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Emily Grace Burleson

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On Monday January 5, we welcomed Emily Grace Burleson to our family. She was born via a planned c-section at 3:58 PM and weighed in at 9 lbs 12.3 oz and was 19 in long. Maggie and Emily are doing very well.

As for me, I’m excited as I was when Brenden was born. The adrenaline rush from the birth didn’t wear off until around 2 or 3 in the morning. I maybe got a total of 3 hours of sleep last night, and that was certainly not contiguous. ( It doesn’t help that I quite possibly have the most uncomfortable sleeping surface in the history of the in the fold out chair that’s in our room )

I’ll keep this short as I know most of you just want to see the pictures.


Maggie just as we got settled in to wait until the surgery
Amazingly enough, this is Maggie after the surgery while they were putting her back together

The nurse cleaning off Emily and getting the first cry
Maggie holding Emily for the first time

Maggie’s mom checking on her once we got back to the room
My dad holding his new granddaughter

Maggie’s mom getting her first time with Emily
Maggie and Emily

The new arrival
Maggie finally able to get up and hold Emily

Brenden meets his new sister
He was actually really excited about it
But he did miss his mommy

10 Responses to Emily Grace Burleson

Kelli said on 1/6/2009 at 8:21 pm

Yay! Pictures! Maggie looks soooo beautiful in the photo where she is looking up at you! The photo of Brenden meeting Emily brought tears to my eyes. I am so very happy for the Burleson family and can’t wait to meet the new addition! 🙂

Hugs for you all!

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Karla said on 1/6/2009 at 10:35 pm

Wow! Great job guys! 🙂 Emily is beautiful, and you guys all look great! Get some rest when you can, and thanks for sending pics!

Karla 🙂

Rachel said on 1/7/2009 at 12:12 am

Hooray! Thanks for posting the pictures! xoxoxoxo

Jerry said on 1/7/2009 at 8:07 am

wonderful! I am so glad brenden did well from the start.
congrats again!

Rose said on 1/7/2009 at 9:01 am

Super cute!! I am so happy for your family it’s so fun to have a new baby in the house.

Happy early Birthday Patrick!

Pa Jim said on 1/7/2009 at 9:52 am

Cute family thanks for the pic’s

Jennifer said on 1/7/2009 at 12:38 pm

Awww, she’s a cutie! So glad Brenden likes her, you’re lucky (Noah HATED his sister upon first meeting. Took him months to like her!)

Happy (early) birthday from us too!

Larry Lidy said on 1/7/2009 at 6:29 pm

Congratulations to Patrick, Maggie, Brenden and Emily!

Auntie Jane said on 1/7/2009 at 7:31 pm

So adorable. I can’t wait to see Emily Grace in person. Glad to hear that Brenden was excited. What fun!

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