FOX: I am holding you in my arms, you are fast asleep after a long feed. You look so much like your big sister did when she was brand new except you are fairer with less hair and a distinctively Daddy nose. Your breath smells sweet and you have that newborn odor. I had forgotten how intoxicating that smell is. You have the typical dry, milk-spotted skin and long fingernails of an overdue baby. You were reluctant to make your appearance but when you finally decided to arrive boy were you in a hurry. I went into labor around 4am in the morning and you were absolutely determined to be born with the rising of the sun, much to Mummy’s discomfort. A new day, a new life. Welcome baby boy.

Many photos to come…

25 comments:

  1. so love the intoxicating smell of the baby hair and the sweet milky odor of a newly nursed babe. oh so many many congratulations! sending much light and warm welcome wishes to the new little fox and to you all. xxoo

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  2. Congratulations and much love to you and your growing family.

    http://iliska-dreams.blogspot.com.au/

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  3. I am so happy to hear that he is in your arms. Congratulations. I am really excited to see him in your ever beautiful images. Wonderful newsç

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  4. ooooooooooooh congrats :) dying for photos!! so glad he came to you safely and in his own time :)

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  5. Congratulations, enjoy that wonderful smell and newborn haze.

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  6. Congratulations on your sweet baby news! I love your reflections on what is happening right now with your little Fox. I read this post about an hour ago on my phone and thought that my mobile wasn't loading the photos to go with the text. I will just have to wait for my new baby cuteness fix for another day ;)
    Enjoy all those delicious newborn cuddles. x

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  7. Enjoy the first precious moments with your foxy little man

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  8. Awwww, gorgeous. Congratulations. Can't wait for the photos x

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  9. Hooray! Big congratulations, lovely. If he looks like his big sister then he must be absolutely divine! Thanks for reminding me of that newborn smell, enjoy. Kellie xx

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  10. Congratulations! Glad to hear he has arrived safely - looking forward to hearing all about Lamb's introduction to her little brother! xxx

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  11. Congratulations!
    What a wonderful time to be born!
    Can't wait for the photos.

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  12. Congratulations! enjoy this moment!

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  13. Hey congratulations, god bless you dear Fox !!!

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  14. Oh blessings little family, Fox I can't wait to see a beautiful portrait of you.

    Second babies - they're always in a hurry. Woah! x

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  15. Congratulations! Oh that sweet breath lingers for a while, doesn't it? I still smell Van's sweet breath. I hope you are recovering well.

    And to your dear fox... wait, wait, wait, and then hurry, hurry, hurry is the name of your game, a?

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  16. So I just randomly found your blog I am now following on all social medias (sorry if that is stalkerish). And I am obsessed. Your photography is... incredible. I am so happy your little fox came and I am so excited to see how you take photos of your little ones.

    Shelby
    brandonandshelby.blogspot.com

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  17. congratulations to you! enjoy!

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  18. Oh fantastic news! Congratulations.

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  19. CONGRATULATIONS!! Wrap yourself up in that baby blissfulness and enjoy. Our third babe is five weeks and I am growing so deeply in love with him each day!!

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  20. congrats thats very exciting, can't wait to see more of your beautiful images.

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