At my 37 week check up, Willow gave us a little scare. I sat hooked to a fetal monitor for half an hour counting a few little kicks and listening to a slower-than-normal heart rate. A week later it was the same thing again, but her baseline was low enough to justify a call to … Continue reading Willow’s Birth Story
My girl is here and she's precious! Willow Jane Irvin was born at 2 o'clock in the afternoon on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 19 inches long. She's already proving that despite her uncanny resemblance to her big sister, they are two very different little people. Willow is … Continue reading willow jane
Here we are! I've made it to 39 weeks and 4 days of pregnancy. We've made the decision to have an induction in the morning based off of some appointments that haven't gone perfectly this past week. I trust my doctor 100% and stand with her when she says, "It's time to get the stinker … Continue reading the last day of pregnancy
Good morning! I'm sitting pretty at 39 weeks and no sign of a baby yet. I decided (with a reminder from my wonderful husband) that I should probably think about packing my hospital bag. I think it would be hilarious to try to pack it between contractions, but he didn't think so. I was trying … Continue reading what’s in my hospital bag?