Tuesday, February 24

now three

sleepy+boy

Look who decided to show up! I'm totally, completely, 100-percent obsessed and overjoyed. C is too.

Status: little late worth the wait
Labor: 17 hours (poor guy)
Birthday: February 18
Size: 6 lbs. 15 oz., 21 inches long (long and lean)
Hair: some, light brown
Eyelashes: teeny tiny and blonde as can be
Eyebrows: barely there
Conehead: no longer existent
Ears: nearly edible and exact replicas of Daddy's
Disposition: cool and collected ... unless hungry :)
Parents: on cloud nine
Name: Oscar (and I think we're stickin' to it)

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118 comments:

PJ said...

What a beautiful photo of a beautiful baby. Congratulations!

Industrialsparkle said...

Congratulations! He is gorgeous :)

anabela said...

What a beautiful little baby! Congratulations!

layersofmeaning said...

what a beautiful little baby boy!
congratulations!

Meghan said...

What a cutie... Congratulations!!

kelly said...

Congratulations!!! I am a new reader to your blog, and I love it! Thank you for sharing your precious baby with us-- he is gorgeous.

Amanda said...

Welcome, Oscar.
CONGRATULATIONS!!! Hooray! HOORAY!! HOOOORAAAAY! xo

--r said...

congratulations! he's lovely!

Kelly said...

congratulations! he's absolutely beautiful. :)

xo
kelly

Tiffany said...

Precious. I love that name.

brittani c. said...

Oscar is sooo adorable! He was late, but only 6 lbs? So tiny! Congratulations to the two happy parents!

Janae said...

I love him, he is perfect!!

Jane Flanagan said...

Oscar has been my favourite boy name for so long!!! I'm so glad you used it :)

Congratulations to you both. Oscar's a beaut!

Jane
xxx

a not so desperate housewife said...

congrats ali! and i LOVE the name :)

haley said...

oh, my, this is cute! I can't wait to have little ones!

cello cat said...

congrats on your lovely addition to the family! :)

em ♥ russ said...

congrats! he's a dollface!

adorninc said...

Congratulations! He's beautiful!!

Heather Tullis Photography said...

He is so cute Ali! Congratulations. I'm glad he finally decided to show up.

marta said...

oh ali, he is such a love. look at that tiny babe!! oh what magic he is. i'm so happy for you. and labor 17 hours.. poor mama! enjoy the newness and all the oscarlove. congrats to a new family of three.

Jessica said...

Congrats!!!!

Micaela said...

hello little Oscar!!! :)
omg, he is DARLING. *precious*

ADORABLE!!!! congrats new Mommy!!!
xo

Marci + Dan said...

Congratulations! Love the name.

Courtney said...

so so beautiful! Congrats!!!

alyson. said...

Oscar! I looove it. and he's too cute.

congratulations you too!!

xo

platinum blonde said...

Congratulations! Oscar is gorgeous!

Krista said...

congrats! i like the name too...it;s one i've given ryan to think about. Enjoy!

Chelsea said...

what a cutie! i love the name too. congratulations, ali!

becky said...

whoohoo to the family of three...

i sure agree that he is beautifully perfect! and 17 hours of labor...poor ali! you are a rockstar.

Cheryl said...

Congrats! What a sweet boy. Hope you are recovering well. The sleeplessness of the next several months will give you some your most treasured memories later on. xx

becky said...

whoohoo to the family of three...

i sure agree that he is beautifully perfect! and 17 hours of labor...poor ali! you are a rockstar.

[J] said...

Wow, I'm so excited for you!! I was hoping he had arrived since I didn't see any newer posts.
He's beautiful, and sounds perfect!
I'm 12 weeks along Friday so I can't wait to be in this moment!

Big congrats!

aimee heff said...

His mouth looks beautiful in that picture. I am happy for you and I am especially glad he is healthy.

Love his name.

nicole hill gerulat said...

yay! congratulations! i hope you enjoy your first few precious weeks together.

Krista said...

He's angelic! Congratulations you two. :)

jen said...

congratulations!
what an adorable bundle of joy.
so happy for you!

Erin said...

Congratulations! Beautiful photo! What a precious time in life :)

Kaylen said...

HOORAY! I have been wondering what has happened - so glad mom, dad, and Oscar Louis are well!!!

Uncle Beefy said...

I know it's all just repetition at this point but the feelings just as sincere...CONGRATS to the both of you!!! And Oscar? Great name!!!

sarah marie. said...

oh my gosh ali i am sooo excited for you! he's gorgeous and i love the name..we have that on our list! congrats!

Kami said...

so cute. Congrats to the Party of Three!

Michelle Ellis said...

YAY!!!!
Congratulations!

He looks like a keeper(:

Chelsea said...

Congratulations! That is the most exciting thing in the world to bring home a little baby! He look darling, and of course is already stylish:) Love the name too- good job.

jo said...

ali, congratulations!!! lots of love to the three of you and please give a little welcome kiss to oscar on my behalf :)

jordan said...

Hooray hooray hooray! He is beautiful!

jmb said...

congratulations - he's so beautiful. and I love the name Oscar.

suzanjill said...

Congratulations! He's absolutely perfect!

celeste said...

Ahhh I just want to kiss his sweet head. Huzzah you strong mama and best of wishes to you three!

Leslie said...

what a sweet photo, congratulations, good job mama!

liz stanley said...

oooh i want to eat him for breakfast. congrats!

lane said...

I've already said it, but it is breaking my heart that I don't get to hold him!

Can't wait to meet little uzi, I mean, oscar.

Micaela said...

He is absolutely beautiful! Congratulations!

erika @ urban grace said...

