Tuesday, July 20, 2010

baby grace arrives

wow. what an experience this was for me. i am so lucky to have such amazing friends that are willing to allow me to be a part of such an important day. thank you to the cox family.

i arrived at the hospital about an hour before the scheduled c-section. we relaxed and prepared for the exciting morning.

then it was time. eric and scrubbed up while sarah headed into the o.r. for her spinal. grace2

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sarah is amazing. she is so strong and willing to go through anything for her babies without complaint. grace1
the doctors started right away. i was amazed at how quickly everything went.
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reaching in...there is her head!

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grace anne is born at 8:34am!
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6lbs 11oz, 19 1/2 inches long.
out of all the moments i whitnessed, this was the one that hit me the most emotionally. there is just something so sweet about daddys with their daughters.

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back in the room sarah rested while grace was given her first bath.

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such a sweet little girl! congrats to the cox family.

1 comment:

The Dillon 6 said...

ohmygoodness....what an amazing gift. she is beautiful!! and so tiny!