She’s finally here! Caroline Grace Ratliff was born on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 7:46 AM, during our scheduled c section. She weighed 8 lbs and 1 oz and was 20 inches long. She is an absolute miracle and we could not possibly love her more! Here are some pictures!
Jason and I before they wheeled me into the OR
Adriel was able to watch the c section also!
We had the best nurses!
Dr. Samuel with Sweet Baby Caroline!
The first time I saw her!
Daddy, showing off his beautiful baby girl!
Even her APGAR scores were great!
In the recovery room – yes, I was THAT out of it!
Caroline’s big brothers were ESTATIC to meet their new baby sister!
Meeting all of her friends and family!
Caroline at 1 day old on 8/30!
Meanwhile, at home with Grandma and Grandpa, Connor was working on his tower-building skills
Meeting her Uncle Nick and Aunt Ashley!
Sunday, September 1, we were discharged from the hospital!
My awesome nurse, Wanda!
9/2/13 – the boys wanted to be like Mommy and carry their animals in their shirts!
On 9/3 Connor had his first day of school at CLC in the 4 year old preschool class!
Party foul! Eating with Caroline in the Moby wrap…
9/5/13 – 1 week old
9/6/13 – Cole, watching You Tube videos of people mowing the grass
Connor had his first soccer practice!
And Caroline got to meet her great Aunt Shirley and Uncle Glenn!
The boys thought Caroline needed some toys while she slept!
Lego fun with Daddy!
9/10/13 – relaxing after her bath!
Birthday party at school!
Helping Daddy write his sermon
9/12/13 – 2 weeks old
Who does she look like? this is Caroline and Connor at the same age…
and this is Caroline and Cole at the same age…
9/15/13 – Her brothers love her!
First time in Daddy’s office!
9/16/13 – our precious baby girl! thanks for all the prayers and congrats! We are so blessed!
Oh and one more thing…Remember this…
Well, check it out now…
Sorry for all the pictures – we are completely smitten with her!