This was a serious concern for us when Will’s due date was approaching. Living in the Chicago suburbs but working downtown meant a 50/50 chance that I was going to be far from the hospital when I went into labor. If we chose a hospital downtown and I went into labor at home or if […]
For reference. 🙂
The doctor just checked up on me and told us that today will be the day. She said that they’ll be admitting me to the swanky new labor and delivery suite soon, then will start an i.v. No laboring in the tub for me because of the emergency c-section I had with Autumn. I’m really […]
We’re going to the hospital. Contractions 10 min apart. More info to follow.
Dave and I went to the doctor today and we’re at 1 centimeter. Not much, but at least we’re coasting downhill! She told me they could strip my membranes and get me rolling now, but I told her we have to wait until after Sunday. No way I could mess up Sophia’s birthday party. All […]
Posted by my old friend Patrick Schulte after a visit to see his friend’s new baby down in Houston. Yikes!!!
Ahoy! Thar she blows! I’ve been avoiding the beach for fear of having a bunch of well-meaning do-gooders try to roll me back in the water. But here we are, for better of worse… Moo! Only a little bit longer until Will’s here. By the way, can anyone explain how it is that I’m 37 […]
Last night Dave and I sat on the edge of the bed and stared at the changing table, then the bassinet, talking about how it’s empty now but it won’t be for long. We speculated on what Will is going to be like, how tiny he will be, and how amazing the whole process is. […]
It doesn’t get much more pregnant than this. My baby Will makes a great ice cream shelf.