Monday, December 6, 2010

What a day!

Yesterday, December 5th, was the 109th anniversary of the birth of Walt Disney.

Now, lets fast forward 108 years to December 5th, 2009.

I woke up "early" (pre-baby early) to call the hospital about being induced.  My induction date had been set for a  few weeks (set for 41 weeks - 1 week past due date), but I had seriously hoped not to need it.  However, by the time I reached 41 weeks, I was more than ready to have the baby.

We had expected to have our baby come into the world on 12/5/09 - he would have shared a birthday with Walt!  How amazing would that have been?  I share a birthday with Paula Abdul.. not quite as cool..

However, the labor and delivery ward was booked and I didn't end up being induced until 11 pm that night.  He really didn't want to come out (took 24 hours!).. which means..

Today is my son's 1st birthday.  I have a ONE year old.  That just boggles my mind.  I teared up thinking about it last night..
Asleep on Daddy.. check out the Mario pj's
How is it possible?

How time flies!

3 comments:

  1. Happy Birthday, Noah!
    I agree on time flying by. My "baby" turned 3 on Saturday and it is hard to imagine where the time has gone. My first baby turns 6 on Tuesday and it is amazing to think back on the day he was born. It seems like it was just yesterday!

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  2. Aw, happy birthday, big guy!! My oldest is about to turn 5 next month and will start kindergarten in August--it flies by so fast!

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