My beautiful baby girl & soon to be BIG sister *Alexa Lynn* - Mommy's World<3
I'm Savannah - 20 y/o - Mommy of 2 gorgeous little girls! Alexa Lynn - She was born on my 18th birthday, Feb. 24, 2009 & Emmalee Ann - born on July 24, 2012 - I also have an angel baby due to partial molar! I absolutely can't wait to make it through a (hopefully) healthy and happy pregnancy! - My babies are my world - I am engaged and love every minute of it - I am also in my Freshman year of college (General Ed/Pre-Nursing Major) - I hope to be a successful Registered Nurse one day so I will be able to help provide for my babies!
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6 weeks - done. *First OB appt.-seen our little peanut & had a h/r of 90 bpm<3
7 weeks - done.
8 weeks - done. *Second OB appt.-seen our baby again & s/he had a strong h/r of 173 bpm (:
9 weeks - done.
10 weeks - done. *Felt baby move for the first time @ 10w&2d
11 weeks - done.*Third OB appt.-seen our little munchkin that looked like it quadrupled in size! & I think I seen a wittle boy (: h/r was 163 bpm<3
12 weeks - done.
13 weeks - done. *Nuchal Translucency scan... Baby was very healthy & growing great & moving & kicking all over the place (: h/r was 158 bpm<3
14 weeks - done. *Fourth OB appt... went for having bad headaches, Dr. wanted MRI done by neurologist but none will do it as there is too much a risk. Tried to see babys goodies but no luck... maybe next time (:
15 weeks - done. *Went to L&D 2/10 due to virus and ending up extremely dehydrated. Baby was fine and h/r stayed in the 150's.
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18 weeks - *Fifth OB appt... gained 2 lbs, h/r was 150's... everything looked great and we're having a baby GIRL!
19 weeks - baking.
20 weeks - Sixth OB appt/Anatomy Scan.... Gained another lb (111lbs), everything looked great! She weighed 11 oz. and was gnawing her fingers the whole time (:
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23 weeks - *Seventh OB appt... Everything was good, baby's heart looked wonderful, and I weighed 117
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28 weeks - *Eighth OB appt... weighed 122, sigh. Had our 4D u/s & Baby Emma looked great but was head up so we didn't get really good shots of her face.
29 weeks - *Ninth OB appt, 2 hour glucose tolerance test.
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34 weeks - *Tenth OB appt, lost a pound and baby Emma's h/b was good but due to lack of movement had to do an NST which was fine.
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36 weeks - *11th OB appt, & started EPO, checked & no progress as of now. Baby Emma had a h/r of 142!
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Pre-pregnancy weight: 107
Current weight: 110
How far along are you: 18 weeks
Is this your first pregnancy: No, third.
If not, how long ago was your last: Almost 3 years ago; 2/24/09.
Do you have any other children; names and ages: Alexa Lynn, 2 & an Angel baby.
How many children do you want to have: Maybe 1 or 2 more.
Do you like being pregnant: It has its ups and downs...
Have you had any morning sickness: A couple times.
Have you had any mood swings: ALL THE TIME.
Have you had a stronger sense of smell: Yes.
Have you had any swelling in your hands or feet: Not yet...
Have you had any aches or pains: Headaches... constantly.
What do you miss about not being pregnant: I could use a drink, every now and then.
What makes up for that: The blessing of a beautiful baby (: So worth it.
Will you take maternity leave: Not working... I'm a full-time student & my baby is due over Summer break.
Favorite maternity outfit: Don't have any yet.
Favorite past-time while being pregnant: Rocking a cute bump ;)
Have you bought any baby things: Yes, the day we found out (:
Are you more excited or nervous: EXCITEDDDDD.
Name: James Robert<3
Is he working: Yes.
Relationship with you: Engaged to be married (:
How long have you known him: A couple years.
Does he have any other children, names and ages: Nope.
How many children does he want to have: Probably 1 more... MAYBE.
What is his favorite past-time: Cars... Anything cars.
Has he bought anything for baby: Yes, the day we found out<3
Will he take time off of work to help you: Probably!
What are his strengths as a dad: He is so loving and sweet (:
Is he excited: YES!
Pregnancy So Far-
When did you find out you were pregnant: On our 1 year anniversary, 11/23/11
How did you find out: A pregnancy test.
Who was with you when you found out: The daddy.
What was your reaction: Sooooo excited but a little nervous since we just suffered a m/c.
How did the daddy react: Pretty much the same as mine.
How did your parents react: My parents weren't too happy at first....
How did his parents react: They are pretty excited!
Were you trying to conceive: Kind of... just pretty much going with whatever happened, happened.
Did you consider an abortion: NOWAY!
Who is your doctor: Dr. Shammaa
How far along were you at your first appointment: Between 4-6 weeks.
Have you heard the baby's heart beat: Yes!
Have you had any ultrasounds: Yes every two weeks (:
Have you had a 3D/4D ultrasound: No.
Have you had any complications: Nope.
Are you high risk: Yes
Are you having a boy or a girl: GIRL<3
Have you picked out any names yet: Yes.
If so, what are they: Emmaleigh Ann<3
Any food cravings: I really want a funnel cake, steak, mashed potatoes, sauteed mushrooms... etc.
Craziest thing you have eaten: Nothing...
Do you have any pregnant friends: Nope.
Do you frequent any baby forums: babygaga
Have you felt any movement: Yes!
Has dad felt any movement: No... can't feel it on the outside just yet.
Do you or dad talk to baby: Yes.
When did you first start showing: About 12 weeks.
Do you have any stretch marks: Yes, from my first pregnancy.
How have you been sleeping: Pretty good!
Have you had any really strange dreams: Yes!
Have you gotten any braxton-hicks contractions: A lot of sharp pains.
Has dad had to make any midnight snack runs: Not yet
Have you made baby shower plans: No, just started my registry.
Have you registered anywhere: Walmart & Babies R Us
What was the first thing bought for baby: 5 onsies, a little layette outfit, and an outfit with little cherries on it (:
Are you going to take any birthing classes: Probably not
Have you read any pregnancy or baby books: Nope.
When is your next doctors appointment: 3/14
At home or hospital: Hospital
Vaginal or C-section: VBAC!
Natural or medicated: Hopefully as natural as possible
Will you be induced: Nope.
Who will be in the delivery room with you: Probably my mom, fiancee, & his mom
Are you going to have a doula: I wish I could.
What are a few things you will make sure to have with you: Phone/camera, clothes, baby clothes, toiletries, pillow, etc.
Are you going to take pictures or video: Probably both
Will dad cut the cord: Prob.
If you are having a boy, will you circumsize: no boy.
Will any relatives come into town: Most are already in town.
Are you scared: Nope.
Do you have a coming home outfit: Not yet...
Will you come home as soon as you can: Yes.
What is the best thing about being at the hospital: In case I may need another C/S.
What is the worst thing about being at the hospital: Too many people push drugs and too many rules...
What is the best thing about coming home: Bringing baby home!<3
What is the nursery theme: Don't know yet.
Will you breastfeed or use formula: Breastfeed
Will you co-sleep: Doubt it.
Cloth diapers or regular: Regular.
What can't you wait for the most:
Too hold my precious baby for the first time.