YEAH!! Been waiting for this post!! So exciting! Oscar Louis... I love it! Great name for a precious baby! I hope the momma is doing well!

Lorilee said...

he is perfect.
i'm sure your heart feels like it's going to burst with love everyday. i want to hug little ozzy, and kiss his soft neck. baby necks are the best.
i haven't stopped thinking of you.

brittany said...

yay ali! he is absolutely adorable! make sure to try and get some sleep!

Robin said...

He is precious, Ali!
Congrats!

Diana Hulme said...

Congratulations. Love your blog. I think your sentiments would make for lovely baby announcement material. Might have to remember that for someday.

the mama monster said...

ali and curt- oscar is so darling i want to snuggle him! what a little lovey. enjoy newborness it goes really fast.

Muranda said...

oh my, ali, he is adorable! congrats, and way to stick it out for 17 hours! you're tough!

wow...enjoy him while he's little tiny.

aspencer said...

Congratulations! He is adorable. AND he shares a birthday with my Herbie. :)

The DeDe said...

Perfection! Congratulations! Thank you for sharing with us so quickly!

Sarah said...

Ali he is adorable. Well done!!

babelfish said...

Hooray, many congratulations to you both.
Oscar is adorable! (great name)

miss milki said...

Congratulations! He's a little cutie! :)

jamieanne said...

I'm in lalalaloooove. But I bet you already knew that. xoxo.

vic said...

Congratulations! He's beautiful. xo

A. Johnson said...

What a beautiful baby!! Love your blog! I can't wait to hear new updates!!

kelly said...

oh wow! oscar is melting my heart! congratulations to you + c...such amazing news : ) hope you are all well + keeping snuggly together there. big hugs xxx

sara b said...

Such fabulous news....made my day! That Ozzy is adorable. Congrats to you and C.

katie said...

congratulations! he is absolutely beautiful, and i love the name.

Molly said...

Congratulations! He is a peach.

wide open spaces said...

heaven.

Jena Lepitzki said...

He is adorable! You must be so proud. Congrats.

Gypsy Lynne said...

congratulations!! i cannot even imagine how you all must be feeling!

Nicole Marie said...

congratulations!!!

M-Ware said...

how adorable is he! worth the wait, eh? can't wait to have my little bundle in a couple months!!

Aesthetic Outburst... said...

Beautiful! Congratulations to you and yours!

*L said...

congrats! he is a dream.

pia said...

i came over today to see if you had popped yet and looky here! wow, I'm so so happy for you!! congratulations guys, enjoy your new life together!!!! xxx
PS you may have to change your blog title to 'ali loves curtis and oscar'. or just start another blog 'ali loves oscar' thats filled with baby inspiration! or better yet, just enjoy life :-) px

Joslyn said...

congrats, congrats, congrats...he is beyond lovely!
xo

.caroline armelle. said...

so glad he finally arrived!
what a sweetie!

congrats!

pinkshirtsandcarwrecks said...

congrats! what a peanut!

Dansie Family said...

yea!! welcome to the world of motherhood. it's great and hopefully you'll stay on cloud nine for a long time.

Pixie said...

Congratulations! He's beautiful.

Amanda Conley said...

He's gorgeous! - and I love his name!
Congratulations!

Tonia Conger said...

Congrats Ali! Love the name and he's adorable, too! You must be so very happy to have healthy beautiful little Oscar!

On a side note: the word verification is "sorre" which I'm sure describes you about now...

Enjoy motherhood!

Molly said...

congratulations! love the name.

charity said...

Cute as a button! So glad you shared this with all of us.

laura said...

welcome to the world little oscar! he is adorable! congratulations!

Jinnie N. said...

congrats!

laura said...

congratulations!

Brooke said...

He's so adorable! Congratulations!!!

thesubstanceofstyle said...

Congratulations! :)

kitty said...

Congrats ali! He's such a peach.

Veeda said...

so awesome. congratulations.

natalie blair said...

what a precious, precious baby boy! he is absolutely beautiful! congratulations to the both of you!!!

nikole said...

ah, wow.
congratulations!

Anke said...

congratulations, what a beautiful little boy! (and name!)

Tami said...

Congratulations. He looks so sweet! I Love the name Oscar great choice.

jules said...

congrats

porter hovey said...

Awwwww. Sooo sweet!!

LobotoME said...

Congratulations!!!

Joanna Goddard said...

OH MY GOODNESS, what a lovely little man!!! he looks wonderful, wonderful wonderful. and i love his name :)

Abbey Goes Design Scouting said...

congratulations!!!

Katie Hofheins said...

Congrats Ali and Curtis!

Good-Grace said...

Congratulations! What a beautiful little guy ... and such a lovely introduction. Absolutely precious!

Fine Little Day said...

:)Conrats from me to!

The Lil Bee said...

Oh my gosh, congratulations! I haven't stopped by in a while...missed all of this. Oscar is a great name and he looks just perfect:)

jdm said...

Congratulations!
You are going to have a blast.

mosey said...

congratulations!

superpaige said...

Congratulations!

Allie said...

One day before my birthday! It's a great time of the month to be born, let me tell you.

whit said...

Congrats Ali & Curtis..he's such a little guy. I want to see him in person. Feb 18th is my bday too..its a great day. Anyways I hope that you guys are doing really well. Love the post.

nikole said...

oh, oh.
congratulations.
can't wait to see more.

erin said...

adorable. congratulations!

Jamie said...

congrats!! what a cute little boy! excited to see more to come.

Colleen said...

So beautiful, congratulations!

The Lil Bee said...

Congratulations! He is beautiful. I have 14 weeks to go until my own little munchkin and cannot wait:)