ladies and gentlemen, meet sparky, aka baby jude:
i am utterly wrecked with exhaustion at the moment, so here are the raw details, with stories to follow:
judith marguerite was born AT HOME on 18 june 2008 at 11:09 pm. she is our full moon, almost-juneteenth baby. she came very quickly after the midwives arrived around 6 pm. also, she decided that she’d not like to take her hand away from her face as she was born…with a 14″ head. consequently, one of her mothers has many stitches in her suzy.
8 lbs 6 oz
22″ long (!)
she’s got a powerful latch and we’re finding our way slowly…