Log In Sign Up

i had my baby girl!!!


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 [email protected].

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!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2005 Birth Stories LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
September 22nd, 2005, 01:27 AM
LisaLisaBoBisa's Avatar you...don't...want me?O.o
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Oregon
Posts: 14,787
Send a message via Yahoo to LisaLisaBoBisa
So wednesday the7th i wake up at 2 in the morning with his horrible pain in my back it was the same pain i had a couple days earlier so i thought ok Ariana moved weird and shes just pushing on something and it will go away so im up on my hands and knees for 3 hours before i wake up Ian crying telling him i think we need to go to tripler i didnt wanna go for no reason so he went to work and said if i still had the pain at breakfast time we would go so he gets back and im still haivng the same pain except its getting worse so we throw all the bags and stuff we had packed for when i go into labor in the car and head to tripler on the way my pain is getting worse and by the time i get to tripler i could barely walk to make it to L&D they put me in the NST room right away and im having contractions every 1-3 minutes and i start throwing up they check my cervix and im 2cm dialted and 50% effaced so they think im going in to preterm labor give me an iv then give me a cathedar to see if i had a UTI kidney infection or kidney stones they all do a pap smear to check for any signs of an infection everything came back negative so after being monitored for 8 hours they give me some benadryl and tell me to come back if it gets worse so all wednesday night im up in pain so ian goes to work thursday and by 9 im throwing up again cause it hurts so bad so i call him and we go back to tripler they monitor me again tell me they think its a pulled muscle give me some muscle relaxer told me to go home and take it and go straight to bed and that it would knock me out so fast to make sure i took it when i was already laying down so i take it and 3 hours later im still wide awake in pain so Ian calls and tells them the muscle relaxer is helping at all the doctor heres me screaming in the background and told him to take me in right away to get admitted and that i needed to be put on morphin so i can sleep cause they said i was stressing the baby out too much and was going to cause myself to go into labor so from thursday night to monday morning im in bed on morphin the doctors came in every morning asked me how the pain was i told them the same they said ok well we're going to go and talk to this doctor and then never came back. I was getting so depressed then monday morning i got all new doctors they decide that i need to get an amniocentysis (Sp?) where they stick the the needle in my belly and pull out fluids to see if babys lungs are mature well they werent mature so then they decide to do a ct scan ct scan came back normal so then tuesdad the doctor comes in and tells me theyre going to give me steroids to mature Arianas lungs and induce me thursday morning. Thursday morning comes and of course L&D is completely full so then friday at 3 in the morning they come in my room wake me up and tell us to pack our stuff to go to L&D. They start the pitocin at 4 they gave me way too much and i was 2 cm dialted but having contractions every minute with no break in between so they stick this balloon thing up me to make me dialte to 4 cm then after im 4 they give me an epidural. By 8 that night i was 8cm dialated and the epidrual had worn off completely. I felt like i needed to push so bad and everytime i had a contraction i would start to throw up which would make me push. The nurse was a real B*tch and kept yelling at me telling me to stop pushing and that i was acting like a baby she thought i was pushing on purpose when i wasnt so after 2 and a half hours of that i felt like i needed to go to the bathroom real bad so the doctor checked me and i was 10 cm dialted so she told me to start pushing and for the nurse to call her when the babys head starts crowning so after pushing for an hour and 20 min Arianas head starts crowing the doctor comes in at 11:45 gets ready and Ariana was born 13 minutes later 2 min before midnight. She came out sides ways facing my thigh so i got a really deep second degree tear it took the doctor an hour to sew me up. Ariana did awesome though her apgar was a 8-9 only thing they saw wrong was when she first came out she was a little blue. She weighed 6lbs12oz and was 18 inches long. They said shes really big for only being 36 weeks old they thought she was going to be less than 5lbs. So since she was way above 5lbs and everything looked good she didnt have to go to the NICU. Shes doing good my boobs are really big so i was having a hard time getting her to latch on so now im pumping and feeding her my breastmilk. My milk came in all the way yesterday and i can pump 4oz out in 10 min. Well thats about it oh and the minute she came out my backpain went away so i dont know if she was laying weird or what but it was her causing me all this pain. Here are a few pictures


Ariana 2 hours after she was born


Ariana wrapped as a little burrito hehe


Ariana the day we came home from the hospital
__________________



Reply With Quote
  #2  
September 22nd, 2005, 05:23 AM
heathernoel's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Maitland, Florida
Posts: 9,385
Congrats! She is beautiful, and what a great size! Here's to a speedy recovery!
__________________
my thanks to Claire1979 for the awesome siggy!!
Reply With Quote
  #3  
September 22nd, 2005, 06:20 AM
baccalynnwv's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: West Virginia
Posts: 5,232
congrats.. beautiful baby!
__________________
Becca

