Sunday, July 26, 2009

hello world!

We would like to share the exciting news of the arrival of our daugher Olive Suzanne Thiel. She was born on July 25, 2009 at 12:17 in the afternoon (just in time for lunch – that's my girl). Mother and baby are doing well and we will be staying at the hospital until mid day on Monday. We thank everyone for their prayers and well wishes as we went through the labor and delivery process and a special shout out to Erik, Sarah, and Bailey for watching our other - 4-legged furry baby.

and the stats:

6lbs 10oz

19.5in long


  1. Hooray!! Welcome to the world, Olive!!

  2. Mary and Steve JJuly 26, 2009 at 4:53 PM

    What a sweet little face! Here's to days, weeks, months and years of happiness with Miss Olive...we're very happy for y'all! Lots of love and hugs..the J's.

  3. Heather and Kyle,
    Olive is beautiful! Congrats! The whole group of us at Cooking Club stopped to group around Renee's phone for a glimps.
    God Bless!
    Kay Johnson

  4. She is absolutely GORGEOUS!! And check out those stats!! perfect! thanks for sharing, you two (I mean, three!)

  5. Auntie Jen and Uncle BenJuly 26, 2009 at 6:00 PM


    Welcome, Olive!
    We love you!!

    And congratulations, Heather and Kyle!

    We're super-proud of you three and cannot wait to hug each of you!

  6. she is beautiful, thank you for sharing pictures with us!!

  7. Hi Heather!! I am so happy for you! She is Soooo beautiful!! Olive is such a pretty name - (I told Jerome to cross it off the list!!!) :)

    Lots of love,


  8. so, um, where's the updates? are you people busy or something? mwwwwaa!

  9. Oh my goodness, she is so precious. Congratulations to both of you, and lots of love. Olive is a gorgeous name. I love it. Hope you get plenty of rest in the coming weeks.