Archive for August, 2005

3-Day Well-Baby Checkup

Monday, August 8th, 2005

Jules had his 3-day checkup this morning and everything went very well. He’s put on an ounce since he was discharged from the hospital, head measuring right on track at 14 inches, is only very mildly yellow around the edges so it looks like we won’t have to contend with jaundice (go boob juice!) and […]

Julien Exploring the World

Monday, August 8th, 2005

This was taken on August 6th, not long after we came home from the hospital. Julien settled in on my maternity, now nursing pillow and just checked things out, very calmly.

Mug Shot

Monday, August 8th, 2005

Here’s Julien’s mug shot from the hospital. He’s all zen-buddha-like in the pose because he wouldn’t sit still and look straight at the camera. Hee.

Birth Story!

Saturday, August 6th, 2005

Warning – this is a birth story and rather graphic. Julien Robert was born on August 4th, 2005 at 18:22pm about 7 hours from the onset of active labor. He weighed 7lbs 15oz and measured 20 3/4 inches. I had what some might call a textbook labor up until the actual delivery. The contractions that […]

Early Labor Take 2?

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2005

Contractions holding steady 10-15 minutes apart since lunchtime. Still not painful, but noticeably there and I keep feeling what I think of as dilation twinges. We stopped by Target to pick up some underwear for Vic and I went to the bathroom and had a very small amount of show on the tissue. This could […]

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