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sonata85's Pregnancy

My Due Date: May 1, 2020
I have given birth!
Age: 38 years old

Another little early bird! Healthy and feisty :)

It's A Boy!

Born on March 17, 2020 at 1:07am
Born at 33 weeks and 4 days

Weight: 3 lbs 1 oz
Length: 15 inches

Labour & Delivery
Delivery: Caesarean Section - Emergency
Pain Relief: Epidural - Full

Connor's Birth Story

I was admitted to the hospital on March 12 after the bloodflow through the umbilical cord looked bad. In addition to preeclampsia, the baby had IUGR and placental insufficiency. They also suspected a heart anomaly which luckily wasn’t the case. I was on continuous monitoring. The nurse woke me up at 12 A.M. on St. Patrick’s Day saying it was baby time. I wanted to get him to 37 weeks, but his heartrate kept dropping. I was prepped for surgery and throwing up everywhere because I was so nervous. The NICU team was ready, and I at least had time to get an epidural and be awake. My mom was there for the birth because of Coronavirus visitor restrictions. Connor is doing well in the NICU. We’re 5 hours away from home, and my husband is working from home and holding down the fort with our daughters. Taking things day by day! My milk came in on day 3, so I’m pumping what I can. Because baby has an IV in his umbilical cord, I haven’t gotten to hold him yet. I’m so looking forward to our first snuggle <3

Profile Comments for sonata85 (17)

Comment from Angela18 » Posted Jun. 21, 2020 1:11pm
Thinking of you and hoping you are well as well as your family and your new little man xo

Comment from sonata85 » Posted Mar. 31, 2020 11:33pm
Thanks, Starburstice!! Hope you’re doing well <3

Comment from starburstice » Posted Mar. 31, 2020 4:04am
Congratulations mama, praying you are both doing well! He's adorable!!! <3

Comment from sonata85 » Posted Mar. 26, 2020 2:10pm
Thanks so much, Mozart! I appreciate your prayers. Stay well and safe <3

Comment from Mozart » Posted Mar. 24, 2020 4:17am
Congratulations, my friend! I am relieved to see that both baby and you are well. I will be praying for God’s protection and His blessings upon this sweet little boy and your entire family.

Comment from sonata85 » Posted Mar. 22, 2020 11:08pm
Thank-you, ladies! He’s very active and alert for being so young.

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