Every year at
I ask myself
MAKE THE MAGIC HAPPEN
again this year??????
Well.......this year was going to be no different......
the long lists of things to do
the endless baking , cookie making
then we found out
Our daughter Julie was expecting
Nathan on December 26th!
so this Noni became caught up in all the excitement
preparing for Nathans arrival!
Of course Nathan needed a
"Elf" was busy making Nathan and my SIL Joe's stockings...
of course Nathan would need
But then ....... a few complications arose
Julie was put on bed rest for 2 weeks
She had to return to the hospital every 3 days
for non-stress tests and ultra sounds
at that point it was a matter of
and that we did
as her "due date" was changed from Dec 26 to,
AGAIN changed to being admitted
December 19 to be induced.
I was able to go to the hospital to be with her as she labored
I watched and waited for 43 long hard hours
saw what she had to endure to bring Nathan into this world
MAKE THE MAGIC
happen for us
Nathan Peter Pinksten
6 lbs 3oz
"If you don't BELIEVE IN MIRACLES JULZ....then perhaps you have forgotten that you are one"
Love you........Mom xoxoxoxo
the MAGIC of Christmas has brought us the greatest gift of all
Our little Christmas elf
I wish you all
surrounded by the Magic that comes to those who