She was always thoughtful. She always kissed me goodnight and kiss me good morning. There were a few occasions where i was absolutely tired from being up with bianca and capri, and i thought she had left to school without saying goodbye, i text and say no kiss and gianna would reply with mama. I kissed you, but you were asleep and i didn’t want to wake you. She knew how much her morning and evening kisses meant to me and she was so thoughtful to remember to kiss me every day she was daddy’s girl, but i know she loved her mama and she would always tell me and show me how much she loved me. She was one of my very best friends. She loved to bake she loved putting a smile on everyone’s face. Last august. She made a beautiful birthday cake for her daddy. It had fondant and looked like it had blue aggie, crystals kobe’s birthday cake looked like it was professionally decorated. She made the best chocolate chip cookies. She loved watching cooking, shows and cupcake wars with me and she loved watching survivor and nba games on tv with her daddy. She also loved watching disney movies with her sisters. Gigi was very competitive, like her daddy, but gianna had a sweet grace about her. Her smile was like sunshine. Her smile took up her entire face. Like mine, kobe always said she was me. She had my fire, my personality and sarcasm. She was tender and loving on the inside.
She had the best laugh. It was infectious. It was pure and genuine kobe and gianna, naturally gravitated towards each other. She had kobe’s ability to listen to a song and have all the lyrics memorized. After listening to the song a couple of times it was their secret talent. She was an incredible athlete. She was great at gymnastics, soccer, softball, dance and basketball. She was an incredible dancer too. She loved to swim, dance, do cartwheels and jumps into our swimming pool and gigi loved. Her tick, tock dances gigi was confident, but not in an arrogant way. She loved helping and teaching other people things at school. She offered the boys basketball coaches to help give the boys basketball team some pointers like the triangle offense. She was very much like her daddy and that they both liked helping people learn new things and master them. They were great teachers. Gigi was very sweet. She always made sure everyone was okay. She was our shepherd. She always kept our family together. She loved family traditions, family movie, night and game night on vacations were important to her gigi always looked out for everyone. She was very much in tune with our feelings and wanted the best for us. Gianna was smart. She knew how to read, speak and write mandarin. She knew spanish. She had great grades and kept them up all while becoming an incredible basketball player. She was president of school spirit on student council. She was director’s assistant for her school play, just like her big sister.