I found this in a community and thought I'd just post it here where people are more likely to care about my answers! 

TELL US ABOUT YOUR KID(S)
1. AGES?
4 months

2. Name?
Lorelai Rose


3. Birthday?
September 28, 2007

4. Time of birth?
11:41 PM

5. How long did labor last?
from the time contractions started 18 hours, but we didnt' even go to the hospital until about 15 hours into it...i laboured at home with my doula!

6. Who was in the room when baby was born?
eddie, my doula, my mom, my sister, and my step-mom ended up in there at just the right time!

7. How long did you push?
maybe 20 minutes?

8. Weight?
6 pounds, 12.5 ounces

9. Length?
19 inches?

10. Any hair?
tons! and it looked black with blonde highlights!

11. Who does baby look like?
I think it's a good mix. but people say she looks like me more often than eddie.

12. Be honest...how much weight did you gain while pregnant?
honestly? i LOST 30!! and than 10 more by the time i went home to the hospital! I LOVE pregnancy!

13. Was baby early or late?
she came about 5 days before my due date.


14. Who drove you home from the hospital?
eddie

15. How many baby showers did you have?
2

16. When did baby start sleeping through the night?
she first did it at about 3 months, but she isn't regular at it yet.

17. Did you breastfeed?
yep

18. Who keeps your baby the most?
me, i'm a stay at home mommy!

19. When do you wanna have another?
not sure.

20. How did you pick the name?
cause it's pretty and not too common.

21. How did you know when it was time to go to hospital?
I don't think I knew. I had been laboring at home for hours, and just woke up from a nap. My doula thought maybe we should, but she left it up to me. I wasn't sure, but I was ready for something to happen, so we went. Thank God we did, cause she came FAST once we got there!

22. Anyone spend the night with you first night home?
nope.

23.Did you cry the first time you held your baby?
I didn't, but if they had left her in my arms for about 5 more seconds I probably would have.

24. Where was the baby born?
Crestview, FL

25. Did you video tape the birth?
Yep. I didn't think I'd want to, but did it any way because I can always delete the tape, but you can't change your mind and record it once it's over! I'm glad I did.

 

 

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