Friday, September 28, 2012

Baby Face Friday: 4 Weeks

Weight: 9lbs 10oz
Height: 21 inches
Sleep: Good sleeper during the day, fairly good sleeper at night
Likes: Laying on her changing tables & wiggling around
Dislikes: Going to sleep before Midnight

1st month Must Haves
  • Boppy
  • Bathtub with a scale - Totally worth the extra bucks if you are breastfeeding and want to check your baby's weight gain.
  • Aquafor
  • Lanolin for the Breastfeeders out there
  • Nursing tanks & bras
  • iBabyLog App to track everything from poop to baths to milestones
  • Snacks & Easy to grab food
  • Help from your Mom 

Photo Shoot Outtakes

Generational Gap

Last weekend, Eloise got to meet her Great Grandma Fitz for the first time.  
They were both captivated with each other.  

 4 Generations of Strong Women
 Who knew that Eloise could sport Grandpa Kevin's sunglasses so well?

Friday, September 21, 2012

My 1st Photo Shoot with Mom

Question: What do you get when you combine a sleeping baby, a simple receiving blanket, a well-positioned boppy and good lighting?  

Answer: Baby's 1st photo shoot with Mom!!

Monday, September 17, 2012

2 Weeks!!

I'm 2 weeks old...

Weight: 8lbs 14oz
Height: 21 inches
Sleep: I love to sleep on & off during the day, when Mommy is nursing me, & for a stretch of 4-4.5 hours sometime during the night.
Likes: Mamaroo, Skin to Skin cuddles with Dad
Dislikes: 1st Bath
Baby Products I love/Must Haves: Nap Nanny, Swaddle Me Blankets, Halo Sleep Sacks

Fun times during Week 2

Tummy Time with Dad
Piper demonstrating Tummy Time
Checking out my Floor Mat
 Hanging with Dad, doing one of my favorite things - looking out the big window

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

1st Week in Photos

 No one else will ever know
the strength of my LOVE 
FOR YOU.  After all, you know 
what my HEART sounds 
like from the inside. 

Saturday, September 8, 2012

Welcome to the World...

With a Blue Moon in the Sky, 
at 1:18 in the morning, on
they placed a 7lb 12oz, 21inch
miracle  in our arms.
1 week past her due date,
18+ hours of labor and 4+ hours of pushing and
she was perfect.
We named her
Eloise Joy Kalins.