Friday, October 14, 2011

Thankful...



It is beyond evident what I'm thankful for this week...

851. the birth of our 2nd son, Desmond Lee. the days are FLYING by already.

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852. Malakai's love + tenderness toward his new brother.

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{the first meeting}

853. Ben's paternity leave to be home as we transition to a household of 4.

854. our health and wellbeing- Desmond weighed more at our 3 day follow up than he did when born!

855. generous friends + family bringing us meals to relieve me from cooking as I recover.

856. the ebb + flow of visitors. I love having visitors, it keeps us from getting cabin fever, but it's also nice when the day consists only of the 4 of us sleeping, eating, and bonding. 

857. gifts and flowers to welcome Desmond to the world.

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{gorgeous flowers from church + Ben's work}

858. being able to run on adrenaline and love when sleep is hard to come by.

859. snuggling my sweet tiny newborn, taking in every little moment.

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860. God's blessings- my cup runneth over. 









P.S. we'll be sure to type up our labor + delivery experience soon and share it with all of you. 


2 comments:

  1. Glad to hear that you are all doing well. He is SO cute!

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  2. He is perfect! Congrats on your new arrival!

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