Lake State Park

Julie Rose, 7 Months, is ready to celebrate
Reader Photo Credit: Michelle, Bohemia

Julie Rose, 7 Months, is ready to celebrate her first St. Patrick?s Day with her Irish family!

Ryan Kalinowski, age 4.5 months, is ready for
Reader Photo Credit: Danielle Kalinowski, East Meadow

Ryan Kalinowski, age 4.5 months, is ready for his first baseball season to begin! Let?s go Yankees!

Vinny, Our little Sunshine
Reader Photo Credit: Mom Farmingdale

Vinny, Our little Sunshine

Caleb's snuggly photo shoot
Reader Photo Credit: Yasmin B photography

Caleb's snuggly photo shoot

Nicholas Reading a book
Reader Photo Credit: Mommy Huntington

Nicholas Reading a book

Thomas' one year old winter.
Reader Photo Credit: photography by yasmin b, Shirley

Thomas' one year old winter.

First sleigh ride
Reader Photo Credit: Mom brandy

First sleigh ride

Jesse Ryan Young's 1st birthday cake smash Melissa
Reader Photo Credit: Melissa Todaro Photography

Jesse Ryan Young's 1st birthday cake smash Melissa Todaro Photography in Smithtown

Axel and his dog Snickerdoodle.
Reader Photo Credit: Megan, Commack

Axel and his dog Snickerdoodle.

Mr.Landon the lumberjacks first Halloween
Reader Photo Credit: Kim Creamer

Mr.Landon the lumberjacks first Halloween

Troy, mesmerized by holiday spirit.
Reader Photo Credit: Krista Weisser, St. James, NY

Troy, mesmerized by holiday spirit.

My daughter Mckenzies first Thanksgiving.
Reader Photo Credit: Dominique lampitelli from Center

My daughter Mckenzies first Thanksgiving.

Our Grandson Jack Snow's First Christmas. Yes, 'tis
Reader Photo Credit: Jessica Romeo from Massapequa

Our Grandson Jack Snow's First Christmas. Yes, 'tis the season for Jack Snow!!!

Hunter celebrating his 1st birthday with pictures at
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Combs of Vignettes Photogra

Hunter celebrating his 1st birthday with pictures at Hempstead Lake State Park in the Winter 2018 snow

Jesse Ryan Young's 1st Birthday Party at Saf-t-swim
Reader Photo Credit: Marissa Riley

Jesse Ryan Young's 1st Birthday Party at Saf-t-swim

Smash Cake

Smash Cake

London Darby shopping at Trader Joes
Reader Photo Credit: Haniyyah Darby, Freeport

London Darby shopping at Trader Joes

Matthew Pellettiere, from Commack, wishes you a Happy
Reader Photo Credit: Jamie Pellettiere from Commack

Matthew Pellettiere, from Commack, wishes you a Happy Thanksgiving!

Axel is relaxing in his hotel room in
Reader Photo Credit: Stephanie Walters, Ridge

Axel is relaxing in his hotel room in Disney

My First Christmas picture!
Reader Photo Credit: Jen Selletti Patchogue

My First Christmas picture!

Twins!
Reader Photo Credit: Grandma

Twins!

Little elf!
Reader Photo Credit: Jen Selletti Patchogue

Little elf!

Whose ready for some football?! Lily is-the new
Reader Photo Credit: Courtney Cooney

Whose ready for some football?! Lily is-the new Giants #1 cheerleader! August 11, 2017

Bosco has been my granddaugher Lyla's constant love
Reader Photo Credit: daughter, Jennifer Grossbach

Bosco has been my granddaugher Lyla's constant love from her birth last September 3

Noahs first Halloween!
Reader Photo Credit: brigette labelle bohemia

Noahs first Halloween!

Lyla always wakes up with a smile while
Reader Photo Credit: daughter, Jennifer Grossbach

Lyla always wakes up with a smile while enjoying companion Bosco next to her.

