Minutes after getting home, I took a nap. Ian suggested watching Sponge Bob.
Waiting to be examined. I was so fearful that my water would break. I am holding my stomach up to keep pressure off my cervix!
37 5/7 weeks, 5 hours before I delivered.
Shortly after my epidural.
shortly after my epidural.
She was covered in vernix!
She felt so heavy on my chest. No wonder I was in agony sleeping at night.
3 a.m and I was so totally exhausted.
My legs were so numb!
6 hours old
Saturday morning visitors!
The boys were so excited to hold her. Elliot asked "Is she alive?" They were amazed to see her umbilical cord. They tried to pry her eyes open, as gently as they could!
Chris was more in to the mechanics of the bed!
This was a big moment for the boys to look into her eyes!
She was rooting and they had fun touching her cheek and watching her turn to them with her mouth open.
Elliot always wanted me to hold him on my lap. He asked if he could sit on my lap now and that is what we are doing. He touched my stomach and asked if i was having another baby. He also kept talking about how I could jump on the trampoline when I got home.