Friday, July 24, 2009

So I have done a terrible job of keeping you posted. The babies are here and have been for a little over a month!!! Time flies by quickly! They were born on July 19th via c-section at 4:45 and 4:47 am. Mariah Diane was first and weighed in at 6 lb 5 oz. Mollie Elizabeth was second and weighed in at 6 lb. 1 oz. I am VERY glad they weren't born too much later than they were because I can't imagine carrying any more baby weight than I already was!!! Good news is that I lost 28 pounds when they were born!!! Woohoo!! My water broke at 1:55 am on the 19th so I went into the hospital and everything went super quickly from there. I actually went started feeling contractions as soon as my water broke which is a change from when I was pregnant with Abram so I guess it takes two babies before my body will start doing what its supposed to. The contractions were 2 minutes apart so I imagine if I would have been allowed I would have gone pretty quickly without the c-section. But I am thankful to have had a c-section because the thought of pushing is too scary! : ) are some pictures of the babies for the last month. Hopefully I can do all of them on one post. I've never tried to put so many on before. Enjoy!
This is the longest post in the history of posts so be patient you will get to the end soon. : )

Mariah in her cute flower headband that Heather gave us.
Mariah in the sweater Grandma Nehring made.
Mollie wearing one of the booties Grandma Nehring made.
Mollie in the other cute headband Heather gave us.
Mollie in the other sweater Grandma Nehring made.
Mariah holding her own bottle.
Abram and his big blue eyes.

Mollie coming home from the hospital.
Daddy loves his girls.
Mariah dressed to come home from the hospital.
Mariah sleeping in the hat Grandma Nehring made.
Mollie sleeping in the hat Grandma Nehring made.
Our three kids. WOW!! When did we grow-up enough to have three kids???!!!???
Abram playing with Mariah.

I just love this picture that Grandma Denney took of Abram.

In their carseats. Mariah in the pink one, Mollie in blue.