<div align="center"></div>

<div align="center">Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it. Proverbs 22:6</div>
Reply With Quote
  #4  
September 22nd, 2005, 06:57 AM
Shalini's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: New York, NY
Posts: 4,899
Congratulations !! Wow, that was a rough labor ... your baby is so precious !!! So isn't she the first October girl baby !!! yaaay !!!
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #5  
September 22nd, 2005, 07:10 AM
*Danielle*'s Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Michigan
Posts: 3,294
What a crazy week and a half! Your baby is precious!
__________________

Thank you BAM for my great siggy

Reply With Quote
  #6  
September 22nd, 2005, 07:10 AM
~Cupcake~'s Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 14,294
Congrats! She is gorgeous!!!!!!!!!!!!
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #7  
September 22nd, 2005, 07:14 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 3,627
Awww! What a beautiful little girl! Congratualtions!!
Reply With Quote
  #8  
September 22nd, 2005, 07:24 AM
crystalclear's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Georgia
Posts: 19,859
Send a message via MSN to crystalclear
She's absolutely precious! Congrats!!
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #9  
September 22nd, 2005, 07:25 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Birmingham, AL
Posts: 2,323
congrats she is an adorable baby girl...
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #10  
September 22nd, 2005, 07:47 AM
Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 13,269
She's beautiful! Congrats!!!
Reply With Quote
  #11  
September 22nd, 2005, 07:54 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Texas
Posts: 1,366
Send a message via AIM to Lamp1971 Send a message via Yahoo to Lamp1971
She's beautiful! Congratulations!
__________________
...Kara
(needs a new siggie)
Reply With Quote
  #12  
September 22nd, 2005, 07:56 AM
Frelle's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 6,869
Send a message via ICQ to Frelle Send a message via AIM to Frelle Send a message via Yahoo to Frelle
congratulations! Patty and the moos sends her congrats too!
__________________

Thank you BAM for my signature!!

Reply With Quote
  #13  
September 22nd, 2005, 08:10 AM
Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 776
Wow congrats! Sorry you had to go through all that crap with the docs, but your baby girl is gorgeous
Reply With Quote
  #14  
September 22nd, 2005, 08:26 AM
little_hunnyb's Avatar Super Mommy
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 573
Send a message via AIM to little_hunnyb Send a message via MSN to little_hunnyb Send a message via Yahoo to little_hunnyb
Wow great job mom!!! she is adorable and thank god for women who have patience during labor I woud have had to tell someone to get me a different nurse...you did great...
__________________
~*Missy*~
Wife, mom, daughter, sister and friend
Step-mom to Selene 12 years old
Mom to Sirus 3 years old
Soon to be mom ???
I am hoping for a girl!
6 weeks & 3 days pregnant
Reply With Quote
  #15  
September 22nd, 2005, 08:42 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 2,530
Congratulations.

I had one of those miserable nurses once. If you can remember her name you should write and complain to the hospital about her. There are things they can do to help with involuntary pushing and she should have been doing them!

Sounds like your milk supply will be excellent! If your baby is having trouble latching on make sure to see a lactation consultant ASAP -- Getting starting with a good latch is the key to breastfeeding success. Using the pump to soften the nipple a little then trying to latch is probably better than a full pumping session then bottle-feeding.
__________________
Mary Beth

<a href="http://www.TickerFactory.com/">
</a>
Reply With Quote
  #16  
September 22nd, 2005, 11:11 AM
Corey's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Indiana
Posts: 2,547
Send a message via Yahoo to Corey
Oh, i'm so happy for you!! congratulations! she's gorgeous!!!
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #17  
September 22nd, 2005, 11:16 AM
Kelly's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 21,788
What a BEAUTIFUL baby! She is precious!
__________________


Reply With Quote
  #18  
September 22nd, 2005, 11:34 AM
Madeline410's Avatar Maddie
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Twin Cities, Minnesota
Posts: 48,199
Send a message via Yahoo to Madeline410
What a DOLL!!! She is soo cute!!! don't give up on breastfeeding.. I've heard it can take a long time to establish it. Don't be discouraged. CONGRATS!!!!!
__________________



95% of kids aren't in their car seats safely.
Click here to see how your child should look!


A rear-facing child is 75% less likely to die in a crash. Click here to learn more!

Are you installing your car seats correctly?
to watch my installation videos,
click HERE!

Reply With Quote
  #19  
September 22nd, 2005, 11:52 AM
Mommy2B&R's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Green Bay, WI
Posts: 2,636
yay! babies comin all over the place!!! i'm so excited for you! i bet you can't put her down! lol. congrats!
__________________



Reply With Quote
  #20  
September 22nd, 2005, 04:04 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Washington State
Posts: 1,853
Send a message via Yahoo to SarahEB21
Congratulations! Wow, what a story! Good luck with your little one, she's gorgeous.
__________________


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 01:23 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0