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Thursday, April 26, 2012

We survived week 1!

BIG yawn :)
 We have made it through week 1 of having two children! Maternity leave with two children is definitely much different than maternity leave with one child!  We had Addi's 1 week appointment today and she weighed in at 6lbs 11.5oz., so she is .5oz away from being back at her birth weight. yay! 
Here is a little look into our first week home as a family of 4 :)
This is where we spend most of our mornings.... Addi sleeping and Ty and mommy playing trains
Lack of sleep = naps on the couch after work
Ty made a bed on living room floor and wanted to tuck his animals AND Addi into bed. She looks like a little doll!
Nothing better than a sleeping baby
Ty checking out Addi
1st bath at home
We took our first trip to Kzoo when Addi was 5 days old to visit my grandma.  She was just diagnosed with cancer, and this was really a special moment for all of us to be together!
My parents surprised us and visited the weekend Addi was born! I was SO excited to see them! I'm lucky to have my mom coming back in a week or so to help out for a couple of days!

3 comments:

  1. So sorry about your grandma's news. So happy you survived your first week as a family of 4. Your adorable kiddos will be a source of joy and strength for your grandma!

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  2. So are you getting any sleep?

    I'm really anxious and nervous about this whole two kid thing, especially now that it's getting really close. Maybe I should have thought a little more about that 9 months ago.

    After reading yours and Kelly's post, I'm getting pretty nervous. It doesn't sound like rainbows and butterflies.

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  3. They are so sweet Kristen! Sounds like you are handling everything like a pro! Love you guys!

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