it's a...

8:40 AM


I still can hardly believe it!! I never had a strong feeling one way or another this time around but a few weeks ago I had a dream about the delivery and I distinctly remember being told "here is your son." Son... We are going to have a son. I've been rolling that word around in my head all day, trying to wrap my mind around what that will mean. 
I did kind of want sisters, both for myself growing up, and for Birdie now, but parenthood is a funny thing... The moment I saw this sweet boy's face up on that screen I fell head over heels for "my boy." He is my gift and my joy and I can't wait for his big sister to meet and love him. What a privilege to be a mummy to a girl AND a boy!! His profile is already so different from Birdie's and I may be partial but he looks like quite a handsome little fella! Long face and long nose that is reminiscent of my paternal grandfather. 
And above anything papa bear and I both feel so incredibly blessed and relieved to be granted another healthy and growing baby. Because that's all that really matters. Now I just need to grow this little boy of ours inside me a little longer until we can hold him and see his darling face in person. Somehow knowing that I'm carrying a boy has made this all the more real and our family and home feel a little bit fuller with the spirit of this unborn child. 

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  1. yay! congratulations, dear friend! this is so exciting!!!

  2. Congratulations! I am so happy for the both of you! Hugs and kisses!

  3. Congrats so happy for you :) one of each how cool is that?! :) hugs and kisses to this cute growing family!

  4. congrats! very happy for you guys and to hear he's healthy!

  5. So exciting! Congratulations! Baby boys are SO MUCH FUN!

  6. Oh my goodness me, this is just the best news ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Congratulations to you both and to Birdie, who will no doubt be a great big sister! Congrats congrats congrats!

  7. Awww congrats on your sweet boy!! Boys are so cool. I have a 12 week old and he is just the best <3



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