THE DETAILS: Ivy Britta Hendry was born at 12.47 p.m. on October 17 in Glasgow’s Southern General Hospital weighing 7lb 7oz.
THE PARENTS: Mum Anna (37) is from Gothenburg in Sweden and works in PR for STV, while dad Richard is from Falkirk and works as a sports sub and does PR work too. The family lives in Glasgow. Ivy is Anna and Richard’s second child.
THE PREGNANCY: Anna said the pregnancy went very well with no problems at all.
THE BIRTH: Again, little Ivy gave her mum no problems when it was time to make an appearance although she was fashionably late as her due date was October 11.
THE BABY: Ivy is a great child who is now starting to show her own little character and personality with smiles for mum and dad. Big sister Elsa (3) loves her to bits. She is very proud of her and can’t stop giving her lots of kisses and cuddles.
THE NAME: Ivy is a name Anna and Richard loved and Britta is Anna’s late grandmother’s name on her father’s side. Anna was very close to her granny Britta.
THE GRANDPARENTS: Ivy is the sixth grandchild for Linda and Jim Hendry from Falkirk (five girls, one boy) who also have another on the way. She is the fourth grandchild for Olle and Margareta Bondesson from Gothenburg.
THANKS: Anna and Richard would like to thank the maternity team from the Southern General as well as both sets of grandparents who have amazing.