10.21.2009

Welcome to this world

Dell had her baby yesterday morning at 3:58 am. It was an absolute honor to be there when this beautiful new life entered the world. Dell was so strong. The baby was born in the water, in a candlelit room scented with jasmine, with her parents' favorite music playing in the background. It's a GIRL! Chris and Dell gave me permission to share a few photos.

Such a peaceful setting



Here she is... an angel!







Welcome to this world, Violet Alice!!!

9 comments:

  1. OH.....that was simply amazing!! The baby....beautiful! And the look on their faces.....magical! And then I saw your expression......pure delight and awe as you witnessed this miracle!!

    Welcome to the world sweet Violet!!
    Congratulations to the proud, happy parents!!
    Lisa

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  2. Oh Rachel, those pictures brought tears to my eyes...how amazing!! The look on everyone's face says it all. Congratulations to the new family!!

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  3. What a beautiful experience. Congratulations!

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  4. WAY COOL! Just look at your face... Get your cert. ALREADY!!!!
    Oh and speaking of girls...go to my site and take a look.
    xoxo,
    A

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  5. Way to go Dell and congratulations! I know you were enjoying every minute of that birth Rachel. That is awesome you were able to be a part of that.

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  6. Incredible! Completely incredible! Welcome to the world little one.

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  7. Ok, I'm chuckling, because actually YOu look rather angelic in that picture!!! :)

    She is beautiful! Congratulations, and what a BEAUTIFUL name!!! :)

    (I'm not reading into the fact that this post didn't contain the phrase "We have not recieved our referral yet. I'm assuming this was a 100% about-another-baby post!!! ;) )

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  8. One of the most beautiful things to witness! Your photos are great...I just love the last one...all buckled up and ready to go home:-). Congrats to the family!!

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