An Early Arrival

Well, after preterm labor, bedrest, and medications, baby # 3 arrived right at the 36 week mark.

Introducing Amelia Grace-Marie!  Born on July 24 at 7:23 am after a 36 hour labor.  A teeny 5 lbs 15 oz and 19 3/4 in but absolutely full of spirit.

I’ve got quite a story to tell.

In the meantime, I am enjoying this bundle of joy by holding her non-stop and soaking up all her sweet, newborn goodness.

The book club is on pause until Monday at which point we’ll discuss chapter 2.  Thanks for being patient with me, this was an unexpected yet pleasant early surprise!

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8 responses to “An Early Arrival

  1. ShannonL

    Congrats Amber and family! And welcome to the world, sweet precious Amelia! xo

  2. Congrats! I’ve said it elsewhere, but I love her name. And I can’t believe some of the photos you already have of her…so alert, so aware, so beautiful!

  3. So much love to you and your new one!

  4. Laura J.

    She is such a cute baby. And I love the name! Thanks for doing your kids and society a favor and giving them all really timeless, strong names. 🙂

  5. Liz Johnson

    CONGRATULATIONS!!! She is beautiful, you look radiant, and her name is FABULOUS. I love it. I hope you get some rest and lots of food delivered to your door. 🙂

  6. Congratulations!!!!! She’s gorgeous. Enjoy!

  7. Congratulations! Beautiful. And the baby too. 🙂

  8. Congratulations! So happy for you and your family. xoxo