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Was I ashamed of my pregnancy?

I didn’t post any picture of my ultrasounds or belly pic or anything like because I felt those things should has been a little bit more private. 159 more words

The first time I saw his tiny face ...

One of the local medical colleges were in need of ultrasound models for their students’ final evaluation licensing.  I was more than happy to volunteer to be an ultrasound model, not only to assist future technicians, but also to also have Ace’s vitals checked and to get to see him! 63 more words

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Fourth Ultrasound: 3D & Video

We almost didn’t even bother with the idea of a 3D ultrasound until Aunt Missy, yet again, came to the rescue & told us about an inexpensive & relatively local office that performed them! 59 more words


Ultrasounds: Convenience? Useful? Damaging?

 “Avoiding ultrasounds is a gift to your mental health in that it may just liberate you to experience the pregnancy for what it is, rather than to jump from one externalized nail-biting milestone to another.” 6 more words


Fifth Ultrasound

We went to have what was most likely our final ultrasound done & it was great to see his little face again! He was moving around like crazy, as usual, but the nurse was able to get a fantastic shot of his face! 25 more words


Chronicles of a Forty Something Preggo, Continued - First Trimester

I’m sure everyone has a story about their first trimester, all of us with some intricate mix of varying degrees of comedy, misery and action. I’d love to commiserate with all of those who have had really difficult first trimesters, where they spent the majority of their days at the porcelain throne in the bathroom. 2,516 more words


Well imagine that!

After giving us a hard time at the first ultrasound, Heidi popped back in to the OBGYN for a scan to see if they could find the sex. 15 more words