Thursday, August 11, 2011

Lil D's Journey

These are the Dr milestones that we experienced with Lil D and her journey from time of conception:

9/30/2010: LMP a/k/a last menstrual period.

12/01/2010: 9 week Dr appointment and 1st U/S. Dr confirmed there was a sweet pea growing and we heard heartbeat for the first time.

01/03/2011: 13 week Dr appointment and heard heartbeat.

01/31/2011: 17 week Dr appointment and heard heartbeat.

02/21/2011: 21 week Dr appointment and 2nd U/S. We found out baby is a GIRL! All baby parts looked great, but she was in an odd position, so we have to go back to finish check-up.

03/11/2011: 23 week Dr appointment and 3rd U/S. Dr confirmed it was a GIRL and finished check-up of baby parts! Everything looked great.

04/08/2011: 27 week Dr appointment. Completed 1 hour glucose tolerance test. Found out a few days later that I failed...barely.

04/18/2011: 28 week Lab only appointment. Completed 3 hour glucose tolerance test. Found out a few days later that I passed. Yay!

05/02/2011: 30 week Dr appointment at new clinic. We switched clinics because we moved.

05/16/2011: 32 week Dr appointment and heard heartbeat.

05/31/2011: 34 week Dr appointment and heard heartbeat.

06/07/2011: 35 week Dr appointment. Completed Group B Strep Test and blood was taken to check Hemoglobin. Also uterus was checked and no progress had been made or even started.

06/14/2011: 36 week Dr appointment. Group B Strep Test came back negative and hemoglobin came back great. Yay! Uterus was checked and still no progress.

06/21/2011: 37 week Dr appointment. Uterus was checked and Dr determined I was 75% effaced and 1cm dilated. Finally progress had started!

06/26/2011: Hailey Jo was born 11 days early!

Check back for her birth story soon.