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Post  Glendale-gardener on 7/8/2011, 5:16 pm

Welcome to the world Connor!

He's just beautiful Acara, congratulations!
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Post  Theresa on 7/8/2011, 6:04 pm

Congratulations acara! He is a beautiful little guy! Keep those pictures coming, can't wait to see him growing up to be a SFGer!

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Freedom !!!!!!

Post  acara on 7/8/2011, 7:33 pm

Well, not outta NICU, but Connors out of the isolet. Just gotta get the rest of the wires/tubes off & we'll be home free.

...but we got a whole day of holding/feeding baby & found a corner where we could get some pics without bothering any of the other NICU babies;




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Post  sherryeo on 7/8/2011, 7:57 pm

OOooooooohhhh! What a good looking little man you've got there, acara. I would say he's well worth all the drama and trouble and worry it took to get him here! I hope it's smooth sailing from now on out.

Oh! Look at that, looks to me like he already has the beginnings of a green thumb for growing sfgs, just like his proud papa! But you're forbidden from calling him "sprout" as a nickname - might be cute now, but he'd hate it when he's a teenager.
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Post  duhh on 7/8/2011, 10:56 pm

Wonderful Pics!! I'm very happy for you and your family! Thank you for sharing your story with us!
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Post  middlemamma on 7/9/2011, 3:11 am

He is so beautiful he makes my heart ache!

So happy for you guys...thanks so much for letting us see him!
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Post  jymarino on 7/9/2011, 10:42 am

He is very beautiful Acara. Don't worry about losing out on spoiling time. Kids are resiliant, they catch up on spoiling very fast!

from ds

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Post  Hyzleyes on 7/9/2011, 12:05 pm

Congratulations Acara! What a precious little guy!

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Post  sceleste54 on 7/9/2011, 12:32 pm

I'm SOOOOO HAPPY for you both !! He looks fantastic !!! You and Mrs. are embarked on the most fantastic adventure of your lives.. Enjoy every moment, cherish every step!!

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Post  BackyardBirdGardner on 7/9/2011, 12:37 pm

Love the black/white shot, Acara! Congratulations to you guys. Hope all is well going forward, too.
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from NICU to tanning beds

Post  acara on 7/9/2011, 8:00 pm

Well Connor got out of NICU and is down in the nursery. He's got a bit of jaundice, so they've got him under the lights for a few days to get the bilirubin levels taken care of .... but fairly minor (to us), in the whole scope of things.

However, I did take the opportunity to change his crib nametag to "Connor v2.0, wireless edition", in honor of him getting all the tubes/lines taken out Very Happy
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Post  PNG_Grandma on 7/9/2011, 8:07 pm

Here's hoping Connor has your great sense of humor!! Congrats to all of you...small baby steps, but don't blink because before you know it he's gonna be out there in your gardens! I love you
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He's here, he's here! Welcome Baby Conner!

Post  vjam5555 on 7/9/2011, 8:12 pm

Acara and Mrs...

...such a a beautiful new baby son! Thank God for his birth and both Mama and baby's health...all things considered, it's all good news!

I appreciate that you let us "walk" with y'all in this complicated pregnancy, and now we get to share in your joy! I really believe in the power of prayer, and that it has made a wonderful difference!

May God continue to strengthen your family, and soon you'll all be at home together, growing literally and figuratively...and in the garden... Very Happy!

Take good care...of each other!


<"Connor v2.0, wireless edition", in honor of him getting all the
tubes/lines taken out Very Happy>> Acara, you are too funny lol!
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Post  shannon1 on 7/9/2011, 11:52 pm

I see him in the beautiful nursery you have waiting for him very soon. Love to you and yours.
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Post  Ha-v-v on 7/10/2011, 7:50 am

However, I did take the opportunity to change his crib nametag to
"Connor v2.0, wireless edition", in honor of him getting all the
tubes/lines taken out Very Happy


Im am so happy for all 3 of you!! You 3 have been on my mind each time I see my tomatoes. (which is every day lol) Glad to see the miracle has arrived and is just like the software we get and is progressing so fast to the new V2.0 Smile lol wireless. Awesome now your plans to spoil him can be achieved without wires and such!!! Keep the spoiling up, its worth it all. Tears of joy for you 3 so glad you are all well.
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Post  FarmerValerie on 7/10/2011, 8:32 am

Acara, your sense of humor reminds me of my dad's! He was also the one who wore Hawiian print shirts, shorts, straw hat, and black socks with sandles when we went to Six Flags and places like that, my brother and I thought it was cool even then!
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Post  pelujilla on 7/10/2011, 9:18 am

Acara:

Congratulations on such a beautiful boy. The world is a better place now. Hoping the Jaundice resolves quickly (it usually does) and you can have him home enjoying his turtles Very Happy
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Post  madnicmom on 7/10/2011, 2:12 pm

congrats on the arrival of you Lil Man. He is sooooo cute!! Just think, next year you'll be posting about how he is getting in the garden murdering your plants , thinking he is "helping" dad! lol! Enjoy these precious moments, they don't last long enough. Tell momma congrats for us also and remember to sleep when he sleeps!
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Post  NHGardener on 7/10/2011, 3:53 pm

Yay! What a beautiful and healthy looking baby! Nice and plump. That's how we like them. Now fertilize him and watch him grow. Smile

MM (Mommy's Mix) : Lots of milk, lots of sleep, lots of diapers, lots of carrying him around, and he ought to shoot right up.
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Post  CaptainKidney on 7/11/2011, 3:15 pm

When the last granddaughter was born, they had her in the incubator for several days. We dubbed it the Chicken Nugget warmer (in honor of McDonalds). Glad to hear the baby is doing well and the father pulled through as well.

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Post  acara on 7/11/2011, 8:52 pm

@CaptainKidney wrote:When the last granddaughter was born, they had her in the incubator for several days. We dubbed it the Chicken Nugget warmer (in honor of McDonalds). Glad to hear the baby is doing well and the father pulled through as well.

Mike

Unfortunately, he's still in the chicken nugget warmer, which really stinks because they discharged mama, so we have to commute 60 miles for every feeding.

Life is currently 3-hour circles of pump-drive-feed, around the clock.

Little munchkin has gotta get better soon, as mom and dad have completely lost their minds & have deteriorated to playing with Connors things, while waiting to make the drive for the next scheduled feeding.

Please get well little man ....... your mama and daddy REALLY need you Very Happy



..... and daddy is having waaayyy too much fun with the shark bath towel


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Post  camprn on 7/11/2011, 8:59 pm

You Sir, are gonna make a great Dad!
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Post  Ha-v-v on 7/11/2011, 9:02 pm

I was going to say the same, the baby has some awesome parents !!
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Post  Nonna.PapaVino on 7/11/2011, 9:33 pm

Note to Connor: Buy oil stock. Seriously, we do so hope you have him home with you very soon, and not just because of the gas used. He needs holding...you need holding him. Win--Win. Our heartfelt prayers are with you all. Nonna

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Post  boffer on 7/11/2011, 10:52 pm



Maybe...Maybe not...

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