Tag Archives: pregnancy

We have Six. Kids.

Dave and I just looked at each other. Dave said: “Honey, we have six kids.” I cracked up laughing. This is our little routine after a baby. We’ll go through it a few more times over the next several weeks. … Continue reading

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New Year

Happy 2010! Last I blogged, it was about to be Advent. Since then we have spent a snowy Christmas in parts north, had a visit from my grandma, seen Miriam turn 7 and make her first confession, and enjoyed having … Continue reading

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It’s about that time

Well it’s about the time I start taking pregnancy tests again, so just out of curiosity I went to get a test yesterday. I was with my obviously nine-months-pregnant sister in law and I wanted her to act like she … Continue reading

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Good news first, the baby’s heart rate still sounds perfect, I am continuing to make plenty of amniotic fluid and I’m still healthy (we are checking temp every few hours). So we are well. But the bad news is, we … Continue reading

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Labor: Day 3

Well, around 8am I finally started getting some contractions. They have been mild but consistent which is a good sign. Everyone who’s praying, just pray they keep coming and get MUCH stronger! Thanks for the support. Lord willing, we will … Continue reading

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Stalled

OK so here is what’s going on. I started contracting yestrday around 4pm and it was consistent until this morning when my water broke. After that the contractions slowed and stopped and ever since I have been alternating between resting … Continue reading

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First signs or false alarm?… Time will tell

Midwife is on her way over now. I’m having regular contractions about 3 minutes apart. Nothing horribly painful yet but, thankfully it is getting slightly more painful with each one. (Funny how I crave the pain toward the end because … Continue reading

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It’s official

Yep, I’m overdue for the first time. Well, sort of. Miriam was born in between the doctor’s due date (Jan 2) and my estimated due date (Jan 4), so technically I guess you could say she was a day late … Continue reading

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Due, do, do

Well, womb tenant has been given eviction notice but no signs as yet that it has been received. I’m hoping for today, tomorrow or Wednesday. Actually, I am so interested in having the baby that I even went for a … Continue reading

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No news is (______) news

I would be really happy if I went into labor at any moment, but at the same time, I feel like no time would be perfectly “convenient.” With Dave working 2 jobs and everything… and we have lunch plans for … Continue reading

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