Sunday, January 8, 2012

New Baby & New Crib



IT'S A GIRL!!!


I went in for my c-section early January 2.  Things didn't go quite as smoothly as they usually do, but in the end it all worked out.  My spinal block didn't block, so as they were scrubbing me preparing for surgery I realized I had an itch on my foot and was wondering about asking someone to scratch it for me when I remembered that I shouldn't be having an itch on my foot.  I tried wiggling my toes and they wiggled.  I said, "I can feel what you're doing.  And I can move my feet."  Everyone just stopped and after some testing they concluded that, yes, I could still feel and move my feet.  So, back to my room to wait another hour so they can try again.  The second time worked like a charm and a few short minutes later we got to meet our little girl.

****WARNING****  Some of the following pictures might be a little graphic of the c-section delivery.






Look at all that hair!!  


Anastasia Sophia 
January 2, 2012  10:32 am
8 lbs.  21 inches

Exactly a week before she was born, though, we were able to move in to our fabulous new house with the amazing help of some pretty WONDERFUL people.  The day after Christmas Tyler's entire family plus a good friend of ours and HIS brothers, dad, and father-in-law helped finish packing our house, loading everything on a truck, unloading everything off the truck and setting up furniture.  I am so blessed to be loved by so many people.







There are some "after" pictures coming, I promise.  Thank you so much to everyone who has helped us get so much done in so little time!  We are so grateful!

8 comments:

Jen on January 9, 2012 at 9:20 AM said...

Congrats! I can't believe her hair is so dark!! I wanted to see you in the hospital but Gabriella was sick and I didn't have a sitter. I'm going to call you soon. Congrats again, she's beautiful!!!

Julie on January 9, 2012 at 10:19 AM said...

Congratulations! You make some really cute kids! Hope you and your family are doing well. Miss you!

Shari Davis on January 9, 2012 at 2:31 PM said...

Congratulations!!! She's beautiful! And yea for your new house!!

Jessica on January 9, 2012 at 7:04 PM said...

That's quite a week and a half you had! Glad you're home and settled and everything. We can't wait to see your house and your baby!!!

Joel (Bob) and Dresden on January 9, 2012 at 7:20 PM said...

Wow, she is so cute! Congratulations!

Cassidy on January 9, 2012 at 8:51 PM said...

I can't wait to meet my newest niece and go to your beautiful home! Here's hoping we can make a trip out there this year :) And I love Kirk's gang sign haha- what a goof.

Winn Family on January 11, 2012 at 8:37 PM said...

congrats congrats! She's soo so so so precious!

The Schaefermeyer Family! on January 12, 2012 at 5:34 PM said...

Wow! She is gorgeous! Congrats! Did you other kids have that dark of hair?! I don't remember. Best wishes on everything!

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