Wednesday, June 04, 2008

Elaine Vittoria Hemmert 6-04-08 3:15 am

Elaine Vittoria Hemmert has graced us with her presence. After 20 hrs of labor for Amanda, Elaine just stopped making progress so at 2:15 am we decided to get her out by C-Section... which it was a good thing to. Elaine was born at 9lbs 1 oz and 22 inches long, or 55.8 cm. I am amazed by Amanda she went the full 20 hours with no painkillers. She is a trooper. We finally got some rest last night. So far this morning we have had some great bonding time with Elaine. We figured out that Elaine was just being considerate to her two Grandparents and split the difference between their birthdays. My mom's on the third and Amanda's dad on the 5th. We will be at the hospital until Saturday.










10 Comments:

Blogger Kellie said...

She's beautiful! Glad she's finally here and everyone made it through the whole process :) Hope Amanda recovers quickly from the c-section and gets some rest!

1:53 PM  
Blogger nicole said...

And she is WAY cuter in person! We're so happy for you and glad we could be there!

5:13 PM  
Blogger Jen said...

Congrats! So happy for you!

10:44 PM  
Blogger Mercedes said...

Parabéns!!!Muito linda a Elaine parece o pai,grande como ele e delicada como a mãe.muitas felicidades pelo nascimento de uma linda familia.Um grande abração.Mercedes

6:16 AM  
Blogger Skippy said...

We are so happy for you. Get rest and enjoy your new bundle of joy.

Palmer Family

8:57 AM  
Blogger Carl said...

That is so amazing guys. She is so cute. We can't wait to meet her.

11:52 AM  
Blogger kmorganhillig said...

Yay!! We are so happy for you both, and she is a beautiful baby! Amanda, you are my new hero for making it through labor with no painkillers...I don't think I could do it! We can't wait to meet her...congrats!
P.S. I had no idea you had a blog...I would have been reading it since you left us! I'll have to read through the archives to catch up.

12:06 PM  
Blogger Caldwell Chatter said...

Wow Amanda, That is super crazy...20 hours oh you poor girl you! = ( However, you are a real woman, going that long without any painkiller. Elaine is beautiful way to go. We are glad to hear that all is well & you all will be going home this weekend. My girls were so excited to see Elaine pictures on your blog. They want to know when they'll be able to hold & see little Elaine. Way to go guy she is gorgeous.

3:08 PM  
Blogger ThE RaSmUsSeN's said...

Congratulations!! SHe is beautiful, and way to go Amanda, 20 hours!!! Hope you are all doing good, and that you are recovering from the C-section ok. I wish we could meet her in person! Keep posting pictures!!

10:48 AM  
Blogger Matthew said...

Congratulations Jamison and Amanda!!!!

Elaine is very cute! Rhian is checking out the pictures and getting broody!

Enjoy it, the time will fly by!

12:45 PM  

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