A birth story

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A sweet big brother…Daniel's Birth story_006Daniel's Birth story_007Daniel's Birth story_008Daniel's Birth story_009Daniel's Birth story_010 The waiting room was just full of family and friends… Daniel's Birth story_011Daniel's Birth story_035

How beautiful is this woman?! She completely astonished me with her strength and amazing sense of calmness. She seriously made it look easy!
Daniel's Birth story_012I read somewhere that a mother is a daughter’s best friend. I can’t help but think that’s true for Kortney and her loving mom Dana.
Daniel's Birth story_013Daniel's Birth story_014Anytime there were really intense pushes, Dana and I would turn toward each other and do this…HAHA!

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Kellan, you are going to be the greatest uncle. I am so thrilled for you! 
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This baby is so incredibly blessed to have such amazing grandparents…Daniel's Birth story_041Daniel's Birth story_042Daniel's Birth story_043Daniel's Birth story_044

Kortney and Kirk, I can’t thank you enough for letting me be a part of such an incredible day and for letting me share your story with the world. You two are the best parents already! Oh, and Daniel is ridiculously adorable! I love him already!!!


  • Kalyn HullApril 1, 2013 - 6:23 pm

    This made me cry! Such a beautiful family and such an amazing little boy!!ReplyCancel

    • Michelle AbleApril 2, 2013 - 2:04 pm

      It makes me cry every time! : ) They are such a sweet family!ReplyCancel

  • Dana ComerApril 3, 2013 - 7:15 pm

    These photos are gorgeous and captured every possible moment of Daniel’s birth. What wonderful memories you have given us.ReplyCancel

    • Michelle AbleApril 5, 2013 - 11:39 am

      Awww! Thanks Dana! You are wonderful and I am so glad I got to share & document this amazing day with you!ReplyCancel