UPDATE ON EVI – May 2, 2009

2 May

We finally have progress; I started having contractions Fri morning and contracted about 4 hrs. We went into L&D but were sent home b/c I wasn’t dilated any further.

Instead of going home, Aaron, Mom & I went to lunch and saw the new X-Men movie (It was good, not great.) After the movie, we headed home. I started having contractions every 10 min in the car. We spent a couple of hours hanging out at home and around 9:30pm I started having harder contractions about 5 min apart.

We got back to labor & delivery around 11pm; I was admitted and dilated 4cm and 100% effaced. I got my epidural at 1:40am, which was amazing b/c the contractions were getting really painful. Now it’s 8:25am Saturday and we are just waiting for the doctor to arrive and break my water and for Evi to appear.

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17 Responses to “UPDATE ON EVI – May 2, 2009”

  1. Sarah May 2, 2009 at 9:39 am #

    Oooooooooooo. I’m going to be checking this thing every five minutes. Praying for a gentle birth for you and Evi.

  2. Barbara May 2, 2009 at 9:44 am #

    Wow.

    Sending easy-quick-labour thoughts your way.

    xxx

  3. Antigone May 2, 2009 at 9:59 am #

    I can’t wait to hear the news!!

  4. Julia May 2, 2009 at 10:11 am #

    Delurking to say good luck! Hopefully you’re already holding your sweet baby girl. Can’t wait for an update.

  5. Becky May 2, 2009 at 10:24 am #

    HOORAY!!

  6. Bonny May 2, 2009 at 10:36 am #

    That is wonderful news! I can not wait to hear the update. Cheering for you from Indiana!!

  7. tash May 2, 2009 at 10:42 am #

    Yay, Evi! Waiting with you all.

  8. Kristin (kekis) May 2, 2009 at 12:05 pm #

    Who needs an induction date when a strong, little girl wants to meet her family? Hope the epi helped and everything goes smoothly from here. Can’t wait to see pics of Evi!

  9. Judy May 2, 2009 at 12:10 pm #

    ZOMG! Yay!!! Can’t wait to see her! Good luck! (though it’s 1pm there, I’m thinking she might be here already)

  10. meghan May 2, 2009 at 12:18 pm #

    yeah!! best wishes for a speedy delivery and a happy healthy little baby. Update us when you get a chance

  11. Jenifer May 2, 2009 at 12:23 pm #

    Oh my gosh, how exciting!!!!

  12. Jaime May 2, 2009 at 12:40 pm #

    Weeee 🙂
    Can’t wait.

  13. a May 2, 2009 at 1:20 pm #

    Hurray! I hope she comes quickly!

  14. jessica May 2, 2009 at 2:46 pm #

    How exciting! Wishing you all the best! Can’t wait to see pics of Evi!!!

  15. Bonny May 2, 2009 at 3:24 pm #

    I keep checking back. Is she here yet? I’m so excited for you. ((Hugs))

  16. brandy May 2, 2009 at 8:50 pm #

    This is so exciting! I can’t wait to hear how it goes. Wishing you all the best lovely!

  17. Beautiful Mess May 2, 2009 at 9:39 pm #

    How exciting! Can’t wait to “meet” the little beauty! Take care of yourselves!

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