Anna arrives at the hospital!
Joe is 'Prepped' before the big arrival.
Daddy's first touch
Annika sees the world for the first time.
Big Baby Annika!
Daddy get to hold his girl!
Annika gazes at daddy
Mom gets to see Annika up close
A tired Anna gazes at her new baby!
The happy family back in there room!
A new morning!
Anna and Joe take in Annika's joy
Happy mother and baby
Here anna recieves a little bunny from her mother Kari as she prepares to bring Annika into the world.
The hat beats bed head ;-)
Annika comes into this world and get's cleaned up and Joe get's to bonds with her.
She was very allert and looking around. You can see the medicine around here eyes they put in at birth.
Here she works her lungs as they put her on the scale. You can see the weight, and she measured 22 inches.
Joe get's to hold Annika for the first time! She had big eyes for her daddy :-)
She was probably thinking what funny looking parents she has ;-)
Only about 5 minutes after birth Daddy brings Annika to Mommy.
Still very under the influence of the surgury, Anna gets a long look at Annika
A relieved Anna and Joe get to settle in with Annika.
Here Anna is good an awake and working with Annika with some breast feeding.
We are so blessed with a perfect beautiful little girl.
Here Annika and Anna share a good smile.