Billie Alexandrea Couser was born on July 23, 2017 at Forth Valley Royal Hospital at 8.03pm weighing 5lbs 14.5oz.
THE PARENTS: Mum Jenna Beattie (26), works in Mini Couture in Falkirk, while dad Alan Couser (40) is an off-shore worker. The couple live in Falkirk and Billie is their first child.
THE PREGNANCY: Jenna said that the pregnancy was good, and other than being really sick, the rest of it was fine.
THE BIRTH: Jenna has diabetes and so was induced. Billie was born at 36 weeks and two days. The first time mum said she was in hospital for a week and it felt like “forever”.
THE BABY: Billie is a very happy wee thing.
THE NAME: Billie is named after Jenna’s dad Billy and her grandad Alexander.
The delighted grandparents are Denise and Billy Beattie, Shirley Couser, Anne and Alexander Charleston and Fay and James Couser.
THANKS: Jenna said she would like to thank her sister Olivia Beattie and all of Billie’s grandparents for all the help that they have given.