Oct 26, 2011

Abigail Elizabeth Thurber

Abby was born October 18, 2011. She weighed 7 lb 13oz and was 20.5 inches.
I was induced early in the morning just after 6:00am. I was already dilated to a 2-3 when we started. It took 2 1/2 hours to move to 5-6. After being in at the stage for 10-15 min I started feeling pressure and felt like maybe I should start pushing soon. The nurse checked me again and I had moved to an 8. She called my midwife (who got here amazingly fast). My midwife checked me and I was a 10. YAY! Well kind of...it was all very painful. Anyway, they all got suited up and I started pushing. 3-4 pushes and she was out. Born 10:06am. Just around 4 hours after being induced. It was quite the experience. I didn't get an epidural. Doing it naturally was a very different experience. I would never suggest that someone do it that way, but if you chose to know that you can do it!

Here are some pictures!


ellen said...

She needs a pink Red Sox hat!

Nikki Devey said...

Thanks for being so real about not loving a natural birth. I'm glad it didn't take very long! How does Talmage like her?

Lacey Voris said...

congrats! she is beautiful!

Sarah and Wes said...

Congratulations!! She's gorgeous!! I love her name too.

Sarah said...

She's gorgeous!! Congratulations you guys


Love the name Abigail

Courtney J said...

Yay! You're lucky for such a short labor, I will pray to take after you:) Congrats mama!

Alice said...

Accessories & jewelry
Accessoires Sac louis vuitton
Boite de produit
boucle chanel
boucle juicy
boucle louis vuitton
boucle vivienne
bracelet chanel
bracelet juicy
bracelet links
bracelet louis vuitton
bracelet vivienne
collier chanel
collier juicy
collier louis vuitton
collier vivienne
main bracelet chanel
Porte cles chanel
Porte cles louis vuitton