Giovanna enjoying Port Jefferson on a beautiful Autumn
Reader Photo Credit: April De Persio, Lake Grove, NY

Giovanna enjoying Port Jefferson on a beautiful Autumn day .......

Henry's first time pumpkin picking at the Borellas
Reader Photo Credit: Shannon Volpe, Northport

Henry's first time pumpkin picking at the Borellas Farm Stand, a family tradition!

Henry chillin' out, maxin', relaxin' all cool in
Reader Photo Credit: Shannon Volpe, Northport

Henry chillin' out, maxin', relaxin' all cool in Northport Village

Happy one month Emma Rose/Wonder Woman
Reader Photo Credit: Michelle Gill Foti,Lindenhurst

Happy one month Emma Rose/Wonder Woman

Cameron is enjoying the backyard pool
Reader Photo Credit: jane maresco, Huntington Station

Cameron is enjoying the backyard pool

Cutest little Yankee fan!
Reader Photo Credit: Jessica, Merrick

Cutest little Yankee fan!

Reagan, 10 months old happy in the patriotic
Reader Photo Credit: Joseph Cocopardo, Garden City, N

Reagan, 10 months old happy in the patriotic spirit, enjoying the refreshing water at the Garden City New York Pool.

Reagan, 10 months old, enjoying her first taste
Reader Photo Credit: Joseph Cocopardo, Garden City, N

Reagan, 10 months old, enjoying her first taste of pick your own strawberries at what will be an annual event at Wickham's Farm in Cutchogue, NY.

Baby Hayley and Oliver, best friends forever!
Reader Photo Credit: Lauren, Bellmore

Baby Hayley and Oliver, best friends forever!

Granddaughter Ava Lerner playing on the beach at
Reader Photo Credit: Larry Schiffer, Plainview, NY

Granddaughter Ava Lerner playing on the beach at Sunny Atlantic Beach Club, August 13, 2017

Happy 1st Birthday Brody!
Reader Photo Credit: Babylon, NY

Happy 1st Birthday Brody!

Gianna Blonder lounging at Robert Moses July 5,
Reader Photo Credit: grandma marie samele

Gianna Blonder lounging at Robert Moses July 5, 2017

Boston enjoying some annual apple picking at Lewis
Reader Photo Credit: Pam Carey of Ronkonkoma

Boston enjoying some annual apple picking at Lewis farms.

flower girl at her parents wedding Moriches, NY
Reader Photo Credit: Timothy Chaplin, Moriches NY

flower girl at her parents wedding Moriches, NY

Grandson learning the joys of a summer park
Reader Photo Credit: Rita Brasen

Grandson learning the joys of a summer park on beautiful Long Island at Corey Beach in August!

My daughter, Christine and my new grandson, Leo
Reader Photo Credit: The dad, Christopher

My daughter, Christine and my new grandson, Leo in Mattituck, NY

St. Patricks Day 2017
Reader Photo Credit: Siobhan, East Meadow

St. Patricks Day 2017

Newborn Photo Shoot September 2016
Reader Photo Credit: Siobhan, East Meadow

Newborn Photo Shoot September 2016

Papou introducing Grandson Natas to his first sprinkler
Reader Photo Credit: Terry/Hicksville

Papou introducing Grandson Natas to his first sprinkler

Baby Brooke is enjoying her first Yankee game!
Reader Photo Credit: Amanda McCormack, Roslyn Heights

Baby Brooke is enjoying her first Yankee game!

Brody's 1st day of
Reader Photo Credit: Babylon, NY

Brody's 1st day of "School", September 2016

Strawberry picking at Golden Earthworm Organic Farms was
Reader Photo Credit: Mom, setauket

Strawberry picking at Golden Earthworm Organic Farms was a huge success!

