Wednesday, December 24, 2008

He is HERE!

OMG sorry this is so late!

Riley Ethan W. or REW made his way into the world on Dec 7thth. He was born via c-section (yep you read that right), at 8:37 am. I was only 36w2d pg at the time but he was born healthy and didn't need any help breathing.

His stats:
6lbs 13 oz
19.5 inches long

And a picture:

26 comments:

theworms said...

Congrats!!! I love his name and I'm so, so happy for you.

Amanda said...

Congrats....what a sweetie!! Have a very Merry Christmas with your little bundle of joy!!!

Angie said...

Congratulations on your son!!!! What a cutie! Hope all is going well!

nora said...

i know i already said it on the board..but congrats! i love that pic of you two..just beautiful :)
hope you have a very very merry christmas!!

~Jess said...

Congratulations! I was wondering if that was where you'd gone off to :-)

He's adorable!

christina said...

Congratulations!! I'm so glad to hear that he's healthy...I've been wondering what happened to you...now I know you had a perfect little excuse for being away!!

Looking forward to hearing more soon. Congrats again and I hope you enjoy your holidays very much.

Rachel said...

Oh my gosh, what a secret to keep for days on end! Congratulations! He is beautiful and I am so glad that he arrived safely. I hope you are having a wonderful Christmas together.

Jen said...

Congrats! I'm so happy that he is here and healthy!

Collins Family said...

Congrats what a great Christmas present!

Stephanie said...

Congrats!!!! I am so happy for you and R - what a wonderful Christmas Blessing you both got. You look so happy in that photo. I can't wait to see more of little R.

momma mimi said...

Congratulations Ariel!

Kristen said...

Congratulations! What a beautiful picture of mommy and her little boy!

Sasha & Mark said...

Congratulations!! Beautiful baby and mommy!!

JGirl2005 said...

Congrats - what a great picture!!

Lisa said...

Oh, Ariella, I'm so happy to read this!! Congratulations!!!

Nicholas said...

I'm so glad you finally updated. CONGRATS! It's a great name and I love the REW/ROO thing. Adorable!

andbabymakesthree said...

Congrats Ariel! So happy he is here and healthy. My little one arrived alittle early too.

Trish said...

Congratssss!!!!!!!!

shiner said...

You both look great! I am so happy for you and your family.

Tina623 said...

He's beautiful! Congrats!!!

Amy (MyColonyNJ) said...

Congrats again, now I get the "roo" = rew cute

Stef said...

Congrats!!! I am so so happy for you!!! How are you doing?

Echloe said...

He is gorgeous hun. I'm so so happy for you.

ggop said...

Congratulations! May I share my news as well - had a baby boy on Dec 22nd.
Take care of yourself..

Morgan said...

what a cool picture! Was it taken in recovery or while they were stitching you up? Did they put him skin to skin while you were being stitched up?

Ariella said...

Morgan: That picture was taken while I was still being stitched up, and about 9 minutes after birth.