Welcome, NorahNorah's first moments outside the womb
I took this picture only a minute or so after Norah was born and she took her first breath.
A Big ReliefPatricia and Norah recover moments after birth.
Patricia and Norah recover from birth moments after Norah popped out.
The Midwives Weigh NorahMidwife Regina Foran and Birth Assistant Aimee Crane weigh Norah
Midwife Regina Foran of Birthcare and Women's Health of Alexandria spots birth assistant Aimee Crane as she holds Norah in a spring scale to measure her birth weight.
A Well Deserved RestPatricia rests after giving birth
Patricia rests after giving birth to Norah.
The Midwives ConsultMidiwife Regina Foran and Birth Assistant Aimee Crane examine the spring scale
Regina instructs Aimee Crane on the fine points of using the scale used to measure newborns at a home birth.
Daddy's GirlRichard snuggles with Norah
Richard looks at his new baby daughter, Norah, while the midwives help Patricia get cleaned up after birth.
Daddy KissesRichard gives Norah a kiss on the forehead
Resting PerfectlyNorah rests on her parent's bed shortly after birth
Even Newborn Drool Is CuteNorah blows spit bubbles shortly after birth
Proud NamesakeCarolyn Pool holds her newest granddaughter and namesake, Norah Carolyn Bullington-McGuire
Yes, we still had our Christmas tree up on January 17th. We only put it up on December 24th, so it was still in OK shape, though.
Grammy B. With NorahProud grandmother Belinda Jones holds Norah
Photo Credit: Copyright 2007 Philip Jones