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Monday, November 06, 2006

37 weeks in front of the Vizcaya
John swept me away this weekend to a bed and breakfast and 2 days without kids. It was a total surprise and such a wonderful way to spend the last few days before the baby comes. I have good news, John was offered a job!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We are so grateful, it is just the company he had his sights on a few months ago, he really stayed focused and went after it and after 4 interviews, two of which were over 2 hours long, and lots of back and forth driving to Walnut Creek (1 1/2 to 2 hr's away) he was finally offered the job. It's a super company. He has to start on Monday the 13th, so that is really the only drawback with me ready to go labor any day now. He'll be 2 hours away, it will work out though, I just keep trying to tell myself that and be grateful to God for the job. I'm excited to have this baby soon, I've been having lots of contractions everyday, so I'm sure the baby will come early, but I thought that for Jack and Stella too and they were both late.

26 Comments:

Blogger Knitting Mama said...

You look glowing and stunning - and I can't wait to see the new addition to your family! Any day now!!!

7:41 PM  
Blogger Server Girl said...

i love this pic..u guys are even color coordinating!!! :)

8:39 PM  
Anonymous Irene said...

yayayayayayay!!!!

and what a GORGEOUS picture!!!

9:16 PM  
Blogger ...my 2 cents said...

That is a great picture of you two!!

Wonderful news about the new job!

9:38 PM  
Blogger Pixie said...

Congratulations on your husband's job, and what a beautiful picture of you two! I will be praying for a healthy delivery.

6:18 AM  
Anonymous Alecia said...

As I said before, you are a beautiful pregnant woman! I can only hope I'll be even half as pretty the next time around.

I am so so so excited for you guys, for the baby and John's job. Of course, I know you'll be busy when the baby comes, but let us know when you get a chance.

Oh, and pictures! Sweet sweet little baby pictures!

8:16 AM  
Blogger Lucille said...

So romantic!!! You've got a keeper there...

8:25 AM  
Anonymous acumamakiki said...

You look incredible my dear! Both of your smiling faces.....congratulations to John on his new job. Walnut Creek is a nice place and still only 2 hours from your family. Hurray!!

9:40 AM  
Anonymous Rebecca. said...

Yay!

I love good news. I'm so happy for you in so many ways.

Rebecca.

9:41 AM  
Blogger Amanda said...

I am so happy for you all.

Can't wait to meet the new sweet pea!!!!

10:34 AM  
Blogger Sonia said...

What a gorgeous photo! I am glad with the good news! I am so happy for you both! Congratulations!

11:44 AM  
Blogger Wendy said...

The baby is going to be here so soon! We are so happy for you guys. Congratulations on John's new job. Hopefully we can help you out with your new little one now that you will be closer. I make a mean enchilada :)

12:18 PM  
Blogger Melissa said...

You look so beautiful! It must have been a wonderful weekend. Congratulations on the job. And keep remembering that God's timing for the birth will be perfect, even if it's not when you would choose!

1:09 PM  
Blogger asianarnold1 said...

We're glad to help watch the kids while you're on your b&b.

Bitter/Sweet feelings about Walnut Creek though.

3:27 PM  
Blogger Renee said...

Congratulations to John! Y'all are so cute in the picture. Mark just got a job an hour and a half away and starts Monday, so I feel your pain.

5:34 PM  
Blogger Glamorous Jo said...

Congratulations!!!!!!! Can't wait to see the new baby.....

5:47 PM  
Blogger Colorsonmymind said...

You look so beautiful-wow radiant.

It is so exciting that you are so close to giving birth and that John got the job! Yeah.

Hugs and kisses and the best of luck for a fast and good delivery.

6:43 PM  
Blogger gkgirl said...

congratulations on the job!
and what a beautiful belly!
:)

6:39 AM  
Blogger ~Telah said...

What a wonderful husband! Congrats on the job. That is a great picture of the two of you. Hope you have a wonderful and quick delivery of your new little one.

9:51 AM  
Blogger Riss said...

You'd BETTER come back. We'll miss you tons!!! You guys look so handsome together in this picture. Looks like you are relaxed and enjoying yourself.

10:26 AM  
Blogger la vie en rose said...

yeah!!!!! i celebrate your weekend...and john's new job. YIPPEE!!!

11:47 AM  
Blogger ♥ joleen ♥ said...

oh that is wonderful news! and that is just the most beautiful photograph of you two!!

5:14 PM  
Anonymous Stephen & Michelle Pratt said...

That is great news for John. I made the drive from Sac to South SF everyday for 3 years. It will be a little tuff and put a strain on the fam but you do what you have to do. Tell him to find a van pool or a car pool if possible. Just wanted to let you know that you are in our hearts always and we will pray for you and the fam.

4:28 PM  
Anonymous Marilyn said...

What a great idea (the getaway)! And congrats to John on the job in W.C. Here's hoping everything goes smoothly between your delivery and his commute. Holding good thoughts for all of you.

12:18 PM  
Blogger minnie (haha) said...

Good for you guys - I am so pleased for you! minnie(haha)

12:55 AM  
Blogger valfrid said...

What a great idea (escape)! And congratulations to w.c. John hope in everything you have and instead submit here/perfect. Are all good ideas.Bed and breakfast edinburgh

12:38 AM  

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