Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Bye Bye Bassinet

My aunt who lives in Mississippi lent us the bassinet.  It was greatly appreciated and used every day and night for the first couple of months of our son's life.  I love the bassinet; it has an heirloom quality to it, with old fashioned solid wood spindles along the side.  When I stayed up all night with the baby, I could gently rock the bassinet from side to side as it was capable of swinging.

But now, my baby is no longer an infant and he has long limbs that exceed the bassinets abilities... and so, we say "Bye Bye Bassinet".... so sad to see you go.  But before the fond fair well, we took some pictures.


Sorta Southern Single Mom said...

One of those heart tugging moments when you realize just how much and how fast they grow!

Amanda said...

How sweet, my family has a cradle that everyone used for their kids that will be handed down to me next. I love heirlooms and cherish them so much!

Cheryl said...

That really is quite a charming bassinette. How quickly babies grow out of them though. Infants seem to change at lightening speed. Your little guy is just so darn cute.