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calvingirl's Pregnancy

My Due Date: January 1, 2019
I have given birth!
Age: 44 years old
Location: Hampton, United States

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27 minutes ago » Posted a comment on a baby bump photo.
Forum Posts: 154
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Tags:  5th Pregnancy    High Risk Pregnancy    Multiple Miscarriages    Planning to Breastfeed    Planning to Cloth Diaper    Pregnant in my 40s    Rh Negative   

About Me

I'm 44 and DH is 42. I have one living son who is 22, and I have 4 stepchildren, ages 19, 18, 16, 10 and my newest daughter at 1 year old. They keep me on my toes and I love a big family..

I've been married for 5 yrs, and we tried to conceive for nearly 3 years after the stillbirth of our son, Oscar at 41 wks. We are so thankful for our Rainbow baby, Phoebe Elizabeth who ended up coming on her sister's birthday! Now I have two daughters born on Dec 13th.

My Birth Plan

Initial plan with the specialist is induction a day or two after Christmas if all is well, or if baby is slow to grow or placenta looks iffy, a week or so before Christmas. Now that I have gestational diabetes, pretty much all of December is a possibility - which will make it a hectic month. She might be induced early. I also have a daughter turning 17 on Dec 13th who might have to share her birthday week with her new sister, and my anniversary on the 5th, so wow -it's coming up so fast.
UPDATE: Her movement was slowing and her fluids dropping at the 37 wk mark, so we induced early and after 2 days, she arrived at 6am on Dec 13th - just in time for Christmas and the same day as her big sister. Totally screwed up her big sister's birthday plans, but she didn't mind and we made it up to her after Christmas when things settled down.

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Profile Comments for calvingirl (30)

Comment from ericalee2 » Posted Dec. 20, 2018 5:45pm
Oh my gosh! I don't know how I missed this announcement! CONGRATULATIONS!!! I am so so so happy to hear about the arrival of your healthy baby girl. Certainly the best Christmas gift ever. :) :) :) Welcome, Phoebe!!

Comment from adiggs » Posted Dec. 20, 2018 4:11am
Congratulations! She is just perfect. So beautiful! I know you are so relieved to have her here. Good job mama! <3

Comment from sonata85 » Posted Dec. 17, 2018 11:09pm
Not like you just pushed out a kid or anything, but I hope to see some family pic updates soon :) :) lol

Comment from chiirish » Posted Dec. 17, 2018 4:13pm
Congrats on your beautiful little girl. Good job Mama!!

Comment from Starmama14 » Posted Dec. 17, 2018 2:44pm
Congratulations! She's just beautiful!

Comment from FlamingoGirl13 » Posted Dec. 17, 2018 1:59pm
Congratulations!! So happy for you and your family. Glad baby girl arrived healthy and happy!!!

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