March 2, 2008

It's Baby Time!

Welcome to this world outside the womb...8 lb. 14 oz. Avila Marie Mauss.


Elizabeth Ann said...

Welcome to the world of motherhood! As you have alrady found out, nothing will be going as you planned for the rest of your life! :)
Enjoy! They are not small for very long!

The Herring family said...

We love you!

Shelly said...

We are rejoicing with you! Congratulations and may God Bless little Avila Marie and the entire Mauss family!!

She is truly beautiful and God is surely Wonderful!

You will be terrific parents and we are Blessed to call you friends. What a joyous Easter it will be.


Bill, Shelly, Joseph, Johnny and Annelise Perez

Anonymous said...

Congratulations Mike and Kristine! This is Stephanie Brown. Avila is beautiful and I know you guys will be great parents. Hopefully we can all meet her soon! :)

The Mallahan Family said...

Mike & Kristine -
Congratulations on your beautiful baby girl! We love Avila already. She is perfect. We are SO happy for you!!!!

We can't wait to talk with you!

We love and miss you!
Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers!
Love, Zach, Cheri, Isaac, and Aidan

Unknown said...

Congrats, Mauss Family! God has showered you with great blessings! Our love and prayers are with you all.

Unknown said...

Congratulations! I can't wait to meet your beautiful baby girl when you're down in Vancouver! I'll be thinking of you and keeping your family in my prayers!



Anonymous said...

Congratulations! She is a beautiful (and big) baby girl!

Kris & Tim

Seminarian said...

Woo-Hoo! Congrats you two!

I can't wait to meet her.

Anonymous said...

Congrats to the Mauss Family!!! What a big girl she is! :-) We love her first she named named after St. Teresa of Avila? We can't wait to meet her! Try to get as much sleep as you can these next few weeks...and it will get easier once baby Avila starts to get on a schedule. :-)

With Lots of Love,
The Rabe Family - Kim, Matt, Kyle & Natalie :-)

Shannon said...


Welcome Avila Marie. You are one lucky little girl because you scored some awesome parents that love you so much!

She´s beautiful Mike and Kristine, congrats!

Shannon Hickey

Anonymous said...

Congrats Mike and Kristine! Tom & Carrie told us the news yesterday - what a beautiful little girl! May God continue to bless your family! :)

-Chris & Bekah

Anonymous said...

Mike and Kristine,
Congratulations on making it through pregnancy, labor and delivery. We know God will bless you on this next phase of parenthood. Welcome Avila Marie...Peter Carrell was excited to hear that you finally arrived and cannot wait to meet you. Thanks be to God for all good gifts. Be well and keep the faith,
Aileen Carrell and family

Jessica said...

Congratulations on welcoming this beautiful little one into the world! What a pretty name too!

Val said...

Congratulations! Beautiful Baby, Beautiful name! God Bless your growing family!!

Noreen said...

We couldn't be more excited for you! Congratulations and all blessings to the entire Mauss family. She is just gorgeous (and you look amazing, Kristine!). We can't wait to meet the beautifully named, perfectly full-sized, wonderfully blessed Avila.
God bless and keep the faith,
Noreen, Louis and Gwen Hobson

Lindsey said...

Yey! God bless you all!