My Baby

11:00 pm as I walk to bed, I check on Lucas. 
Walk downstairs and get the camera. Hope the flash doesn’t startle him too much. 
He wanted to wear those sweats tonight. And a tank top. No footie pajamas for this boy. 
He looked so big to me! 
This might be the last picture I have of him sleeping in his crib. 
Next week is transition to big boy bed. 

Sleeping so sweetly.

So quiet.

Do you see his biceps?

His knees were up, so I laid them down.

I put two blankets on him.

Kissed his forehead.

Stood there and stared at him for a couple minutes.

Thank Jesus that he choose me to be the mom of this kid.

Love sleeping with my babies and love watching my babies sleep.

Published by Samantha Mellen

Certified personal trainer & health coach helping women transform their lives through fitness, abundant mindset coaching and internal peace. Mom of two boys, living life in Alaska.

4 thoughts on “My Baby

  1. I too often stare at my sweeties while they are sleeping. I love how innocent they look….and how quiet they are!! Lots of luck on the bed transition! I have to do that sometime in the near future as well and am not looking forward to it!

  2. I am addicted to checking in on Little Moo at least twice before I go to bed – and I have loads of gorgeous snaps of her in some of the most bizarre sleeping positions too 🙂 Do you think it will be weird to still do this when they're 18?? Ha ha… x

  3. Love that pic! When my kids were young I used to go watch them sleep. So innocent and full of life. The giggles they have during the day round out the “full of life” meaning for me.

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