We are The Poe's. Now a family of 5 through adoption. Here's a peek into our lives. Welcome!


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Saturday, December 15, 2007

Snow Day

Today was a good day. The snow was beautiful and Jake and Ryan went out to play "snow balls". They were having a great time! They even built a snowman--who happens to be working on his tan?
(the arms are celery!)
A snowball fight broke out, I still don't know who won...

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Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Baby Dedication

This weekend, we and three other families from The Well dedicated our little ones to Christ. It wa s a great time that we are so thankful to have shared with our friends and family! Emily pretty much slept throught the whole thing. She looked so pretty in her Christmas dress and sparkly red shoes! She was getting the Wizard of Oz jokes all night! Here are some pics of the dedication and our pretty Christmas princess....








Saturday, December 8, 2007

Elf Yourself

I saw this on Jenni and Andy's blog and had to do one for us. Merry Christmas and happy laughing...
http://www.elfyourself.com/?id=1242014403

(to my sister Erin--please email me when you do this, I can't wait to see yours!)

Saturday, December 1, 2007

Tis the Season!

With my first Thanksgiving turkey behind me, it's on to Christmas. We put our tree and decorations up right after Thanksgiving dinner and we've been enjoying the Christmas season ever since.

I made this snowman cake on Thanksgiving for dessert, Jake thought it was pretty funny.Jake wants to audition for the role of Mary in the Christmas Story.

Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Two Months Old

Emily is now 2 months old! It's pretty hard to believe, but it's true. She's starting to show more personality and her smile is the cutest....see for yourself.

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Friday, November 16, 2007

Future Babysitters!

Last night we babysat for the girls...we had a lot of fun, the girls are getting so big. They were really interested in Emily and her carseat. They especially liked rocking the baby in her seat.
Lauren wanted to touch baby Emily on the nose. It was so cute!


Thursday, November 15, 2007

Just Jake

Jake hams it up, and looks so much like papaw Vinny.
This is Jake's face during the Colts-Chargers game....you can't win them all. But he's still a die hard fan.


New Pics

Here are some of the newest pics of our ever-changing princess....
Eyes--Still Blue.
Sleeping Beauty-
Emily has been being very good to her mommy. She's been going to bed between 10 and 11pm and sleeping until 4:15 or 4:30. In the last few nights she's even made it all the way until 6:30 or 6:45!!! Thanks, sweetie, mommy love you!







Sunday, November 4, 2007

Happy Halloween!

Emily's First Halloween! A sleeping pumpkin! This was her real costume. Aunt Jenni got this for Jake when he was a baby, but he was too big by Halloween. This is pretty much what he would have looked like in it too. She rode around the neighborhood in the stroller while we trick-or-treated at our new neighbors.
Jake was thrilled this year to be Buzz Lightyear (from Toy Story) he couldn't wait to go out in his costume. He looked so cute!
"To infinity...and beyond!"

We had a great time trick-or-treating at Gam and PaPaw's house!

Baby Faces

Emily is starting to make some fun and adorable faces.


My heart melts!

Newest Wellers!

The newests addition to our Well family! Max, Myla and Emily were all born within weeks of one another. It's going to be so fun to watch them grow up together. Since their big siblings are good friends, I know these punkins will be good friends too!

We're Back to Blogging!

These pics are probably about 3 weeks old...you'll see how much Emily has changed.

Jake the cowboy...acutally he got these duds out of Sandy's closet, he really likes to wear her shoes...I hope it's just a phase!


These pictures were taken while we were still living with Steve and Sandy (Ryan's parents). Shortly after, our new house was completed and we got to move in. We've been in for about 3 weeks now and still getting settled, but it's feeling more and more like home every day.

Saturday, November 3, 2007

Coming Soon...an update!

Sorry to anyone dying to see new pics of our baby girl and Jake. We've been moving and haven't had internet access for a couple weeks! I've got some cute pics from the last few weeks and Halloween, so don't give up on our blog...it will be updated, I promise! ~S

Friday, October 5, 2007

First Bath

Emily had her first bath at home. She didn't like it very much...but she did great.She was holding her head up when I put her on her tummy.
I thought this picture was so cute.



Thursday, October 4, 2007

Nothing to do....these pics are dedicated to Crystal...

We're going home....sort of.
Jakey holds his little sister.
Jakey loves his little sister
Kind of a smile...mommy is tired.
So sweet!!


Beautiful!

I know we're partial, but seriously...she's beautiful!
We can say that, right?

(I think Ryan could have a promising career as a hand model too.)