by gerryb 01 Nov 2017

Oh Happy Day! After 11 days in the NICU, our little miracle baby got to come home! This was the first time big sister, Carrie, got to see her as no children allowed in NICU. Her first words were "Can I pet her?" then it was "Can I hold her?" Carrie is beside herself..note the smiles! Evelyn Grace came home weighing 4# 4oz...Carrie has dolls the same size! Just thought I'd share a couple pictures of the results of the prayers of many. (the yellow quilt my mom made before she died for her first great grand child, which wasn't even thought of yet! But we have wrapped all 5 of her great grand daughters in that quilt to come home...wrapped in their great granny's love. Yeah, I cry every time!)


by claudenicolas 03 Nov 2017

Happy news for the family

by katydid 03 Nov 2017

I'm glad your story turned out wonderful. I love miracle babies. As I have said before, I have two miracle granddaughters.

by pacmp 03 Nov 2017

Happy Happy news and so glad she was able to come home without too long of a delay, but boy oh boy would those days between Momma's hospital release and to that 11th day have been hard on Momma! So glad they are now all together and can enjoy the time together. Thank You for sharing them with us! Happy smiles all around!

by kustomkuddle 02 Nov 2017

Beautiful pictures. An adorable family. So glad they are finally all together. God is definitely good!

by airyfairy 02 Nov 2017

Such happy pictures of a lovely family.

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by meganne edited 02 Nov 2017

OH NO! Even MORE happy tears!
I'm reading your post and on the TV there are gospel singers, who just started singing Oh Happy Day!!! Truly!
It is so eerie, or is it a blessing for you and your family?

I'm so thrilled for you all! Huge hu

meganne by meganne 02 Nov 2017

it keeps cutting off the end, HUGE HUGS XXXXXX

gerryb by gerryb 03 Nov 2017

Got those hugs! It's a blessing!

by graceandham 02 Nov 2017

Beautiful pictures. What a little Madonna and I mean that in a good way.

by sdrise 02 Nov 2017

What wonderful pictures!! Out of the mouths of babes! How precious! Congrats!!!

by lbrow 02 Nov 2017

So very precious! God is so good. I love the"Can I pet her" Such a beautiful picture of the family, brings tears to my eyes. /Lillian

by basketkase 02 Nov 2017

Congrats to all.........what a beautiful family!!

by dragonflyer 02 Nov 2017

Wonderful that Evelyn Grace is now home and that Carrie is there to love here like only a big sister can...such a heartwarming story about the yellow quilt made by great grandma...congratulations to all!

by jrob Moderator 02 Nov 2017

There is the beginning of a lifelong friendship. How it makes my heart full. I know you are in love with her and she's beautiful. What a precious big sister adoring the new baby. That blanket weaves an entire generation back to it's roots. What a beautiful tribute to your mother.

by pennifold 02 Nov 2017

Oh! Gerry I'm so thrilled to see Evelyn in her Daddy and Carrie's arms. She looks just like a little doll. I got all teared up myself when I read that all the great grandchildren had come home in this quilt. What a wonderful legacy your Mum left in making that quilt knowing and trusting that there would be future generations wrapped up in it. God bless, love Chris

by cfidl 02 Nov 2017

Wow, she is so precious. Congratulations and blessings to all.

by shirley124 02 Nov 2017

Such beautiful pictures. Everyone looks so happy. Hugs

by rescuer Moderator 01 Nov 2017

There are no words that adequately express the joy and elation I feel looking at these pictures -- knowing how much love those precious children have in their lives. I am so very happy for you all!

by crafter2243 Moderator 01 Nov 2017

Such a sweet picture of the sisters. I am glad Evelyn Grace is home now. I can tell she will be spoiled by all.

by Sewmum1 01 Nov 2017

These photos are beautiful. Congratulations to you all

by dailylaundry 01 Nov 2017

Oh, these pictures are wonderful. Big sister is so sweet with little sister!! Thank you for sharing!!! Happy tears! Hugs, Laura