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The Long Awaited Maggie Update

I was looking at some old posts the other day, and I realized that I haven’t written about Maggie in a long time! Since I’m sure at least some of you only stick around to see her sweet face from time to time, prepare for a Maggie update. 1. She is just about 7.5 months … Continue reading

Here for the Party

Some photos from Maggie’s half birthday party, courtesy of my wonderfully talented friend Jessica, who is mom to the adorable Oscar.               A great time was had by one and all, and she only fell asleep during the party once!

Sent to Rescue Me…

Today Maggie is 4 months old. She continues to amaze, challenge, and love me every single day. For you, my baby girl. In my daughter’s eyes, I am a hero. I am strong and wise, And I know no fear. But the truth is plain to see: She was sent to rescue me, I see … Continue reading

Easter Pictures

I apologize these are a bit late, but here are some pictures from Maggie’s first Easter! I hope you all had a wonderful Easter with your families!

Dear Maggie

You are three months old. I can hardly believe it. I remember so vividly the moment you came into the world and I got to hold you and look into your sweet face. It feels as though it were a million years ago, and yesterday. I met you on December 28th, and I have been … Continue reading

The true time of year

Maggie sleeping in her swing this week   i love you much(most beautiful darling) more than anyone on earth and i like you better than everything in the sky – sunlight and singing welcome your coming although winter may be everywhere with such a silence and such a darkness no one can begin to guess … Continue reading

7 Quick Takes — Post Partum Edition

  *** 1 *** Maggie is two weeks and three days old! So much has happened since December 28; it feels like it was five months ago. She had a weight check on Monday, and she was back to her birth weight (plus 1 oz.) so I am feeling less apprehensive about her getting enough … Continue reading

Labor of Love

On December 27th, we arrived at the hospital at 10 am, ready to start the induction process. I was feeling nervous, but excited to get going with bringing our baby into the world. We got settled in our room; it was me, Atticus, and Glo, a family friend who has known me since my mom … Continue reading

Breastfeeding Sucks…

literally. I was in the middle of typing up the birth story, which, trust me, is a good one. I hoped to finish it when I sat down today to write, but I think it’ll have to wait for another day. Though Maggie is only 9 days old, it seems like her birth was about … Continue reading

30 hours later…

Introducing Miss Margaret Gianna Babbs born on December 28th at 5:39 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds .04 ounces and is 19 inches long. Labor story to follow.  Mom, Dad, and baby are resting in hospital.  Thank you for all your prayers!