Hello BG ladies, I'm Rebecca. But you can call me Becca
I gave birth to a wonderful little boy December 21st, 2011
Mason Ryan, 6 pounds 14 ounces, 20.5 inches long.
That's all I've got for now.
Mason and I when he was first born. After being checked out and okay'd for me to hold him.
Mason at 3 months old
Name?: Rebecca (Or Becca)
Pre-pregnancy weight?: Too much. 242
(But now I'm down to 227)
About The Father
Height?: 6'1" ish?
Are you still together?: Absolutely.
About Your Pregnancy
Is this your first pregnancy?: Yep, it sure it!
When did you find out you were pregnant?: May 13th, 2011. (Friday the 13th!)
Was it planned?: Not planned, but not prevented!
What was your first reaction?: Extremely shocked, very excited!
Who was with you when you found out?: Just myself.
Who was the first person you told?: My mom, in person. First texted Nathan.
How did your parents react?: Mom was kind of shocked.
How far along are you?: 21 weeks 2 days.
What was your first symptom?: My boobs hurt and I was tired. Oh, and a missed period.
What is your due date?: January 15th 2011
Do you know the sex of the baby? Yup!
If so, what is it?: A BOY!
Have you picked out names?: Yep.
If so, what are they?: Lucas Ryan!
How much weight have you gained?: Not a pound. I'm still 13-15 pounds under my pre-pregnancy weight surprisingly.
Do you have stretch marks?: Yes, from way before getting pregnant, though.
Have you felt the baby move?: Yes! I love it!
Have you heard the heartbeat?: Yep. 3 times
About the birth
Will you keep the baby? Absolutely.
Home or hospital birth?: Hospital birth.
Natural or medicated birth?: I'm dead set on going natural! I think I can make it
Who will be in the delivery room with you?: Fiance, Mom, Aunt and Best friend. Hopefully! Maybe my fiance's sister if she wants.
Will you breastfeed?: Sure will!
Do you think you'll need a c-section?: I sure hope not.
Will you cry when you hold the baby for the first time? I already know I will.
What's the first thing you might say to him/her?: I guess we will see when the time comes
Would you let someone videotape the birth?: Yeah, why not?
Are you excited about the birth, or scared?: Very excited! No use in being scared.
Other Random Questions:
Where was your baby conceived? I'm thinking it might have been in my Fiance's car?
Either that, or my room. Lol.
What race(s) will your baby be? White. Very white. Lol.
Do you have stretch marks yet?: Yep. Got them before I was even pregnant.
What was your first symptom?: Missed period, sore boobs, tired.
Will your baby have godparents?: He might. Still haven't thought about that yet.
Who will the god daddy be?:
What is the baby's room theme?: No theme.
What was the first thing you bought for the baby?: A couple onesies, a footie pajama, socks and wash cloths.
If you already have kids, how do you think they will adjust to the new baby?: This is my first, my Fiance's 2nd. I think Mya will do just fine with him
Will you cloth diaper?: Nope. All for disposable diapers!
BFing or formula?: Breastfeeding 100%
What is your favorite pregnancy book?: What to expect when youre expecting. Even though I lost it
What do you look forward to doing again once you are no longer pregnant?: Having a drink!
What physical features do you hope the baby will get from daddy?: I already know he'll get most of his features from daddy
His family has very dominant features!
what physical features do you hope the baby will get from you?: My blue eyes and hair?
Is he ready to be a daddy?: Yep.
Are you ready to be a mommy?: Absolutely. I've wanted this more than anything else for as long as I can remember!