Happy Birthday Peyton and the USA. Celebrating with
Reader Photo Credit: Denise Smith

Happy Birthday Peyton and the USA. Celebrating with family and friends on Miss P's first birthday

Welcome to the world, Brody 7.22.16
Reader Photo Credit: Babylon, NY

Welcome to the world, Brody 7.22.16

Jesse Ryan enjoying the sprinkler park with his
Reader Photo Credit: Jamie Young Shirley NY

Jesse Ryan enjoying the sprinkler park with his Grammie

Angelina Vitagliano, 3 months old, taking a dip
Reader Photo Credit: Christine Maucelli, Shoreham

Angelina Vitagliano, 3 months old, taking a dip in the pool for the first time!!!

Luke Mohan, 5 months, enjoying a beautiful summer
Reader Photo Credit: Kristina Mohan Deer Park

Luke Mohan, 5 months, enjoying a beautiful summer day in his swing!

Paige at Smiths Point Beach
Reader Photo Credit: Robyn brady her mommy Yaphank

Paige at Smiths Point Beach

Connor getting ready for the big game
Reader Photo Credit: Erin Gruosso Seaford

Connor getting ready for the big game

Jesse Ryan Young enjoying Harbes Watermelon Festival
Reader Photo Credit: Jamie Young Shirley NY

Jesse Ryan Young enjoying Harbes Watermelon Festival

Gia Providente, 11 months, at the Sagtikos Manor
Reader Photo Credit: Layla Providente, Massapequa

Gia Providente, 11 months, at the Sagtikos Manor Peony Path Tour...enjoying the beautiful flowers

Paige and her cousin Thomas getting dirty and
Reader Photo Credit: Robyn brady Yaphank

Paige and her cousin Thomas getting dirty and splashing in mud puddles at International Mud Day at Yaphank Farm.

Benjamin taking a break from the pool on
Reader Photo Credit: Dayna Matovich

Benjamin taking a break from the pool on August 17th at Hewlett point park.

Lillian enjoying the ocean breeze
Reader Photo Credit: Brittany Risolo of mastic

Lillian enjoying the ocean breeze

Relaxing in the pool.
Reader Photo Credit: Veronica, Shirley

Relaxing in the pool.

Turning One is Delicious!

Turning One is Delicious!

Getting ready to go to the pool.

Getting ready to go to the pool.

We took our 1 year old daughter, Gia,
Reader Photo Credit: Layla Providente, Massapequa

We took our 1 year old daughter, Gia, to Tobay Beach at sunset. She walked right up to the shoreline, sat down, and started looking for seashells. This photo was taken right after the solar eclipse...everything was calm and bright again by the beach

Paige at Palmer Vineyard
Reader Photo Credit: Robyn brady her mommy Yaphank

Paige at Palmer Vineyard

Jesse's 1st Easter
Reader Photo Credit: jamie young

Jesse's 1st Easter

Elliana enjoying every little bit of cake!!
Reader Photo Credit: Precious Photography by Catherin

Elliana enjoying every little bit of cake!!

Jesse Ryan's 1st LIRR trip to NYC
Reader Photo Credit: Jamie Young Shirley NY

Jesse Ryan's 1st LIRR trip to NYC

Dylan Dunn celebrates her first birthday at home
Reader Photo Credit: Sean C Dunn, East Williston, NY

Dylan Dunn celebrates her first birthday at home

First time at CMEE and loving every exhibit,
Reader Photo Credit: Mom, Setauket

First time at CMEE and loving every exhibit, especially the ice cream shoppe.

Benjamin enjoying a walk with mom and dad
Reader Photo Credit: Dayna matovich, hewlett

Benjamin enjoying a walk with mom and dad in Hewlett.

My daughter being an islanders fan
Reader Photo Credit: Pari Weglein

My daughter being an islanders fan

Ava standing with big smiles sporting her NYPD
Reader Photo Credit: Catherine Cain

Ava standing with big smiles sporting her NYPD shirt

Lily looking for seashells at Smithpoint Beach.
Reader Photo Credit: Veronica, Shirley

Lily looking for seashells at Smithpoint Beach.

