Amelie arrived with a go-faster stripe and a bump on her head at 6:54am on Thursday 2nd October 2008. The photography started an hour later (I had to go home for my camera). For the blogs of the birth, click
First Day: 1
My first photo of Amelie. The unicorn bump disappeared within a day, and she looked less grumpy after breakfast.
Somebody needs to invent cushioned forceps.
I think the Smurf hat would have worked better if she'd still been blue.
Two hours later, after leaving the theatre recovery room, and arriving on the maternity ward.
Dad muscles in on the action.