Pregnancy Survey

I saw this in my November 2010 birth club group on BabyCenter, posted my answers in that thread and figured I would post it up here too!

ABOUT YOU

NAME Darcy

AGE 29

HEIGHT 5’4″

PRE-PREG WEIGHT 230

ABOUT THE FATHER

NAME Brian

AGE 30

HEIGHT 5’9″

STILL TOGETHER? Yep, married for 4 years

ABOUT YOUR PREGNANCY

FIRST PREGNANCY? Yes!

WHEN’D YOU FIND OUT? March 6th – pretty early

PLANNED? Yes & No. We’d been trying for about 3 yrs, I was thinking less on trying while looking to switch doctors and try to figure out why I wasn’t getting pregnant…. then… bam! :D

FIRST REACTION Super happy, cried tears of joy (first positive result in 3 fricken years!)

WHO WAS WITH YOU? I was by myself in the bathroom, but my hubby was down the hall.  He knew I was taking the test.

FIRST PERSON YOU TOLD My husband – I ran down the hall waving the test stick

PARENTS’ REACTION Our parents were happy about the news!

HOW FAR ALONG ARE YOU? 18 weeks tomorrow

FIRST SYMPTOM Very sick feeling, vomiting, all day nausea, extremely tired, and sore boobs put my feeling of “coming down with something” out the window

DUE DATE November 10

BABY’S SEX Unknown – gender ultrasound 6/24

PICKED THE NAME? Yes we have a boy and girl name picked out.  Keeping them relatively quiet til we know what we’re having.

WEIGHT GAINED SO FAR lost about 6lbs.  I think I may finally be starting to gain

STRETCH MARKS? A few

FELT BABY MOVE? Yep!

HEARD HEARTBEAT? Yep! I’ve gotten to listen to the heartbeat about 3 times now.  Best. Sound. Evah.

ABOUT THE BIRTH

KEEPING BABY? Yes indeedy

HOSPITAL OR HOME BIRTH? Hospital

NATURAL OR MEDICATED BIRTH? Probably an epidural if there’s time.

WHO WILL BE THERE FOR BIRTH? Only planning to have hubby in the delivery room.  Other family might be hanging out in the waiting area

BREASTFEEDING? Yeppers

NEED C-SECTION? Hope not, but always a possibility since I have gestational diabetes

WILL YOU CRY? Probably

FIRST THING YOU’LL SAY TO LO? It’s nice to finally meet you!

VIDEOTAPING BIRTH? Goodness no.

FEELING EXCITED OR SCARED? Both, but more excited than scared.

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