Joe Beernink

Daily Archives: January 23, 2007

Lisa and her Dad talking to Reece in the incubator

Reece, later on the first day after being removed from the CPAP machine and placed in an incubator. This little guy is a fighter!

Lisa and Lorelai the first morning (while Joe was back at home in bed getting needed sleep)

Reece a few hours after birth in the NICU, hooked up to the CPAP machine to help him breathe

Here are some pictures from the first 24 hours. Me with Lorelai for the first time, while Lisa was still in surgery. I’ve gotten measurably better at holding babies in the last 24 hours

Last night, January 22nd, 2007, our little family doubled in size with the arrival of 2 little bundles of joy: Lorelai Kate and Reece Joseph. Lorelai was born at 8:43 Pm and weighed in at 4lbs 13oz and Reece was born at 9:07 PM and weighed 4lb 12 oz. It was a very emotional night, and I’ll tell the whole story at another time. Lisa and Lorelai are doing really well. Reece… Read More