Saturday, October 6, 2012

Welcome Emmy Leighton!

Introducing sweet Emmy Leighton – born Tuesday, October 2nd at 4:52 a.m.

I happened to be carrying a giant baby – 7 pounds, 13 ounces and 20.25 inches long!

We are in love!

Some fun facts about her birth:

Mommy and baby share a birthday!

We were both born on Tuesdays.

I weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and she was only 1 ounce smaller!

Another fun fact is that my sweet friend Ann who helped throw my shower also had a baby the same day in the same hospital! Oddly,the babies also weighed EXACTLY the same. They are destined to be baby bffs!

We love you Emmy!

I will post more soon – including her birth story…it was a little rough on both of us, but luckily she is worth it!

18 comments:

Sarah said...

Oh my goodness, Katie!!! She is gorgeous! I love all of that hair! But how on earth were you carrying a 7lb. baby? You were so teeny!

You look beautiful and Emmy is just perfect! Congratulations!

Love all of the cool b'day facts too!

Anonymous said...

Oh, Katie!! Emmy is absolutely gorgeous!!!!!! You look fabulous as usual, and Tommy is going to be a great dad!! I love, love, love all the pictures. I can't tell you enough how beautiful and sweet she is!! God bless all of you!!
Love, Aunt Angie
P. S. Those are some pretty interesting and impressive birth facts!!

Kimberley said...

what a blessing!! she is beautiful!! so happy for you!! welcome to motherhood :) so so neat about the fun facts! and happy late birthday to you :)

Aja said...

What a doll baby! I just love all that hair! And I seriously can't believe she was so big! I thought for sure she would be teeny tiny! Can't wait to see you girls :)

All Things Cherish said...

Congratulations! She's precious and you look great! Love all her hair!

Naturally Caffeinated Family said...

Oh my goodness!! Congratulations! She is beautiful! You look great, mama! That is so funny that your friend had her little one the same day! How fun!

Easton wife said...

Congrats she is so adorable !

Sarah @ Simply Sarah Style said...

Congratulations! She is darling. I love the name!

SushiMama said...

Congratulations!

Brooke said...

YAY!! Congratulations! she is ADORABLE...BEAUTIFUL...honestly, she is one of THE most gorgeous babies I have ever seen! And you look awesome!
CONGRATULATIONS!!!

kkbccguy said...

She is adorable!! Congratulations!!

Dianna said...

Congratulations on your gorgeous little girl! I hope you are all doing well.

happy_wife said...

She is just simply delicious, Kate!!! Congratulations! You guys are such a beautiful family!! Can't wait to see more pics of that sweet little face!

Jane

KatiePerk said...

Congratulations!! So happy for you! You both are beautiful!!

Sweet Simplicity said...

I am so happy for you! Emmy is such a doll!

Sarah L. said...

Oh Katie, Emmy is gorgeous! Congrats! I am so happy for you all!

Kitty said...

YAY! Congratulations! She is adorable and you look AMAZING! I hope I look half as good after I give birth ha! Can't wait to hear more :)

Christine said...

Yay!! Congratulations Katie and Emmy!! Sorry I'm so late ... been outta the loop a bit! But glad to see you're both doing awesome! Sending hugs to baby Emmy! :)

 
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