Monday, September 13, 2010

It's a boy!!!

Samuel Otto
born on September 8, 2010 at 1:59 AM 
9 lbs 13oz and 22 inches long!

What a big boy!

Joe holding his little boy for the first time!

Little Sammy checking out the brand new world!

So sweet!

Happy Mama with my new baby boy!

So cute with his little hands!

Big sister Chloe holding him for the first time!

They were SO excited to see him!

Grammy was too!

Just perfect!

Big brother holding Sammy!

Awww! The boys!

Such a happy big sis... She didn't even care that we
didn't name him Steve (her suggestion)!!

Nana loving on little Sam!

Auntie Nicole taking a turn holding Sam too!

Later in the day Andrea and Corle came to see baby Sam

Papa was happy to see little Sammy!
The only time the kids weren't tearing around the room checking everything out!

Getting Sam ready to go home!

Sweet kisses from big Sis

Look at those chubby thighs!

All ready to go home now!

Family picture in the hospital

Joe and I with our newest babe!

Leaving the hospital!

He slept all the way home!


  1. Congrats!!! He is just precious. Enjoy these moments...

  2. Another little doll! So happy for you... Love the picture of Chloe holding him:)

  3. beautiful family! congrats again!

  4. Your certainly not going to see me disagree with ANY of the comments!

    LOVING my time here at the Strassburg's! Sure is nice to get in on those 'firsts' with the newest doll baby, especially since we don't normally see the day to day cuteness! And to see Chloe & Lijah's reactions to Sammy!

  5. Oops! You're...grrr, Where's Cari when I need her?

  6. Oh! He is adorable...just like you and the rest of your family!

  7. Congrats! I was so excited to hear the news ( my mom called me after she talked to your mom) Great to see pics! You look great!! He is adorable! So cute to see the pics of Chloe and Eli holding Sammy~ I love seeing the love siblings instantly have for each other!!

  8. congratulations! what a sweet baby!

  9. Love seeing all the pictures. He looks healthy and sooooo sweet. Loved seeing Chloe and Eli lovin on their new baby brother. Hope you're getting some sleep after all the excitement...Sam's a week old now. Congratulations.

  10. awwwwwwwwwwwwww.... i have been waiting for this!!! & as of today sammy (thx martine for sharing his nickname!!) is 10-days old... how eeeexciting=) you look RIDICULOUSLY amazing having just given birth you brat. lol... can't wait to watch sammy grow in blogger world... & hopefully in real life someday. what a beautiful family=)

  11. He's just so precious. I loved being there too when Chloe and Lijah first saw him. You and Joe are just amazing parents.