Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Welcome, Baby!

Elena Jane Monica Rutchik
9:44pm
7lbs 7oz
21"

She's got a full head of black curly hair. She is doing great - having a small issue with getting her temp up, but other than that mama and baby and well.

My "best" labor yet! Thanks for all the prayers!

20 comments:

Megan said...

Congratulations!!! :) Prayers for you and baby Elena!

Roxane B. Salonen said...

Oh my gosh, Holly! I'm so happy for you!!!!!!!!!!! :) :) :) :)

New life. There really is nothing quite like it!

Can't wait to hear more about this new little soul!

Karen said...

Congratulations!!!

Brit said...

Congratulations, love her name!!! :) Enjoy these precious weeks when they are little... I'm finding out myself how quickly they get big!

God bless you and your family!

Katherine said...

Congratulations!!! So happy all went well!

Sarah said...

Congratulations! Glad to hear that things went so well. Beautiful name. We can't wait to see photos!

Joy Beyond the Cross said...

Congrats!!!! What a beautiful name!!! I am so glad everything went well. Can't wait to see pictures! Praise God!!!

Kelley said...

Congratulations! So happy for you all! Praying all continues to go smoothly and that your first days with Elena are full of moments that take your breath away!

Katie said...

Woo-Hoo! SO happy for you and that all our prayers for healthy mama and baby were answered! Can't wait to meet her and see you again soon! Love ya!

Sew said...

Enjoy those lovely hormones! Oh and that baby too! hahahaha ;)

So happy for you! Beautiful name! Can't wait to see her sweet face!

Karen Best said...

Congrats Holly! What a beautiful name you two chose! :)

Maggie said...

Hoooray! Congratulations!

Katie @ Persevere in Prayer said...

Congrats!!!

Debi said...

Praise be to God!!! Prayer DOES indeed work! Blessings on your new little girl!

allyouwhohope said...

Congratulations! Beautiful name!

Second Chances said...

Congratulations! Welcome to the world little Elena! I LOVE your name :)

not a minx, a moron, or a parasite said...

Best wishes! Congrats!

alliemich said...

CONGRATULATIONS AND GOD BLESS YOUR SWEET BABY!!!!

Kara said...

Congrats!!!

aka the Mom said...

Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!