Our daughter, Sarah Irene Cartan, was born May 22, 1999 at 8:26 PM and within a few hours this web page went up. The photos here are among our favorites from those first few exhausting months.
The first picture of Sarah
, taken when she was two minutes old.
Sarah's first day home
, dressed in her tie-dye t-shirt.
A close-up of Sarah
, with a typical look of wonderment on her face.
Sarah in the tanning box
at the hospital, where she returned for a few days to recover from a case of jaundice.
Sarah and her mom
. The smile on Betsy's face says it all.
Sarah meets her Great-Grandmother
. This was taken at Sarah's naming ceremony, June 20, 1999.
. We used this picture for Sarah's printed birth announcements.