Month: November 2011

Thanksgiving and Family

My appointment at the hospital last Tuesday was pretty uneventful.  Mostly it just kept my mom from making a timely departure to Maine as she had planned.  They monitored me for hours, adjusted my meds and finally let me go home… after making me…

Specialist appointment on Friday…

They verified on Friday that I have dilated and that our baby boy’s head is funneling down. On Friday, my cervix was less than 1cm… so they did a fetal fibronectin test and it came back positive. The perinatologist did not seem to have…

Bedrest at 26 weeks 5 days, prayers needed!

I had my last appointment at the military hospital yesterday and I asked about the tightening I was feeling in my abdomen at my appointment… and the pressure/heaviness I was feeling… turns out I have started dilating and was having contractions every 3 minutes. I…

Glucose Test

Took my glucose test this morning… will get the results back at my doctor’s appointment on Wednesday.  Praying I do NOT have to take the three hour test… got sooo bored sitting there for an hour waiting for them to draw blood!

25 weeks pictures!

While we were in North Carolina for the baby shower, my sister had time to take some pictures of Ben and I with my pregnant belly.  Here are a few of the shots that she caught around my parents farm!

NC Baby Shower

Ben and I traveled to NC this weekend for a baby shower at my mom’s house.  Our family that lived close enough were able to attend as well as some of my high school teachers, my close friends and some long-time family friends.  My aunt even traveled down from Maine for the…

Baby Shower!

So I had my first baby shower this weekend, hosted by an amazing friend from the math department.  My mom flew in to attend it, and I was soo overwhelmed by all of the people who came and showered us with gifts for our…