Monthly Archives: July 2011

It’s Time: Part 2

So we left off with Sam* starting her induction, and the fun truly beginning.  As I had mentioned the hospital was well aware that Sam* had an adoption plan in place for her baby.  In our room we had 2-3 … Continue reading

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It’s Time.

I woke up before sunrise on Tuesday, March 29th.  Surprisingly, I woke up calm.  I went downstairs, made breakfast for A & I, put it on a tray and brought it back up to bed (who knew when the next … Continue reading

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Anticipation

The weekend prior to E’s birth flew by.  The week before, A’s grandmother had a stroke so his uncle (whom he hadn’t seen since he was maybe 7) was in town.  My In-Law’s were throwing a small gathering that Saturday … Continue reading

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Friday March 25th

Sam’s* original due date was April 5th, however we knew it was highly likely that E would come prior to that.  Every time we saw her, E dropped lower and lower, and with every doctor’s appointment she was becoming further … Continue reading

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It’s All Coming Together

Over the next few weeks A & I spent any extra time we had with Sam*, we went to movies, had meals together, did some shopping, and of course, went to Doctor’s appointments with her.  In this short time, she … Continue reading

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Reality Check.

I am a Christian.  I believe that Jesus is the son of God, and my Savior.  In all my life I’ve never had a reason to fear God.  Never.  While things happened that made me question or be angry with … Continue reading

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Crib Assembly

I mentioned in a previous post that A and I had made a venture down south to purchase a crib.  We didn’t purchase just *any* crib, we purchased a Baby Dream crib.  Why is this special?  It has a latched … Continue reading

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