Sunday, November 1, 2009

Baby Girl is here!

Born October 22, 2009 at 1:04 pm. 4 lbs 8 oz 18 1/2 inches long
She was not able to maintain her temperature because she was so small and had no fat to keep her warm. She spent 7 days in the NICU, but we brought her home on Thursday afternoon. She was up to 4 lbs 15 oz just before we brought her home.

We're exhausted. She's on a strict 3 hour feeding schedule which includes breastfeeding and then adding a formula supplement. I also pump at almost every feeding.

We go to the pediatrician on Tuesday. Can't wait to see how much weight she's put on.


  1. Congratulations!! I'm so happy all is well with baby girl!

  2. Oh yay! Congrats!!! I'm so thrilled for you all. Let us know how she's chubbing up!

  3. Congratulations! Hope she's gaining a lot of weight...

  4. SO GLAD to hear that things are okay! Congratulations!!!!