Connor getting ready to watch the Mets play!!

Connor getting ready to watch the Mets play!!

Beach baby, Luke Paul, having a blast at
Reader Photo Credit: Kristina Mohan, Deer Park

Beach baby, Luke Paul, having a blast at a Tobay Beach sunset, Tuesday August 1.

Connor cooling off in his pool
Reader Photo Credit: Erin Gruosso Seaford

Connor cooling off in his pool

Brooklyn's 1st time running through a lawn sprinkler!

Brooklyn's 1st time running through a lawn sprinkler!

Ava,10months and walking in the water at Meschutt
Reader Photo Credit: Catherine Cain

Ava,10months and walking in the water at Meschutt Beach

A Patriotic Baby! Seamus celebrates his first American
Reader Photo Credit: Cassie Foley

A Patriotic Baby! Seamus celebrates his first American Independence Day!

Happy Fathers Day

Happy Fathers Day

Elisabeth going out for a walk with mommy
Reader Photo Credit: Kevin Casey, St. James

Elisabeth going out for a walk with mommy and daddy

Yes....I'm 1!
Reader Photo Credit: Billy Sucarino

Yes....I'm 1!

Our beautiful little girl at 2 months

Our beautiful little girl at 2 months

Sean is enjoying his First Easter!
Reader Photo Credit: Aunt Kait from NYC took Sean'

Sean is enjoying his First Easter!

I'm a cute gal
Reader Photo Credit: Anna Harrington mommy

I'm a cute gal

Mmmm, how will I mesmerize the world today?
Reader Photo Credit: His Mother Kiora Johnson

Mmmm, how will I mesmerize the world today?

Jane Dalton playing with her dollhouse
Reader Photo Credit: Hope Dalton

Jane Dalton playing with her dollhouse

This is all for me!

This is all for me!

Elisabeth turned 5 months on April 18, 2017
Reader Photo Credit: Kevin Casey, St. James

Elisabeth turned 5 months on April 18, 2017

What do you think of my sunglasses?

What do you think of my sunglasses?

Henry and William's first Easter!
Reader Photo Credit: Laura Perfetti

Henry and William's first Easter!

Harlows first Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Darlene Loesch mom

Harlows first Easter

Cousins First Easter Jesse 4 months Teagan 6
Reader Photo Credit: jamie young

Cousins First Easter Jesse 4 months Teagan 6 weeks

Violet meets the Easter Bunny!
Reader Photo Credit: Violet's PAPA!

Violet meets the Easter Bunny!

Have a Hoppy Easter

Have a Hoppy Easter

Amelia Grace
Reader Photo Credit: Mary Kathryn

Amelia Grace

Happy Easter from Rosalie Rodriguez 5months old
Reader Photo Credit: Grandma Zaida

Happy Easter from Rosalie Rodriguez 5months old

Jac's First Easter! This is what happens to
Reader Photo Credit: Heather Drab- East Meadow

Jac's First Easter! This is what happens to me when my Aunt visits from Long Island. I was happy as soon as the hat came off ??

William's First Easter and visit with the Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer Chaputian Rockville Cen

William's First Easter and visit with the Easter bunny

My granddaughter, Savannah, visiting the Easter Bunny for
Reader Photo Credit: South shore mall, Bay Shore

My granddaughter, Savannah, visiting the Easter Bunny for the first time

Quality checker
Reader Photo Credit: Mom, Setauket

Quality checker

Isabella's First Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Tatiana, Bronx

Isabella's First Easter

Molly's First Easter ?
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer Kelly

Molly's First Easter ?

Lucas' first Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Smithhaven mall

Lucas' first Easter

Jourdan's First Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Ebony Brant

Jourdan's First Easter

Trinity w her 1st Easter bunny
Reader Photo Credit: Nicole Piretti, west babylon

Trinity w her 1st Easter bunny

Colleen's First Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Jacqueline, Huntington

Colleen's First Easter

Emma has her first easter bunny meeting at
Reader Photo Credit: Ryan Leonhardt of Rocky Point

Emma has her first easter bunny meeting at smith haven mall.

