PARENTS: Mum is Natalie MacDonald (20), a production operator at Devro. Dad is Stuart Reid (21), who is a waiter in an Italian restaurant in Hamilton. They live in Braehead Road, Kildrum. Lewis is their first child.
PREGNANCY: Bouts of sickness and heartburn were the only downside for Natalie.
BIRTH: Although the first signs suggested that Lewis would make an appearance on his due date Natalie was in labour for a whopping 49 hours making him an 11/11/11 birth!
BABY: Eating and sleeping like a true champ!
NAME: The couple both liked the name Lewis and thought it particularly fitting when baby finalled showed up. Craig is a family name of Natalie’s
GRANDPARENTS: Natalie’s mum and dad Pauline MacDonald and David Craig live in Bonnybridge. Stuart’s parents Ian and Lynne Reid live in Linenfields.
THANKS: To hospital staff and Lewis’ uncles Andrew, Grant and Stephen.
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