Thanks to pre-e and rising BP and protein levels, I was induced starting Monday night @37w
They tried to induce me for 24 hours, but I stalled out at 4-5cm and
had a c/s last night. I am completely in love with our sweet little
8lbs 9oz 21.75in. She has a head full of curly dark
hair like mine.
At first, she had some issues keeping her temp stable, but we've been spending a lot of time doing kangaroo care and she hasn't had issues since. She is also a little jaundiced and spending some time under the bili lights, but otherwise doing well and has really started to breastfeed like a champ :)
"Courage is not the absence of fear,
but simply moving on with dignity despite that fear."
Forever remembered, always in our hearts
3.5.08 & 1.22.10 & 4.30.10
After 2 years of IF, 3 miscarriages, pre-e, and bedrest
Lena Kathryn was born 3 weeks early on 1.18.11 at 6:26pm via c/s weighing 8lbs. 9oz