Sunday, 12 January 2014

Meet Lucas James!


On the 9th of January, 2014 at 10.40am, my (second) baby brother Lucas James was welcomed into the world. Weighing in at just 2.3kg (5 pounds 4 ounces) and measuring 50cm long, he was slightly smaller than the Doctor's had expected, but still perfectly healthy in every way.

I was asked if I'd like to stay in the delivery room when it came time for Lucas to be delivered, and although my initial reaction was to say no, I quickly warmed up to the idea, and boy am I glad that I stayed. :)


Watching my baby brother being born was the most precious and emotional moment of my life.  I had no idea what to expect or how I was going to react, but I was pleasantly surprised that despite Judy's screaming and quite obvious visible pain, the whole experience made me want to give birth naturally even more than I had wanted to beforehand.






If I wasn't clucky beforehand, I am certainly clucky now. ;)


Seriously, how can you not be clucky when a baby wraps their entire hand around your finger like this? :P

10 comments:

  1. He's very sweet isn't he! I don't blame mom for photo 2! Ha ha! Xxx

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  2. Congrats, he is so cute. My cousin just had a baby so I know the feeling of holding a newborn.

    Jackie | fashionxfairytale |

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  3. How precious! Congrats big sis! :)

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  4. He is just so gorgeous Felicity! And so tiny! That is wonderful that you were able to see Lucas coming into the world, now you will be a little more prepared for when it is your turn! I can't wait to see more of your big proud sister posts, you are such a sweet heart!

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    1. I'll say, haha! I actually can't wait to have a baby of my own now. Judy gave birth without an epidural, so I'm determined to do the same. :P

      xx

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