A Leap Day Celebration..on March 1st

I can’t believe today has been a YEAR.

A WHOLE year!

One year ago today I found out that I was PREGNANT!

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February 29th, 2012

It was actually leap day last year, a day I will never forget…EVER. But since it only happens every four years, we will have to celebrate March 1st instead. 🙂

Shortly there after we announced it to our families. Here is how we told Craig’s family:
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(eek…I really just had run. pardon the scary picture)

Hard to believe that just a few months ago I looked like this:
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8 months pregnant, getting close to being ‘ready to have my girl out!’

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^my little bean.

And then the BEST day of my life happened, November 5th, 2012.

g hospital 2

g hospital 3

My little girl, the light of my life, entered the world. ❤

Forever she will be my little girl.

me and g

Even when she prefers to cry rather than nap, or when she refuses to take a bottle. One thing is for sure…that little girl has stolen my heart. EVERY ounce of it.

Oh, these two together. Be still my heart.

g and daddy

It’s totally true, whenever you see your husband (or significant other) holding your child you fall SO MUCH MORE in love with them. You wouldn’t even believe it. The best part is when I see G smile whenever she sees her Daddy. OH my gosh…it melts my heart. Sometimes I even tear up…I blame it on the hormones. 😉 I mean breastfeeding still makes you hormonal, right?! I’m going with it!

Hard to believe in a few short days she will be 4 months old. Yes, FOUR.

I’m soaking up EVERY single second of our time together.

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The other day I thought of her leaving the house & going to college. I cried. Like had a full on melt down. No more thinking about that!

I always tell her to slow down, no need to grow so quick. But I’m not going to miss a minute of it. We have SO many memories to make & I’m so lucky and blessed to have her in my life. God knew I was supposed to have a girl…and I got my girl. ❤

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6 thoughts on “A Leap Day Celebration..on March 1st

  1. Wow, it truely is quite hard to believe that was a year ago. My how much has grown and changed and I’m truly happy for you.

  2. When I saw this post in my reader, the only thing that showed up was the picture of the pregnancy test. I thought that you were going to announce that you’re pregnant again! I was thinking, wow, they’d be close together :). She’s adorable!

  3. OH MY GOODNESS! I loved this post so much! So much has happened in the last year! I could not agree more about the hubby part! LOVE YOU! You have the most beautiful family Holly!

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