Category Archives: Fetus Ford

Due Date

Well, today is the due date, and I don’t think Baby Girl Ford is going to make her appearance today.  I was wondering if she was going to be punctual like her mom or late like her dad, and I … Continue reading

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Sunny Side Up?

At my 39.5 week appt last week, they told me they think the baby is “sunny side up” or in the occiput posterior position, or “facing up.”  Here’s a visual.  She could still rotate, and I am not sure they … Continue reading

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Fool me once . . .

Sunday night I had contactions 10 minutes apart for 3 hours!  I thought, THIS IS IT – my kid’s birthday will most likely be July 19th.  The adrenaline was going.  I thought, should I vacuum?  Should I start loading the car?  And … Continue reading

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Things are happening

I’ve been feeling like things are happening for a week or so now, probably even longer.  Due date is a week from this coming up Monday. Four out of six of these things are complete: http://www.americanpregnancy.org/labornbirth/signsoflabor.html I won’t go into … Continue reading

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Just About Ready

It’s amazing how quickly I went from NOT BEING READY to feeling pretty comfortable with being almost ready. I had a baby shower the last weekend in June, and had such a good time with some close friends and family.  … Continue reading

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Being Aware of the Quiet Moments

Over the past week or so, I’ve been really aware of the quiet moments.  And of the types of situations I probably won’t be in again for some time.  I hesitate to list them, because it feels like I’m listing … Continue reading

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How Many Weeks?

I was counting my weeks on Fridays.  The doctor’s office was counting my weeks on Mondays, and they were a little bit ahead of me. So, since we’re getting close, I’ve decided to get in line with how they are … Continue reading

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