Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Announcement!!!!

Wanna know what happens when Daddy comes home from Afghanistan? Love! Lots and lots of happy overflowing hearts! And that means... BABY!

Yep, that's right! Another Payne baby is coming to our home! We are so excited! We had the missionaries over for dinner a few weeks ago before we had really told anyone. We were all sitting down at the table, about to start the prayer, when Rachel announces, "There is a baby in my Mommy's tummy". It was such a  "matter of fact" and "That's that" sort of tone. The missionaries didn't know what to say and I could tell that they were super uncomfortable. Hahaha! Tyler and I busted out laughing! 

So I figured I better share the news before my chance to tell everyone is gone. Who could blame her anyway? Keeping secrets is hard! Plus, it's too happy not to share!


Oh, tripod self-timer shots.... so hilarious. We seriously tried 30 times before giving up! hahaha!
Take 1: Where's Maggie??? 
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Take Two: Act Surprised! Rachel, I'm pretty sure that's the opposite of surprised! And hold tight to Maggie- she's trying to escape!
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Take Three: Best one of Daddy and Maggie! So cute! And you can totally see my belly growing already... bah! it's happens too fast!
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Take Four: Daddy shouting, "Everyone get your chin up!".... Welp, at least Rachel was listening... haha...
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Take Five: Just Right.... or good enough! ;)
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Coming into the world OCTOBER 2013

7 comments:

Cari said...

I really think it's going to be a boy :) Congratulations either way!!!!

Nathan and Holly Larson said...

Sooo exciting! :) And I love the picture montage, so funny! I'm sure those little girls couldn't be happier! Congrats!!

Heather said...

I agree with Cari on the boy thing :) Congratulations!!!

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Josh and Denise said...

Yay! I bet Rachel has been telling everyone! Jess-you are glowing! Love y'all!

Kate said...

Talk about an over-flowing of happiness! I'm thrilled by your news, especially since you and Tyler make pretty babies. I hope all is going well with the pregnancy. So, so, so excited for y'all!

Mandy said...

Oh my goodness, I am SO SO excited for y'all!!!! This is one lucky baby. :)