Monday, December 1, 2008


As of Friday evening, we are home!! It was quite a loooong and difficult journey, but we made it! Details of that and the rest of the trip to come later! So instead, I give you some of Elias' firsts!

First smile captured by camera!

First morning smile! This is how I am greeted every morning! Lucky Me!!!

First tummy time!

This one is just cute!!

First ride in a car seat!!! And first meeting with Zaela Rose!!

First time in Jumperoo!!!


Jillienne said...


Oh, look at him, he is positively stunning!!!! I am so happy for you, such a wonderful way to end such a long, long journey.

Can't wait to hear more about your travels!


Jocelyn said...

He is just amazing!! I am so happy you are home and can't wait to hear about your trip!! Love his smile!!

Julie said...

He is beautiful! Welcome home!!

Melissa said...

He is adorable!!! I know you're so glad to finally have him home..what a journey you've been on. Can't wait to hear and see more!

Lisa said...

I am soooooo happy he is home with you finally! Looking forward to LOTS of playdates! That is if you will allow my little walking tornado around!! LOL HUGS!!! Lisa and Zaela

Hauswife said...

HOORAY! Oh, he is just so delicious! Welcome HOME BOTH of you!

Diane Larson said...

So are you crazy tired or what?? I could just curl up in a ball for a day or two. I hope everything is going great! We so enjoyed traveling with you and Elias!

Jesi and Joe said...

Yeah! Welcome home! What a hunk of cuteness you have in your house! Sooooo glad to hear you've made it safely!!! WELCOME Elias!

Mitchelladoption said...

OMG, he is absolutely ADORABLE!!!! Those cheeks. That smile. sigh... I am so happy for you Christy!

RossVix said...

Wahoo! Congrats. You made it home with a little one on that long, long, loooong trip. Now the adventure really begins! :0) I am so incredibly happy for you and your beautiful little son. Blessings.

Vicki, Ross, Jonas and Jember

Julie said...

Finally! He is so cute! Congratulations, mom! - Julie O.