Ellie’s last soccer game…Tuesday.
Play day with friends and a big sister mani/pedi…Wednesday.
Family dinner…Thursday night!
On our way to becoming a family of 4…Friday am!
The moms and Ellie Grace…Friday am.
Opening her big sister gifts wearing her big sister shirt!
NO MORE TERB!!! Coincidentally I pulled the terb pump out and started having contractions 3 minutes apart. Since the doc was running late they had to give me a terb shot in the holding room!!!
Still waiting…and then the time came to say good-bye to my baby girl.
Dr. Daddy reporting for duty!
Our miracle is born!
And he was crying!!!!
A healthy 7lbs 2oz…he went home weighing 6lbs 9oz.
And we finally meet…
I was overcome with emotion…I still am every time I look at him.
The proud daddy with his little boy for the first time.
The proud parents!!
The proud big sister and waiting family members.
Taking her little brother to THE GENERAL NURSERY!!!
The first time I got to see Cullen was at 10:45 that evening…I am so in love.
Our miracle boy!
Daddy’s little guy.
Getting ready to meet big sister for the first time.
Time to eat!
After 9 long months of waiting she finally understands what it was all for.
and she was in love, too!
Wait…who is the patient here?
Uncle Chris and Aunt Steppy…cousin Charlotte will be here any day.
Mimi and Biddy
Aunt Katie and Uncle Dave
Aunt Charlette and Aunt Taji
Cousin Chelsey with her big sister gift for Ellie Grace.
Seriously…we were only at the hospital for 3 days!!!
The girls waiting on the little man to go home!
Mommy with her babies. (can you see the exhaustion in my eyes!!!)
Our little man all dressed and ready to go.
A dream come true…
I really did cry the entire way out of the hospital!
Our family of 4…FINALLY!!!
How many college educated people does it take to figure out a car seat??? 3 in our case!
Freshly bathed and holding her baby brother.
Playing with her brother…
Getting ready for the first bath.
And it was not a big hit!
but we recovered.
First outing…at 7 days old we had newborn pics taken.
Ellie has been dying to have Cullen play on the floor with her…he was not amused!
Doing what they both do best!!!
Princess couldn’t be left out!
Relaxing in his swing…now if we had only remembered the batteries… :)
Birth story to follow. I used all of my free time for the day just getting these posted!!!
Do you know what tomorrow is?
I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers