It is amazing how quickly a year passes. Hard to believe that just one year ago, my husband and I woke quite early so that we could check into the hospital by 5:00 a.m. My c-section for my baby girl was scheduled for 7:30. The hospital wanted me there two and a half hours early to get prepped. Of course, it was a flurry of activity and then nothing for over an hour. Eventually, I was rolled back into the operating room with my doctor and the rest of the nurses. Having a c-section means having a large audience. Being
We celebrated my baby’s 1st birthday on Saturday despite it not actually being her birthday. My baby, Grace, will not turn one for another 8 days, but did that stop us? No. With my husband’s crazy work schedule, we had limited options for any sort of party. Grace’s birthday falls on November 5th, a Tuesday this year. My husband has to work the weekend before and the weekend after. So, after looking at our options, we decided that October 26th would work out the best. The party we “threw” (I’m using the terms party and threw loosely) was quite small.