Wednesday, August 18, 2010

8.18.10

 NOLAN MICHAEL RAFTERY 
8lbs  8oz  21inches 
2:51 am


We welcomed our sweet little Nolan into the world this morning...his beautiful blue eyes and peaceful nature have already captured our hearts! I am in awe of God's hand in this whole process and amazed by His goodness, protection, and love. Thank you to all of our friends and family that have showered us with their love and support!! 

stay tuned for a great story....

13 comments:

Erin said...

Awesome! Congratulations, you guys!

Kimberly said...

I've been waiting for this post! Congratulations on your beautiful little man. Welcome to the world, Nolan! I LOVE that name. It's currently on our list! : ) I'm sure Kennedy and Landon are thrilled to have their little brother join the family!

Beth said...

YAY!!!! I ADORE his name...it is perfect and looks like he is too. Can't wait to hear the story, I'm sure it is awesome!! Love you!

Lauren Smith said...

Yeh, He finally here!!! Nolan Michael we love you!
I believe he will be a little man after The Father heart,
A peacemaker indeed. God IS so good!!!
Wow, and to think he has the best sister and brother,
not to mention Mom and Dad!!!
Love You All,
Granny Smith

ZOOMER/TOM said...

Sam/Jared - Congratulations from all here in STL - shared Nolan's picture so all could see. Everyone sends their love and are so excited....love the name - and really love the anticipcation of waiting to find out what nam you guys have picked out...haha

Eva Scott said...

Congratulations Jared & Samantha! What a beautiful little guy!

Megs said...

Congrats to the whole Raftery quint:) He is adorable and we can't wait to meet him!:)

Rebecca said...

He's so adorable! Congrats to your family! So happy for you!

Mary T. said...

YOU ARE TRULY BLESSED ! CONGRATULATIONS AND ENJOY EACH MINUTE FOR THEY GO BY SO VERY QUICK! LOOKING FORWARD TO SHARING MORE MEMORIES AND SPECIAL MOMENTS WITH YOUR BEAUTIFUL FAMILY IN GOOD OL' CHICAGO IN OCTOBER. NATALIA AND DOMINIC ARE ANXIOUSLY AWAITING YOUR ARRIVAL. LOVE TO ALL......

Auntie MARY T.

Renee said...

Congratulations! He looks like a cuttie! I love the name.

Jessica said...

Congratulations! What a sweet face. Enjoy every mintue!

Childress Family said...

We're so thankful to hear the news! Welcome, sweet Nolan!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations to the Raftery Quad plus 1! He is beautiful!
Love,
Amy