About Me: Female, 40, Houston, TX, member since Jun 2010
Update 2/14: Annabelle Grace was born at 8:05 a.m. weighing 5lbs 12 ozs and 19 ins. She is PERFECT!
Update 2/3: FAD was perfect today. Lots of good movement with a string
[More] heartbeat and one major contraction. next appointment is Monday. 10 days until delivery.
Update 1/31: FULL TERM TODAY. Thank the Lord. We are good to go anytime now. Biophysical test was perfect: 8 of 8. YAY Baby! But FAD was worthless as baby decided to take a little nap. We're good for 4 more days but hoping to make it to the 14th.
Update 1/28: FAD was perfect. Strong HB. Bio test on Monday to check progress.
Update 1/24: Bit of a scare. Baby dropped to 23rd percentile. Put on bed rest today and scheduled for 3 and 4 day appointments for the duration. Really nervous but trusting that all will be fine.
Update 1/3: Baby is 4lb 4oz and 46th percentile. Still looking good. Scheduled c-section on February 14th.
Update 12/16: Baby is 3lb 4 oz and 48th percentile. All looks well. Gained 6 pounds since last visit; 12 pounds total. YIKES. Need to slow that down. Set for two week appointments now!
Update 11/22: Baby is 2 lbs, 1 oz and 14 inches long. Schedule delivery February 14. Heartbeat leveling out at 135. Measurements were perfect. Passed Glucose test. Beautiful new pics!
Update 11/13: Husband felt baby for first time!
Update 10/25: OB appt went well. One pound weight gain overall. HB still in 140s. Next appointment is 11/22 for US and glucose test.
Update 10/4: Got the call that all genetic testing came back negative. No further testing recommended. Thank the Lord!
Update 9/27: Anatomy u/s. All is well. Saw baby and a 3D photo. Baby is 9 ounces and 6 inches. Decided to wait on sex so it's sealed in an envelope and safely tucked away... somewhere.
Update 9/13: Finally picked up baby's heartbeat and movement on home doppler. Now the wait between appointments won't be so long! 11 more days til I see my little love bug. It's been almost two months.
Update 8/25: Heard the heartbeat for the first time. Music to my ears. Beating strong. All is well. NT scan looked great. Next appointment is 9/27
Update 8/9: NT scan. Results in another week. Got a beautiful new pic. Actually looks like a tiny human now. So sweet. I'm in LOVE.
Update 7/28: Met our new OB today. She was fabulous. Very thorough and also sensitive to all we'd been through. Talked through the pregnancy and got to see my beautiful little one again on the big screen. Perfection! NT scan in two weeks; next OB appt in four.
Update 7/19: 9 week u/s showed tiny arms waving around and a heartbeat fluttering at 175 bpm. New best day EVER!
Update 7/7: Saw a beautiful little heart today just flickering away at 140 bpm. Best day EVER!
Update 6/30: Got beta from Monday's u/s. 17000+. Perhaps I should stop stressing so much... can't help it though!
Update 6/28: First u/s. Totally uneventful. Measured 5w6d. Didn't see much. Next appt is 7/7
Update 6/21: Beta 2000. 1st ultrasound is 6/28
Update 6/18: BFP! Beta is 600.
Update 6/13: hpt is POSITIVE. First ever!
TTC for 18 months. 4 failed IUIs. Currently in 2ww for IVF after transferring 2 embies day 5. Froze 5.
That's great news!! We used up our last 2 frozen back in November but no luck, so if it happens naturally it will be a miracle, lol!! I'm sure she would love a sibling, there are so many of us in the same pool trying for # 2!!
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