July 18, 2018 is the day that my life changed forever. That was the day that my daughter was born. Today, for her one month birthday (no, we did not celebrate it or throw a party), I want to honor her with the story of my labor and delivery. I shared a short version of this on Facebook but now, ready or not, here it is…complete with pictures!
My due date was Sunday July 15th. I really hoped that she would arrive on that day so she could share a birthday with my great grandfather. I had a doctor appointment on Thursday July 12th. When she checked to see how dilated I was, she told me that I was 1 centimeter. I was bummed because the week before I was sitting at Continue reading