I wanted to make a list of things I’ve learned so far since giving birth, as I think it will help prospective parents and it will help me remember these early days as well. Now that Claire is 2 weeks old and we’ve been able to catch our breath a little, I’m reflecting on the […]
Baby’s Name: Claire Katherine Date of Birth: Dec 2nd Original Due Date: Dec 1st Weeks Pregnant: 40w 1d Height: 21.5 inches Weight: 8 lbs 15oz Birth Story: Due to symptoms of PIH (Pregnancy Induced Hypertension) as well as Claire not moving as much lately and a heartbeat on the “lower edge of normal range”, my […]
I vowed not to show the nursery until it was finished and now, thanks to Paul, it’s all ready!! While I was at a “Girls Night In” with my MC ladies, Paul decided to surprise me by doing the final touches in her room which were hanging the black-out shades, the curtains and the valance. […]
I thought I would write a bit about our two baby showers that have happened. To be honest, when we first moved to Omaha and found out I was pregnant, the first thought in my head was that I had just left all my friends and moved to a new place where I knew virtually […]
Here you go! For those who don’t go to my blog but see it on FB instead, you can go here to see the pics.
Here you go. Me at 24 weeks.
We had the anatomy ultrasound last week and got to see lots of pictures of Bean. The first thing the tech did was check out Bean’s gender, and we found out that she’s a GIRL! That means her name is Claire Katherine Brown and we can start calling her by it (though I may still […]
Mother’s Age: 31 Father’s Age: 28 (almost 29) FIRSTS: Is this your first pregnancy? Yeppers! What kind of pregnancy test did you take? Clear Blue Easy Digital How many? Surprisingly, only one! How did you find out you were pregnant? My sister kept telling me I was and I finally gave in to take the […]
We had a big scare last night and ended up going to the ER. To put it in context, I am 16 weeks pregnant and have been doing well so far (except for lots of morning sickness and fatigue my 1st trimester). After the 1st trimester (13-14 weeks) the chance of miscarriages go down drastically […]
I know many of you are asking what the results are on our baby name survey, so I thought I’d rest your inquisitive minds and put them at ease. First, here are the tope 4 names chosen by the majority (in no particular order, with a total of 108 people voting): 1. Gavin Lee Brown […]