The Coxblog: Colin, Megan and Shepard

Bits of news, ideas, thoughts and info from The Coxes of St. Louis Park

Welcome to the world, Shepard James August 31, 2008

Filed under: Shepard James — colinandmegancox @ 2:19 pm
Shepard bonds with his mama

Shepard bonds with his mama

By 12:58pm on August 27, 2008, Shepard James Cox announced that he was ready for the world.

The previous night, Colin and Meg Cox traveled down Lake Street and up Chicago Avenue to Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. It was definitely a situation of “third time is the charm,” as this was his parents’ third visit to the Maternal Assessment Center over the last couple of weeks.

As we enter Day 4, Shepard is doing quite well. He’s adjusting to his new found routine (“eat, sleep, repeat”) at his permanent environs in St. Louis Park. He’s also becoming acquainted with several members of his family and many of his new friends.

Shepard’s Vital Stats

Birth Date: August 27, 2008

Time of Birth: 12:58pm

Weight: 6 lbs. 4 ozs.

Length: 19 inches