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Sweet Baby Hollis

Today has been a wonderful day! I went to the hospital EARLY this morning to be there for Hollis' birth. Harper was so cute and friendly to everyone this morning. She calls me "Waurie" and I love it!
She did not know what to think about her Momma going into the operating room.
Lots of prayers have been prayed for Hollis to be healthy. Thank you Jesus, she is perfect! I got to do some baby holding tonight and I could have held her all night long and not gotten tired of her. Her hair is simply wonderful. It is a lot thicker than mine is.
I love this picture because it looks like she is telling us,"I'm okay" with her precious hand.
Kelly looked great. This was made soon after she got out of the recovery room.
I am so excited for Kelly and Scott to experience life with two girls!!!!


Yesterday I got the girls some swim suits. They were soooooo excited. Sarah Kate's looks like a pink tutu. She calls it her " swim scoot."
Emily 's is a bikini (She has wanted one for the past year.) She calls her's a "kini."
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Comments

Sebrina said…
I read both your blogs!! Praising the Lord for a healthy Baby And Mommy!
Amy said…
So sweet! My mom's best friend while i was growing up was like my aunt/2nd mom.... And still is to this day! Her name is Loretta and we always called her 'fretta' since we couldn't pronounce her name. But somehow we find ourselves still calling her 'fretta' almost 30 years later ;)
I'm sure miss Harper will always have a soft spot for her 'waurie' ;0)
Annsterw said…
Thanks for the update! Sooo great that you were there with Kelly and Scott! The baby is precious!!!!
What a great friend you are! And what wonderful news that Hollis is healthy!
Sara said…
You and Kelly have such a sweet friendship! So glad you were able to be there for the birth and get some sweet baby lovin....just the best!!

Hollis is just precious and I am so thankful she is healthy and perfect.
Jill said…
I'm so happy for Scott & Kelly. Hollis is another beautiful miracle!

I bought Amelia a swimsuit yesterday. Have to get them now while all of the cute ones are still available. :)

Your girls are so funny!
Hey Laurie! We met at OBU, but it's been a while since we've crossed paths. Just wanted to drop you a line and let you know that I just love that you were able to be at the hospital for Hollis' arrival.
Anonymous said…
My sister is a Laurie and I've always called her Waurie!
Odie Boggs said…
Thanking God for Hollis' safe arrival! She is beautiful!! Give her a hug from all her Bloggie family!

Odie Bogg

www.boggsblogs.com
Mallory said…
Life is so sweet! These pictures are wonderful, glad you were there. I have prayed for Kelly, Scott, Harper, and Hollis all along. SO glad everyone is happy & healthy!! What a miracle...she's gorgeous too! ;)
Alisha Harris said…
LOVE the pictures! I am so happy for her and I know you are just thrilled to share this time with her!
Tara G. said…
How precious a friendship you have! Rejoicing with you all!
rae said…
I'm so happy for Kelly! And I love the story about your girls swimming suits! My niece is 5 and she calls it a "baking suit" instead of a bathing suit! Ha! I love the cute things kiddos say!
Marie said…
Wonderful that you were able to be with your best friend to welcome her second daughter into the world,Wonder what your girls will think about Kelly's baby, maybe that she is a baby doll,
Brandi said…
In love with Hollis' hair! So thankful that prayers were answered and she is healthy :)

I made your roast tonight! I had no idea what to expect with those ingredients, but it was AMAZING! Definitely will be making that more often!!
Muffy said…
Hollis is adorable! So glad they are healthy! It's so much fun to be there when your bff has a baby!
Stephanie said…
Two questions for you: First will you put up your roast recipe again? It sounded so yummy when you had it on the blog, but I forgot to write it down. Also, would you be willing to share where you got your necklace you wore to Hollis' birth? I love it with your cantaloupe sweater!
a' la mode said…
This is the first time I have clicked on your super cute blog, but I sure do love watching the love and friendship between you and kelly through her blog....your love for one another is evident and you are so lucky to have each other! Your girls are precious! xoxo Shelli (I went to OBU with K)
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