Thursday, December 29, 2011

Week 7

A lovely Christmas was had by all!  
Here we are in Week 7, I cannot believe it.   
Milena came in at 8 lbs this week and Nevaeh came in at 7 lbs. 
 Here are some pictures from this past week. 

Friday, December 23, 2011

Merry Christmas

Wish you all a very Merry Christmas/ Happy Holidays and the best New Year possible.  Cheers to 2012!

All my babies. 

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Week 6

We are home a week now, and all the family members have met the girls.  
Here are a few pictures of the girls and some new stats,   
Milena's weight at 6 weeks 3.35 kg  or 7lbs 4 oz 
Nevaeh's weight 2.99 kg  or 6 lbs 6 oz 

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

5 Weeks

So, Good News!  
Monday December 12  we got our passports for the girls and we went directly to the MHA.  
On Tuesday December 13  we followed up at the FRRO and got our VISA for the girls to travel.  
Wednesday, (today)December 14  we are heading out to the airport shortly to join our family at home in Vancouver Canada on Thursday December15 .   
Here is a photo of the girls in the dresses they will wear to their cousins wedding in a year and a half from now and to their sisters wedding in 2 yrs. 

Milena and Nevaeh, I am hoping they will fit much better in these in the next year or two. 

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

4 Weeks

Nothing new to report, no passports yet and that is all we keep waiting for at this time.   
In the mean time, we are just hanging around the house, eating and sleeping. 

Day 2 Nevaeh / Milena 

Week 4 Nevaeh / Milena 





Thursday, December 1, 2011

Still in Delhi, Waiting.

November 23, 2011-  November 29, 2011
Hanging around the apartment so we do not miss any phone calls from the Canadian Consulate.  
None came.
Had a few baby parties with our suro family. (Finn, Thomas and Felix) 

Took some pictures of the girls: 

November 30, 2011
DNA Results,  99.9%      ( On to passports. Now I am calling the Canadian Consulate)
Girls are 3 weeks old, celebrated with jungle gyms and new outfits.

December 1, 2011
Canadian Consulate calls to say, they can not get a hold of my references, HA one is here with me, and the other is in Hawaii, so at 1 am , I am calling and other potential reference in Vancouver......
References ALL DONE!  ( I was stressed there for a bit!)
Back to waiting for Canadian Consulate for Passports.

Monday, November 21, 2011

Catch Up

November 14, 2011  Day 6
Birth Certificates
Weights Nevaeh 1.7 kg (Down)
             Milena 1.9 kg  (Down)

November 15, 2011  Day 7
Bath time


November 16, 2011 Day 8
Canadian High Commissions : Citizenship and Passport Documents submitted and  DNA test planned for November 22, 2011 

November 17, 2011 Day 9
Meeting with our beautiful surrogate.  Over the top with emotions. 

November 18, 2011  Day 10
 Meeting with Lawyer, Poonam. 

November 19, 2011 Day 11
Baby Party 
2 sets of Twins and a Singleton

Cheers, happy, healthy, long life. 

November 20, 2011 Day 12 
Quiet Day of Photos
Delicious Toes 

Basket of Babies 

Hanging out with our new bracelets on that our cousins made.

Part of our family, the others are still in Canada. 

Nevaeh whispering to Milena, I love you, you are my best friend. 

Having a cuddle. 

November 21, 2011  Day 13 
Dr. Tandon :  Weights Nevaeh 1.9 kg (Above Birth Weight) 
                                   Milena 2.1kg (Birth Weight) 
Lodi Gardens for the afternoon:
A blond gets a few, a blond with a baby gets a crowd. 

November 22, 2011  Day 14
DNA Testing Done

Sunday, November 13, 2011

November 13, 2011 Day 5

We had a play date.... we Drank, Ate, Peed and Poohed,  oh and slept. 

Just us girls, Mila, (left) Rooney (center) Nevaeh (right)

Brady joins us.

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Friday, November 11, 2011

Nov 11, 2011 Day 3

Things are going well. 
Milena is home with us now and we expect Nevaeh to join us tomorrow. 
 Here are a few pictures from the day. 




Nevaeh (left) Milena (right) 


Milena's 1st Breastfeed