Sunday, November 4, 2007

Your firstborn's story

    This list of questions is making the blog rounds, and since I loved reading everyone else's here's mine.

  1. What were your reactions? Complete shock, I thought it would've taken longer than 2 months off of Depo, since they say don't expect anything for a year.
  2. How old were you? 31 when I found out 32 when I had her.
  3. How did you find out your were pregnant? J, out of the blue, said I think you're pregnant, I laughed, bought a pregnancy test to prove him wrong and it was positive, and so were the next 3.
  4. Who did you tell first? my mom
  5. Did you want to find out the sex? Yes, it took 2 ultrasounds.
  6. Did you deliver early or late? A day early
  7. Did you have morning sickness? Only when I took my prenatals in the morning before I ate.
  8. What did you crave? Culvers chocolate shakes, ice cream in general, I had a strong adversion to fish.
  9. Who irritated you the most? No one
  10. What was your first child’s sex? Girl
  11. How many pounds did you gain throughout the pregnancy? I'm embarassed to say, but a whopping 50.
  12. Did you have any complications? I was borderline for preeclampsia. I dumped a ton of protien,had leg swelling beyond belief, but no high blood pressure.
  13. Where did you give birth? At the hospital
  14. How many hours were you in labor? 0, I went in to be induced, but apparently my contractions were about 5 min apart by the afternoon. I didn't feel any of them and they checked to see how dilated I was and found out the baby was in the breech position so I chose a c-sect instead of trying to turn the baby.
  15. Who drove you to the hospital? J
  16. Who watched? J, they almost forgot to bring him in.
  17. Was it natural or c-section? C-sect
  18. Did you take medicine to ease the pain? Yes
  19. How much did your child weigh? 9 lbs 7 oz
  20. Did you child have any complications? None, other than being breech
  21. What did you name him? Maggie Janet
  22. How old is your first born today? 15 months


noelmignon said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog! I love to read posts like this! Very interesting and cool!


Anonymous said...

50 lbs ain't nada. I have a friend who gained 98 lbs. No joke. Her doctor was pissed.

Cassandra said...

WOw! Big Baby!