Jake's First Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Tiff and John from Lindenhurst

Jake's First Easter

Laila loves the Easter Bunny!
Reader Photo Credit: Alicia Patti - Selden, NY

Laila loves the Easter Bunny!

My Cute little easter bunny Rayan..
Reader Photo Credit: Me

My Cute little easter bunny Rayan..

Angelica meeting the Easter Bunny at Roosevelt Field
Reader Photo Credit: Garden City

Angelica meeting the Easter Bunny at Roosevelt Field Mall

John celebrating his first birthday at home.
Reader Photo Credit: Gerard Hassett,Island Park

John celebrating his first birthday at home.

Noah playing with eggs
Reader Photo Credit: Storeybook expierences

Noah playing with eggs

Princess Delilahs first picture right after her Birth.
Reader Photo Credit: Mommy, Sayville N.Y.

Princess Delilahs first picture right after her Birth. 9.16.2013

Delilah meeting the Easter Bunny for the first
Reader Photo Credit: Mommy, Sayville N.Y.

Delilah meeting the Easter Bunny for the first time at 7 months old. 4.2014

Rayan Badr, 3.5 months with the Big Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Smith Haven Mall

Rayan Badr, 3.5 months with the Big Easter Bunny...

Delilahs first Valentines day 2.14.14
Reader Photo Credit: Mommy, Sayville N.Y.

Delilahs first Valentines day 2.14.14

My 7 month old grandson Marcus 1st Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Mall

My 7 month old grandson Marcus 1st Easter

Luke and Liams 1st Easter egg hunt!!
Reader Photo Credit: Corey umhafer

Luke and Liams 1st Easter egg hunt!!

AJ, the little bunny on Palm Sunday at
Reader Photo Credit: Lucille & Phil Ciani

AJ, the little bunny on Palm Sunday at Grandparents house!

10 months old

10 months old

Luke's first Mets Game at 7 months old!
Reader Photo Credit: Courtney Butler

Luke's first Mets Game at 7 months old! He is beyond excited for opening day

Our little Princess

Our little Princess

My beautiful grandson, 4 month old John Michael,
Reader Photo Credit: John Schojbert Huntington NY

My beautiful grandson, 4 month old John Michael, with his first taste of carrots !

One year old Christian Libretto enjoying his first-ever
Reader Photo Credit: His mom Jolene Libretto of Wanta

One year old Christian Libretto enjoying his first-ever ice cream sundae at Krisch's in Massapequa on warm spring like day - February 24, 2017

First New Years Eve 2017
Reader Photo Credit: Colleen, Medford

First New Years Eve 2017

Dylan's newborn shoot. 2 weeks old
Reader Photo Credit: Michelle, Yaphank

Dylan's newborn shoot. 2 weeks old

Gracie rose kawas born December 11th 2016 hanging

Gracie rose kawas born December 11th 2016 hanging out with daddy making some of her famous sad faces.

Dylan's first Valentine's Day. 2 1/2 months old
Reader Photo Credit: Tina Olivo, Ronkonkoma

Dylan's first Valentine's Day. 2 1/2 months old

Baby Nicholas looking at his first snow storm
Reader Photo Credit: Samantha, East Patchogue

Baby Nicholas looking at his first snow storm at home on 2/9/17

Cecilia's First Birthday - May 1, 2014
Reader Photo Credit: Jenna Maldonado, Manor Park

Cecilia's First Birthday - May 1, 2014

Thomas' first vacation in Lake George.
Reader Photo Credit: Dan Grey

Thomas' first vacation in Lake George.

Makenzie's first birthday! Oops! Mommy caught me!
Reader Photo Credit: Picture people

Makenzie's first birthday! Oops! Mommy caught me!

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