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Thanks for the congratulations everyone! I'm so happy that he's finally here . I was really starting to lose it. I feel (almost) like myself again!
I'll write out my whole birth story later, but the short of it is that I went to an appointment at 10am Tuesday to confirm that my water had broken. It had, so they wanted me to go to L&D right away for an induction. It actually had been leaking for at least a week, but I had no idea. I was about 4cm dilated.
By the time we got to the hospital and settled in it was about 1:30pm. I was feeling a few contractions, but nothing major. At around 2:30, they started pitocin and I walked around for an hour before getting consistent contractions. Around 3:30 they broke my water, which is really when things started to pick up. At 6:15 things were really intense, got checked, and I was 7cm. Super bummed. Maybe 5 minutes later I was feeling like I needed to push and was 10 cm. 12 minutes, and about 5 pushes, later he was born .
Ezra James born at 6:42pm, 9lbs 2oz
Levi loves him already! It's so cute.
ETA: Sorry for no updates Paula! I was so jittery after they told me I was being induced that instead of sending the text to you, I deleted your number!
Last edited by monica8; March 31st, 2011 at 10:40 AM.
YAY!!!!! I've been dying to see pics!! He's so cute and chubby!! I love a rolly polly baby! He looks like Levi, a lot. I thought he would from the u/s pics!
No problem about the updates, I'm just glad we found out.
I'm so happy for you guys!!
Last edited by ~Paula~; March 31st, 2011 at 01:25 PM.