Big News and Some More Baby Pictures

While I could definitely share more baby pictures of our little Lillian Grace, this post is about another baby…

Announcing Baby #6 @ AllOurDays.com

In December, Tim and I found out we are expecting our sixth baby! Let’s just say it was a surprise.

A happy surprise, but a surprise none the less, especially since Lillian was only 4 months old (and still nursing exclusively) when our newest little one was conceived.

Last week, we had an ultrasound due to some concerns (which appear to be fine) and discovered that our sixth baby is a little girl :)

Earlier this week we finally told our other children and our extended families the news. (Yes, we made it to 17 weeks only telling a handful of people.)

Now the kids are thinking up possible names for their baby sister. So far, Eliya wants to name her Mary and Emahry has been voting for Julia. We also recently watched Mr. Popper’s Penguins again and so the name Stinky has been a source of much laughter in our home this week :)

Our “official due date” is August 20th and we’re already praying that this little one will be punctual. Tim’s little brother is getting married August 30th and Emahry, Jonathan, Eliya, and Amelia are all in the wedding! Let’s just say I’ll be doing a lot of walking the weeks leading up to my due date ;) 

 

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  1. Kristi Friese says:

    Congratulations!

  2. CATHY CARDOZA says:

    CONGRATS ALLYSON & TIM. PRAY THINGS GO WELL. KNOW HOW YOU FEEL ABOUT THE WEDDING COMING UP, MANNY WAS DUE AROUD YOUR PARENTS WEDDING DATE, I WAS LUCKY HE SHOWED UP ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE WEDDING. LOL. HOPE TO SEE YOU THIS FALL. AUNT CATHY & UNCLE MANNY.

  3. Congratulations!! It’s so wonderful to hear your good news. :)

  4. Such exciting news!! I saw a pin on Pinterest that said: Think my hands are full? You should see my heart!

    Wonderful blessings. Congrats!!

  5. Congrats to all of you! :-) My birthday is August 18 so that would be a good day to have a baby. Of course, I said that with Amelia, too, but she passed on by that date.
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  6. Big news? I’ll say! Big and happy news! Congratulations to all of you!! I’ll be praying that this is a healthy, happy pregnancy, filled with blessing!
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  7. Christy K. says:

    Wow, congratulations! I would love to speak with you sometime about how you make it work, both with choosing your family size (or rather I’m assuming letting God choose your family size) and how you maximize space in your home. If it’s not too personal, of course. E-mail me if you want to chat. :)

  8. Congratulations!

  9. Congrats! Such exciting news!
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  10. Linda Erbe says:

    Congratulations! I feel another quilt coming. Love Aunt Linda

  11. Christy Spindler says:

    Yeah!!!!! and I vote for either Rebecca Christine(hahaha) or Emily Joan!!!! Gotta love family names!!!

  12. Wow! Congratulations! How exciting for your family.
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  13. Congratulations! We heard the news on Tuesday evening. Busy, busy, busy! No wonder you said that you weren’t going to be planting a very big garden this year ;-)
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