Archive for October, 2006


Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

Nona came over in the early morning and helped us with the girls all day. Nona made corn chowder for dinner. Papa came over after work to have dinner with us and see the girls. Uncle Greg and Aunt Jacinda stopped by too. Gammie came by to see the girls too. Once it got dark, […]

Our First Four Member Family Outing

Monday, October 30th, 2006

Mama and daddy got brave today! Gabriella was feeling much better, so we decided to take the girls out to lunch. Gabriella was getting a little restless and tired of being inside and Mama was too. So we loaded up in the car and headed for Wendy’s. Olivia got lots of compliments as she slept […]

The Free Hour

Sunday, October 29th, 2006

Daylight Savings Time was a big blessing for us this morning. Mama and daddy both actually forgot about it. We woke up for Olivia’s middle of the night feeding at 3:30 this morning. Daddy went downstairs to get Mama and snack and something to drink while she was feeding Olivia and noticed that some of […]

Olivia Puts Gammie To The Test

Saturday, October 28th, 2006

Olivia’s sister Gabriella had a very rough night last night. She woke up extremely sick around 4:00AM and we stayed up most of the rest of the morning with her. Mama and daddy had to take her to the hospital, so Gammie came over to stay with Olivia. Even though we had an appointment for […]

Olivia’s Room Is Ready

Friday, October 27th, 2006

Today was more of the same. The final pieces of Gabriella’s new furniture came in today, so we were able to move the crib out of her room and get Olivia’s room set up. We took the queen bed out that had been there for the grandparents to sleep on during the delivery and first […]

Olivia: Sleep, Eat, Repeat

Thursday, October 26th, 2006

Today, daddy took Gabriella out to run errands, so Mama and Olivia could have some peace and quiet and hopefully get some good rest in. Nona came over in the early afternoon. After daddy and Gabriella got home, Nona put her down for her nap, while Mama and daddy took care of Olivia. Mama gave […]

Aunt Denna Meets Olivia

Wednesday, October 25th, 2006

The twins (Nona and Aunt Denna) took Gabriella out for an adventure on the town this morning. They were gone until it was time for her nap, so Mama, daddy and Olivia got some relaxation time around the house today. After they got back, Aunt Denna came over to see Olivia. Of course she came […]

Coney Comes Over For A Visit

Tuesday, October 24th, 2006

Today was another big day. We woke up early and Mama got Gabriella and herself something to eat, then fed Olivia. Gammie came over a little while later. She played with Gabriella and then held Olivia. Nona came over this morning also. Around noon, the delivery truck arrived with part of Gabriella’s new bedroom furniture. […]

Olivia Takes A Walk With Gabriella

Monday, October 23rd, 2006

Mama and daddy got up early again with Olivia. Mama got her changed and fed. Gabriella slept in pretty late this morning. When she finally woke up, daddy took her downstairs and got her morning routine underway. Mama & Olivia came downstairs not long after. The girls all three sat in the living room while […]

Our First Day Home Together

Sunday, October 22nd, 2006

Nona and Papa spent the night last night and they got up early to take care of Gabriella, while Mama and daddy stayed in their bedroom looking after Olivia. After we got her changed and awake, Mama gave her a good feeding. Nona made a HUGE breakfast while Papa watched Gabriella. After breakfast was ready, […]

Let’s Go Home!

Saturday, October 21st, 2006

After a pretty good night at the hospital, we woke up and daddy went and got some breakfast and coffee from the cafeteria in the basement. We relaxed in the room and enjoyed Olivia. We knew that once we got to the house later today, it would be pretty hectic for a while. We started […]

Our First Full Day

Friday, October 20th, 2006

Today was our first full day with little Olivia. When she was born, she really didn’t want to cry very much, even with the nurses poking and prodding and even when she got her first two shots. The doctors were a little worried at first, but the nurses from the nursery came down to our […]

St. Francis Internet Nursery Photo

Friday, October 20th, 2006

Click Here to view Olivia’s Internet Nursery photo session on the Saint Francis website. The password is “Eng” Olivia’s Hospital Photos

Olivia’s First Photo Album

Friday, October 20th, 2006

Click Here to view pictures from the first day of Olivia’s life.

Olivia Ruth Eng Arrives

Thursday, October 19th, 2006

Olivia Ruth Eng 10/19/06 9:44AM 7lbs, 8oz 19 1/2″

Olivia’s Arrival: The Play By Play

Thursday, October 19th, 2006

01:30 AM Mama calls daddy on his cell phone from our landline. (She was upstairs asleep, He was downstairs working). “Hello! It’s Time!” (Mama’s water had broken!) 02:30 AM Mama and daddy arrive at the hospital. 03:30 AM We finish the paperwork with Nurse Trisha and are ready to get the delivery started. 03:45 AM […]

Welcome To Olivia’s New Blog!

Wednesday, October 18th, 2006

Olivia’s new blog will be live very soon. In the meantime, please visits Gabriella’s blog at it’s new home: