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The moment you've all been waiting for...

I promise to blog about the birth in detail later, but for now, I thought I'd give you the abridged version.

Our beautiful daughter, Avery, was born on May 3rd, 2012 at 8:55pm (FINALLY!). She weighed 6 lbs 10 oz and was 20 inches long.

Megan and Avery are both doing well and hope you enjoy the pictures (I'll post more soon!)

Thank you for all of your love and support!


  1. So happy for you guys! Avery is beautiful and it seems she knows it already (she seems to be posing already in these pictures)! Enjoy, enjoy, enjoy!!

  2. Definitely teared up, so happy for you, congratulations! :*)

  3. AMAZING!!! Fabulous news! Can't wait to read all about the birth, so please she is finally here and you now have your little family. You both look so very happy and I am absolutely over the moon for you! xxx

  4. Congrats ladies! What a blessing!

  5. She's beautiful!! Congratulations!!!

  6. She's beautiful, ladies! She looks sooo tall already! Haha I bet you are in baby blissville! Congratulations and look forward to reading more from your adventure.

  7. Omg finally! Congratulations!!! She is gorgeous (and teeny!). Can't wait to hear the full version :)

  8. Congrats on Avery's arrival! She is absolutely beautiful! Glad that everyone is doing well. Can't wait to see more pictures and hear about her birth. :)

  9. AWWW!!! She is precious! Congrats on your new family!

  10. Congrats!!!!! So glad everyone is doing well Avery is perfect. - Babymama

  11. Congratulations Megan and Jen! Avery is absolutely precious!! I can't wait to see more pictures of her. I'm sad I didn't get to be there for the birth but I can't wait to hear about it.


  12. How incredibly exciting. You all look fantastic. Enjoy every moment of it and know that you three give us all hope of being families with little ones one day! Thank you for sharing your incredible journey!

  13. I am so excited for you both. I have followed this blog since you left the GLBT babycenter board and like other's I've been on pins and needles knowing it Avery could be arriving any day! Congratulations ladies and Welcome Avery!!!!

  14. CONGRATS !!!!!
    She is beautiful =)

  15. What a little beauty! Congratulations on the new addition and best wishes in the weeks to come! :)

    ~ Kristin


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