And finishing up the year on Dec. 30th....Jacob's birthday! My sweet, servant hearted, loving Jacob turned 11! We celebrated by having a handful of friends over for an airsoft war, pizza, and chocolate heaven cake. Doesn't get any better than that!
11 years ago...what a weekend that was! We were going vbac and early because his head was off the charts for a 38 week baby, so we induced at 6 am. He didn't decide to come out until 8:48 p.m. Troy was on call that weekend and had office hours the first half the day. Then came to my room and napped before rounding in the hospital. We were discharged by 1 p.m. the next day. It turns out that that weekend would be the worst flu season in Lafayette...pharmacies ran out of meds, Troy got over 50 calls in just over 24 hours, and we had a newborn with jaudice... Ok, more than you probably wanted to know... But it was all worth it! Here's by boy: