Thursday, March 18, 2010

Waiting, wishing.

We're still waiting on a number of things.

One: Granny's passing. She actually seems to be coping really well at hospice. The night I saw her before she was admitted to hospice, she was in the worst shape I've ever seen. She was miserable. I thought she wouldn't make it through the night, to be honest. But hospice has livened her right back up. It's a relief, actually. I still realize her passing will happen soon, but I am glad she is feeling like her old self during these final days.

Two: The arrival of Smush. Went to the doctor yesterday ... still 2 centimeters dilated. Which is a bummer, because that's where I was a week ago. No progress, despite being kept up all night with contractions. I'm 38 weeks and some odd days today. So basically, it's GO TIME, Smush.

Here is a picture. I decided to be gutsy and take one of my bare belly, just in case (I hope) it's the last one for this pregnancy. WARNING: It's really white. It might scare and/or cause blindness.


38 weeks.

And an extra fun one. I tried to be all artsy and take one from above and it kinda worked. I like it.


Please bless my next post will be a birth announcement ... one can only mop their floor so many times before going crazy.

6 comments:

  1. C'mon Smush! The last few days of pregnancy are so hard! Hopefully it'll be soon! Good luck! :)

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  2. I think the last three weeks of pregnancy are actually the longest a woman will ever face.

    Come on out Smush! We can't wait to meet you!

    Cutest belly I have seen, love the pictures.

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  3. My belly is just as white :) Here's hoping for soon!

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  4. aawww so cute i love pregnancy. After about 4 weeks i started missing my big ol' self. I found it was alot easier than having to pack up the diaper bag snd stuff. I hope your next one has baby pictures.

    Seeing that your wanting a VBAC i would like to hear your story just cause that's what i'm looking forward to on my next.

    Good luck girl

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  5. Remember the last couple weeks are designed to make you willing to do ANYTHING to get that kiddo out! Crossing my fingers he comes soon, (and safely VBAC!)

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  6. so cute!! I"m following you now!!

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