In some ways, I feel that Alban’s birth story is the most boring story in the world because I had such a “textbook” labor. Truly, I progressed through every stage in the right order, and everything took an average amount of time to happen. 5,664 more words
And by that, I mean life with a baby. Alban turned six weeks old on Tuesday. Kimm came for one last follow-up on Friday, and gave me the OK to get on with it and resume normal activity. 1,045 more words
Alban Lee Bates was born at home on Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 7:08 a.m. weighing 8 lbs., 4 oz. Birth story to follow at some point, but right now we are marveling at this new little person, falling in love, and adjusting to life as a family.