Gummy Bear now is SOFIA

Monday, December 17, 2007

So, my baby wanted to come out to play...EARLY.

Born, Monday, December 10 at 8:08am (instead of December 26).
7 pounds, 7 ounces
She's a girl!

It has been pretty crazy - learned how to change a diaper (yes, my daughter's diaper is the first I have ever changed), boobiefeed, learn to understand a newborn's cries and other random facial expressions (with pretty high accuracy! I'd estimate 78.675% of the time), and learning to wake without an alarm clock to boobiefeed (on average about every 2.5 to 3 hours).

Life, for us, is now upside down. I used to be the pursuer of high efficiency living. Now, I can't complete a task on my to-do list on the same day I come up with it (I wanted to cut my toenails for about 3 days). I used to run my days around meetings and appointments. Now, the only appointments I can manage to keep is feeding Sofia (I forget to eat regularly... yes, that IS bad). I used to live on the computer. Now, I'm afraid to turn it on because I know that will be time away from Sofia.

Today marks Sofia's one week birthday, as well as the best week I've had in my life.

Super update to come.


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  2. Ok, so I almost teared.
    I couldn't be any happier for you.
    I really need to come and see little Sofia, I called on Thursday but you were sleeping.
    I'm so glad you have her for Christmas!

  3. boobiefeed... ....?? was that really necessary? But congrats all the way, mom.

  4. I had to giggle at Matt's comment above! "Boobiefeed" is definitely a new word.

    Hope mom and daughter are doing well. Congrats to ya!


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