Log In Sign Up

Been awhile...


Forum: May 2013 Playroom

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Like Tree12Likes
  • 8 Post By Purrrrrrr
  • 1 Post By Sapphera
  • 1 Post By miss britt
  • 1 Post By MrsNHigh
  • 1 Post By EverydayJoy

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To May 2013 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
February 27th, 2013, 02:18 PM
Purrrrrrr's Avatar Semi-crunchy Mommy
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Georgia
Posts: 1,715
Hey y'all, it's been awhile since I've updated about my pregnancy. I decided to start keeping a blog about it since having to describe in detail the ups and downs to friends and family was getting tiresome, but I realized I haven't said anything about it here. The link's in my sig if you want the total 411.

Yesterday, I turned 28 weeks and had my last appointment with the perinatologist! My bleed measured 11cm (about the size of an orange) 2 weeks after I started bleeding at the end of November... I still have no idea how big it was before then and I'm kind of scared to imagine it. I'm happy to say, it's down to a tiny 2cm (about the size of a postage stamp! I'm released from bed rest and the peri's care, but told I still don't need to be doing any lifting and stuff like that.

Better still, it hasn't damaged the placenta or the baby!

The baby's measuring within a day of my due date, so pretty much, right on schedule! I'm still really in shock. I wasn't expecting to make it this far and I can't even wrap my head about the fact that this bleed didn't destroy the placenta.

I'm not religious, but by god, I can't deny a miracle when it looks me right in the face... or the inside of the stomach, rather. Before I get all over-emotional and weepy, lemme say, thanks to everyone who said a little prayer for me because it truly seems to have been answered.
__________________


My Boring Blog
Reply With Quote
  #2  
February 27th, 2013, 03:06 PM
Sapphera's Avatar NTNP Host
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Calgary, AB
Posts: 1,952
I'm so so so glad to hear that the bleed has gotten so small after being so awful, and so much the better to hear about the healthy placenta and baby!!!!

Hopefully the last bit of the pregnancy for you will be completely uneventful - you've had enough during the first 2/3!
Purrrrrrr likes this.
__________________
Michelle & David - WTTC with PCOS
DD - Kaia, May 9, 2013
NTNP #2
Reply With Quote
  #3  
February 27th, 2013, 05:26 PM
Veteran
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Ohio
Posts: 480
That is such great news!! I bet that is like a weight off of your shoulders! I'm so glad to hear your little guy is doing great even after sharing his space for a while
Purrrrrrr likes this.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #4  
February 27th, 2013, 07:42 PM
MrsNHigh's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Texas
Posts: 1,654
That wonderful! The universe works in mysterious and amazing ways!
Purrrrrrr likes this.
__________________



Nichole
Reply With Quote
  #5  
February 28th, 2013, 08:26 AM
EverydayJoy's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Pacific NW
Posts: 6,648
That's so amazing! I had read your blog after you'd done the initial post describing the bleed and all, and I would not have expected to hear that it's almost gone and that you're off bed rest, either. That's something like a miracle in my opinion, too! I'm so glad you're off bed rest and can have a "normal" end of your pregnancy, and most of all, likely carry this little one to term and not have to spend weeks in the NICU. Hooray!!!!
Purrrrrrr likes this.
__________________


Little Bud: Blooming in Heaven 1.24.12
Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:39 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0