Military Mondays – New Baby Edition!

I hope you all had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend with your families. Ours finished with a real bang as we welcomed a new Army Brat to the world. I went into labor late Monday night and Conrad Ulysses joined us on May 31 at 5:18am.  He weighed 9 lbs, 15 oz and measured 22.5 inches.  Conrad’s first name is from my husband’s grandfather, an Army veteran of World War II.

It was a very easy delivery compared to my first two and we left the hospital the next day.  Big sister and brother seem thrilled with their new sibling although they do wish mommy wasn’t napping during the day.

We had a lot of outstanding links last week both from “regulars” and from some other bloggy friends who had relevant posts celebrating Memorial Day. Here are a few I would like to highlight. Please take a moment to stop by, say hi, and leave a comment if you enjoyed the post. Bloggers love comments!

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  1. Congrats!! You have a beautiful family!

  2. Mama2six says:

    What a cute! Congratulations :)

  3. Congrats mama!!!!!! He is adorable!!! and I also LOVE the lion pillow/bed/thingy LOL!!
    Thanks for still doing the linky knowing how tired and busy you must be 😉

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