Monday, June 29, 2009

Morgans going home!

For those that don't know, Amy's younger sister Allison had her daughter, Morgan, this past Saturday. Amy and Carmen gave Allison and Morgan a ride home today. This is a picture of the two girls in the back of aunt Amy's Element.

Saturday, June 27, 2009

We're thinking about you Aunt Alli

Aunt Alli is in the hospital working on Carmen's cousin. We are
anxiously waiting for any news.

Sunday, June 21, 2009

Saturday, June 20, 2009

Sunday, June 7, 2009

More Pictures

Click here for another set of pictures. We've had lots of visits from friends and family over the last week!

Thursday, June 4, 2009


The pediatrician just gave Carmen a clean bill of health. We need to
maintain our supplemental feeding. He also recommended an oral motor therapist to help with her 'disorganized' feeding pattern. She goes back to the pediatrician in one week.

We're Up!

Supplementing her feeding is working. Carmen is back up to 7lbs 5ozs!

Wednesday, June 3, 2009


Carmen is now registered and we should be getting her birth
certificate in the mail in the next couple of weeks.

Tuesday, June 2, 2009


We've had a couple of busy days at home. Carmen had her first visit
with the pediatrician on Monday. She is doing well but has lost 13% of
her body weight. This is about 3% more than normal. The doctor asked
to supplement her feeding with formula. We have a follow up visit on

Today, Amy visited her school to see her 5th graders off to middle
school. The students and staff have been generous with their gifts and
words throughout Amy's pregnancy.

We also visited a lactation specialist today. Carmen's weight loss is
in part due to what the specialist described as a "disorganized" suck
pattern. Who knew?!

More pictures tomorrow.

Monday, June 1, 2009

More Pictures Posted

Here is a set of pictures posted of Carmen. Almost all of them were taken within minutes of her being born. Enjoy! Click here to see the pictures.