Wednesday, January 21
3:00pm - Shireen begins experiencing mild contractions
5:00pm - Shireen tells me that she thinks she's having contractions
5:10pm - I begin monitoring the contractions...they are coming approx 5-6 minutes apart
6:15pm - We are admitted to Brookwood Medical Center
11:15pm - Shireen starts pushing...then pushing...then pushing
Thursday, January 22
1:45am - We prepared for the unplanned C-section
2:19am - Rhys is born! He weighs in at 7lbs 8 ounces and measures 19.5".
Rhys is feeling well and looking good (thanks to his mom). Plus God allowed Rhys to share a birthday with Chris Kear. He and his wife, Tara, are family to Shireen and I. What a blessing!!
Shireen giving thumbs up after getting an epidural.Rhys just after deliveryBaba & Mama Nili with Rhys
Aunt Soraya with Rhys
More to follow....