This is the amazing story of our micro preemie, John Craig. He was born on November 30, 2005 at 24 weeks and 5 days gestation. He weighed 1 pound 8 ounces and was 12 inches long. John is a true miracle and an inspiration to all that meet him!
For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future.
Jeremiah 29.11

Monday, November 29, 2010

5 Years Ago

I cannot believe that in just a few short hours my little man is going to turn 5 years old!  Seriously, how did that happen?  

And even though the years fly by (much too quickly) I still remember EVERY little detail about the day John was born.

November 30, 2005

November 30, 2006

November 30, 2007

November 30, 2008

November 30, 2009

I love you big guy and hope you have a fantastic 5th birthday!!!

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Katie and Matt said...

Happy Birthday John. We love you so much!!

Cindy said...

Happy Birthday big guy! Five years old - so smart, so loved, and sooooooooooo special!!!!!

Oodles & oodles of love,
Grams & Papa

Anonymous said...

What a big boy! We are so proud of you. You are such a loving, smart, funny boy! And what a great big brother you are....

Have a wonderful 5th birthday John. We will call later and listen to that beautiful voice of yours sing "Happy Birthday" to John :-)

Grammy & Papa

Anthony and Ashleys Mommy said...

always love seeing the yearly progression pictures of a former preemie. IT is such a miracle. Happy Birthday John!


JaBLes Mommy said...

Happy birthday John! With love form the LeBlanc family! :)

Anonymous said...

Dear Jamie and Jill,
I just stumbled onto your wonderful and touching blog. I read your story, and it your strength, dedication and love is so inspiring and special. Hope your son had an amazing 5th birthday.