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28 Week Update

How Far Along
28 weeks 3 days

Size of Babe
2.20 lbs. Baby is the size of an eggplant.

Mild heartburn, occasional achy hip (my legs are slightly disproportioned and gave me grief pre-pregnancy so this was pretty unavoidable), a lot of burping! 290 more words


Part Three

The first few weeks of being home I was surprisingly in good spirits. In order for me to feel that way I had to have a plan. 1,352 more words

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Part Six

The first few weeks of having Jonathan home are kind of a blur now. It was like all of the anxieties and worries you feel with a newborn were hyped up on steroids. 2,117 more words

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Part Five

The only way I was able to make it through that summer was from all of the help that I received. Russ, was so supportive and such a strength for me. 1,316 more words

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Part Four

Mid July Jonathan’s doctor called me and said that his labs had come back that morning showing that Jonathan was anemic and needed a blood transfusion. 1,824 more words

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Part Two

I woke up the next day honestly, feeling really good. I had to stay on oxygen for a little bit in the morning just until the local anesthesia was completely out of my system. 1,165 more words

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Part Seven

It’s almost been a year since Jonathan was born. That just seems crazy. It feels like he’s been in our family much longer than that. As I look back on this year, on this journey I’ve been on, I can see why it seems like it’s been much longer than a year. 159 more words

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