Mi Familia!!

Mi Familia!!
Roscoe, Sophia, & Emily(across top) and then I think you can figure out the rest!

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

A quickie!

This is going to be a super quickie, just wanted to say that the baby is not breech and has THE.MOST.ADORABLE.TOES.EVER!! : )
The sonogram went well, and we also found out that even though I still have about a month to go the baby is already weighing in at 7 pounds and 5 ounces!
So, I guess that we don't have to worry about the baby being too small anymore either!
I know that the baby still has time to move around, but hopefully will stay in the downward position. The daily contractions that I have been having for awhile now are starting to get much more intense. Don't get too excited... this happened last time for the last month or so too... but it is still a constant reminder that very soon this little one will be joining us in the outside world here... and I am getting sooooo excited about it! : )
The placenta has gotten very big in there... but is obviously not impeding the growth of this little person in the least! The measurements were all on target EXCEPT for the belly... which was measuring in at 39 weeks and 4 days!! The rest were all right around 36 weeks. I asked why the belly was so big and the tech just smiled... "that's because that's where they store the extra fat!" So it looks like it might be a little buddha baby... but that's not such a bad thing. Now I have to wonder.. will this baby end up being bigger than my last? (I hope not since he was 9 lb 12.5 oz)Or will it settle down and slow down on the crazy growth? I guess only time will tell!
I just noticed how many exclamation points, I've used in this post... so I am going to stop and go to bed. Can you tell I am getting excited about this impending birth? : )
Good night all!
Today I am thankful that the baby is in a good position for birth.
I am grateful (that although there were questions throughout this pregnancy) that this baby has been getting everything it needed to grow and thrive in there! : )

9 comments:

5thsister said...

Hooray! Chubby toes and a Buddha belly! Could you ask for anything more? I'm getting more and more excited for you.

Willoughby said...

Great news! Can't wait to see your little bundle of joy!

ChristineM said...

That wonderful! Won't be long now! :)

Raoulysgirl said...

Countdown has begun!!! Baby Buddha is in position!!!

Lissaloo said...

Hurray! Chubby babies are so darn cute! Sounds like you are almost ready to go, glad to hear all is wonderful :)

Chicago Mom said...

Glad to hear the baby isn't breech, I'll pray it stays that way!
My doc kept saying I was measuring big and that the baby would be huge, but she ended up being a totally normal 8 lbs. 3 oz.

Tattoos and Teething Rings said...

I love chubby babies!! Have you found out what the sex is or are you waiting to be surprised? Or do you know and not wanna share?

blueviolet said...

Woohoo!!! I'm so excited for you!!! I can't wait to see the little doll!

Marcia Tullous said...

Yay! This is wonderful news. Rest while you can.

Love,
Marcia