Introducing… Penelope Kay
Much to everyone’s surprise, our little bundle of sweetness joined our family a couple of weeks earlier than anticipated. We weren’t able to complete all the laundry and decorating that we were planning on before she arrived, but I think when all was said and done she had perfect timing. We’re looking forward to a holiday week full of family visits.
A few notes from the first week of her life:
- I had forgotten how sweet newborn cuddles are. I’m soaking them in.
- Penelope has a loud and angry cry. Thankfully she doesn’t choose to employ it very often so far.
- Little girl clothes are so fun!
- Charlie has been such a good helper and sweet big brother. I know it’s been a big adjustment for him, but he’s handling it as well as I could have hoped.
It’s amazing how the heart just creates a brand new space you didn’t know was there to fill up with love for a new baby. We’re so happy to have her in our lives.