Monday, September 19, 2005

Hurricanes and Babies

So at work today they call all of us in to a meeting and tell us to get our evacuation plan in order .That we are pretty much going to have to get the heck out of dodge and all that .Well I am from Kentucky as some of you already know before that I was raised in Las Vegas ...So needless to say I have never been through a major hurricane .The year before last we had a cat one come through named Claudette ..That was basically kind of fun ..We got off work early and got some really cool flooded road pics but nothing got major damage so all was good .Well this time they are thinking it is not going to be so good .So needless to say I was a weee bit freakin out .If it gets to the point where we are going to have evacuate we have to go board the MIL's house up because she is away in Romania right now and can not even be reached .That sucks for two reasons ..For one she is right on the water and I really worry about her house so I am praying it is ok .Second We spend almost our whole weekend over there scrubbing and cleaning.Anyway we also have to get his Grammy and his neice ...His sister and her hubby have to stay here because they are emergency personnel .His sister is a 911 dispatcher and her hubby is a firefighter .So we will need to go get their daughter .We are thinking about getting them early and running them up to his other sisters and then coming back for the two dogs and our lil one .We will either go on to his Dads which is 4 hours inland or Kentucky which is about 20 hours from here .His dad may still be away in Minnesota at a wedding .Guppy said, "well we can go just break a window" ..lol it would be cheaper to buy a window then to get a hotel .I think we should just drive on out to my parents house in KY myself ..I am praying and asking for prayers that the storm fizzles and we all remain safe.


On to much greater news ...My aunt gave birth to twin babies today.That is such cool news :) She had one girl and one boy ...one weighing 5 lbs 10 oz and the other 5 lbs 3 oz I think that is pretty big for twin babies isn't it ?Anyway she has MS so this is great that she carried them to full term and they are so healthy..Truly some of God's great work.She is doing good and so are the babies ....
Andrea Danielle and Zachariah Daniel

Thank you all in advance for your thoughts and prayers.

7 comments:

  1. I wish you both congratulations on the new babies, and good luck if the storm comes your way. I hope your aunt doesn't have to evacuate with 2 newborns!

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  2. Those are pretty names that your Aunt choice. Congrats to her and your family.

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  3. Sending so many prayers to you and your family!

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  4. My boyfriend is having the evacuation dilemma as well. All good thoughts headed your way. Hang in there!

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  5. I will be praying that this storm fizzles out nad all of you are safe!

    Those are big babies for twins.

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  6. congrats to your aunt, that is wonderful news.

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  7. Congrats on your Aunt's twins, and I will be thinking of you as this evacuation goes on!!

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