Baby of the week: Erin Jane Gow

Erin Jane Gow was born on April 18, 2019 at Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert at 3.34 am. She weighed 7lbs 2oz.

Friday, 18th October 2019, 11:30 am

THE PARENTS: Mum, Alanna Gardner (27) is a retail sales assistant ,while dad Craig Gow (28), is an overhead lineman. The parents are from Stenhousemuir.

THE PREGNANCY: Mum tells us that the pregnancy was alright with no issues or complications up until the end.

THE BIRTH: She was induced because she was showing signs of pre-eclampsia. Thankfully mum and Erin are both okay.

THE NAME: The parents decided on her name because it was what they both liked the sound of.

THE BABY: Erin is a very happy and content little baby. She is their third child, they also have eight-year-old Riley and six-year-old Chloe.

THE GRANDPARENTS: Her grandparents on her mum’s side are Margaret and Allan Gardner from Slammanan. The grandparents on her dad’s side are Susan and Ian Gow from Shieldhill.

THANKS: The parents would like to say a big thank you to both sets of parents for everything thy have done and continue to do. They would also like to say a special thank you to their midwife, Caroline Coulter.