Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Wiener Confirmation!

Last Thursday we had an awesome 19 week ultrasound!  I apologize for taking so long to post this but after our appointment I was just so happy I never got to the computer to type this up.  The ultrasound confirmed that we’ll be welcoming a baby boy in May!  It also gave me an incredible Christmas present, my placenta previa cleared!!!  So, as would be expected, Blue and I celebrated all weekend…

Little Man is going to be tall, you could tell he had really long legs in the ultrasound, the tech also said that he’s measuring 6 days ahead for crown to rump length (which is the measurement they usually use for dating the pregnancy.)  Early on he consistently measured 3 days ahead on CRL but since 12 weeks he has been growing like crazy!

Somehow finding out he is a boy makes this whole pregnancy thing feel more real.  We’ve started serious talks about names and think we’ve come to an agreement but I still have a few little hang ups.  Our plan is to call him by his name (secretly) for the next few weeks and see if it sticks.  I have to admit that I’m having a hard time not calling him little man though, that seems to fit the best of anything!

This week I promise a 20 week post complete with belly pictures and another post all about the fact that we’ll no longer be having a planned C-section and why that terrifies me. 

9 comments:

  1. I can't wait to see you and put my hands on your tummy and have a good long talk with that perfect little man of yours!

    You know... as soon as you and Blue decide you've had enough "celebrating"! ;)

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  2. Congrats on your baby boy!!! :)

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  3. Haha, thanks girls! The word son makes this all seem surreal...

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  4. Yay, congrats!!! So, is this lil man going to be your Lincoln that you always dreamed of??! :)

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  5. Congrats!!! I can tell you...having a boy is fabulous! (And I am still calling Ian my "little man," even though he's been here for three weeks already). I'm so excited for you. P.S. So glad to hear the placenta previa cleared.

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  6. What great news! I have to say, I liked seeing that somebody else says "wiener" - I'm just not mature enough to use official medical terms, especially for babies...

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