Friday, April 12

Bunny: It's A Boy!!!

Over a month ago now, just before dawn, we met our bunny at last.

Jack Michael Stevenson was born on Sunday, March 10 at 5:41 in the morning. He was 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and 20 3/4 inches -- long and lean. He was screaming and squawking right away. When they held him up and Kyle said "It's a boy!" -- that right there was the best and biggest moment of my life. It probably always will be. It was pure magic.

Birth is the sudden opening of a window, through which you look out upon a stupendous prospect. For what has happened? A miracle. You have exchanged nothing for the possibility of everything.
William Macneile Dixon


It's high time I shared how this first month has gone. It's been so many things: exciting and exhausting, funny and frustrating. We are both so in love with this little guy -- it's amazing to see his personality emerging. I'm already (obnoxiously) convinced that he's exceptional ;)

But -- such is life with a wee one -- I have to divide up this story over several posts, because I just don't have the stretches of time now to write out one big whopper.

We'll go week by week over four posts. They're coming soon. But for now, I have some big blue eyes to attend to. Happy Friday!!!


  1. Congratulations, he is adorable!

  2. Congratulations on the new addition to your family! Looking forward to hearing more. :)

  3. he is just beautiful!!! ive been waiting for this announcement ;)
    cant wait to read more as you get settled in with your new family, eee!!

  4. Yay! I was actually about to email you and make sure everything was ok! So glad to meet Jack (and sorry I never sent that post I promised...).

  5. Congratulations!! I've been waiting for this post- he's adorable!

  6. Yay!!! CONGRATULATIONS! He is so beautiful. :)