S: Our Miracle Jacob
FC: Our Baby Jacob
1: Once upon a time, there was a beautiful baby who was welcomed into the world by two loving parents, Jason and Julie, his grandparents, friends, and a hospital that would give him the best care and fix his heart...
2: Jacob was born on July 31, 2011. This was his parent's first wedding anniversary and now more importantly his birthday.
3: Mommy and Daddy Cant wait until you get here | Jacob was born with Transposition of the Great Arteries. He had open heart surgery on August 4th, when he wasn't even four days old yet.
4: God Blessed us with a miracle! | Doctor George Alfieris hand-stitched little Jacob's heart and he pulled through like a champ!
5: Jacob had a long road of recovery after that....but he began to heal much quicker than the doctors expected. People were praying around the world for Jacob.
6: Daddy's Little Man
7: Mamma's Boy
8: On the Road to Recovery
9: BATH TIME | So many people were praying for you.
10: Almost time to go home!
11: On August 15th Jacob headed out to eat at Yumbos with Mom and Dad and then home to meet Maxwell, the dog. We had been in the hospital for 2 weeks.
12: It's amazing what you went through just to get HOME.... but God carried you through.
13: My Blessing
14: My heart melts when you smile | With Grandma- Sept. 8th | Stretching with Grandpa- 10 weeks | With Great Grandma Ellie Pritchard - 5 and a half weeks old
15: Sitting with Grandma- 10 weeks old | Cuddling with Papa- Oct. 10th
16: September 2011 At Home Relaxing | one month old
17: Our first family portrait, the night before you had heart surgery (August 3rd). Our wonderful photographer and friend, Kyla Giles, came to Strong Memorial Hospital to take pictures of you and your family.
18: You endured a lot in your first week of life. God is amazing. We feel so blessed to have you as a son.
19: You've amazed us with your strength and endurance from the moment you were born....
20: enjoying sleeping time at home without wires and shots.
21: At 2 months Jacob is becoming strong and solid. He weighs 9 pounds.
23: Our Bundle of Joy
25: I'm the baby gotta love me | Jacob Edward Brown 9 weeks old October 2011