Mama's advice for my prego girl

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Over Due

The due date was updated to August 24th. That was yesterday and mom is very uncomfortable. If baby is not here by the 29th the doctor will induce labor.
Everything is ready - car seat in the car, bassinet is assembled, both grandmothers are in town, baby clothes are washed, and bags for the hospital are packed.

Now we wait

Friday, August 9, 2013

The Last Month!

Baby Bajaj is due in 18 days!

Mom is doing great and she has had three baby showers and has one virtual shower (skyping in to a Florida family) to go. She has the car seat, pediatrician, and day care selected! The nursery is ready! Grandmothers and Great Grandmother have travel plans!

Friday, April 5, 2013

Week 19


The 19th week ultra sound showed us the sex of the baby. They got a good look and said that she is a 10 oz. baby girl.
Mama has begun registering for little girl things at:

Buy Buy Baby

Babies R Us

and Target

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

2nd Trimester!

 2nd Trimester! 14 weeks

Mom is feeling a bit of relief from the 1st trimester nausea.

 Pregnancy Exercises -Strengthen your abs and pelvic floor to prepare for delivery
Next doctor appointment will include prenatal testing and possibly an ultrasound that will determine the sex of the baby.

Monday, February 11, 2013

12 weeks

Another doctor visit -Dad was there to see the ultrasound, checks for abnormalities with ultrasound, blood and urine tests. Baby reflexes working great - when the doctor pushed on belly the baby squirmed and held out a hand.

12 weeks - size of a plum

Monday, January 28, 2013

Our Inch Worm

The 1st doctor's visit showed one baby about 1 inch long.

The official due date is August 27, 2013.

Friday, January 18, 2013

The 1st Doctor's Visit

What might happen?
-Listen for the heartbeat
-Due date confirmation
-1st ultrasound (may be vaginal)

Things to discuss
-Family history -
    preterm labor (grandmother (twins late pregnancy), aunts & mom (4-5 months)
    diabetes (maternal grandfather, great grandmother, mother's cousin)
-What tests will I need?
-Previous injury complication
-Dealing with nausea
-When should I be concerned/call doctor
-List for forbidden foods & best foods
-Prescription for prenatal vitamins
-Insurance coverage
-Future appointment schedule - Important dates for dad to attend