Dodge’s first few hours have been very calm and he is a happy guy. He went skin-to-skin immediately after delivery and rooted right away. He fed immediately and is in great health. So far the first 12 hours of his life have been full of eating, sleeping, and being held by grandparents. Very precious time […]Read more "Dodge’s First Few Hours"
Quick update, things are going well. Already I’m so much happier with the vibe of this delivery than our previous experience. We have great nurses, our support team is awesome, and things are calm and peaceful here. We’ve been here 6 hours and things are moving along out our pace, which is really nice. Kate […]Read more "At The Hospital: Day 1"
While Kate has been in “Early Labor” (or Latent Labor) for the past few weeks things have been ramping up as the days tick by. This morning things went up a major notch and baby-watch 2013 has begun! Tomorrow we are scheduled to induce so I can say with confidence that this baby is coming […]Read more "Labor Has Begun"
The final countdown has begun…we will be having a baby in three days or less. While inducing was never our hope with this pregnancy it has become the right option for baby’s health (which is currently fine). Plain and simple, the baby (a.k.a. “Zag”) has run out of space and if he grows much more […]Read more "INDUCING: We Are Having A Baby This Week!"
THUNDERSNOW Noun Definition: A Thunderstorm with a brief heavy snow instead of rain. Example: “Thundersnow, also known as a winter thunderstorm or a thunder snowstorm, is very rare.” Rare they may be, but last night was my third thundersnow in the past three years! What made last night’s thundersnow so amazing was the accumulation of […]Read more "THUNDERSNOW!"