Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Gosh I Suck!

My grand plans of blogging went out the window. Shit happens. 

If you didn't hear, we had a baby! Actually a lot of shit has happened, but that is exciting and makes me happy. 

Rhys was born on February 19th weighing in at 9 pounds 14 ounces. He was 23" long. As much as I didn't want a repeat cesarean, thats what I had. My OB wanted me to have him on 2/9, but I wanted to try for a VBAC. My due date (according to my OB) was 2/16 (I still say 2/24.) If I had a cesarean, I wanted him to be born after his due date. I wanted him to have a chance. 

With Bug, he never budged, and was born via emergency cesarean after 36 hours of labor and 3 of pushing. I was miserable after, and had PPD. I knew that if I didn't go into labor on my own, I didn't want to be induced. I couldn't go through the labor/delivery from hell again. 

Long story short, on my due date Rhys was high, and there were no signs of him leaving. I wanted some control, so a cesarean was scheduled. 

To be continued...


  1. Congrats!!! I had a scheduled C my baby was breech. It sucks but sounds better than hours of labor pushing and and emergency C. Sounds like you made the right call! Glad everyone is healthy and happy!

  2. Yay! You're back to blogging!

  3. Nothing wrong with that, especially after what you went through with Bug. I'm glad everyone is doing well. Congrats on your new baby boy!! I hope Bug loves being a big brother.